Apple patents granted on 16 February 2016

53 US patents granted on 16 February 2016 and assigned to Apple

1 D749,622 Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
2 D749,591 Housing for electronic device
3 D749,590 Housing plate
4 D749,563 Electronic device
5 D749,546 Audio speaker system
6 D749,460 Band attachment
7 D749,450 Band
8 9,265,084 Data buffering based on access stratum conditions in a call having both circuit-switched and packet-switched components
9 9,264,968 Device to device communications with carrier aggregation
10 9,264,862 Determining exit from a vehicle
11 9,264,823 Audio headset with automatic equalization
12 9,264,740 Methods and apparatus for error rate estimation
13 9,264,737 Error resilient transmission of random access frames and global coding parameters
14 9,264,661 Adaptive post-processing for mobile video calling system
15 9,264,659 Video conference network management for a mobile device
16 9,264,591 Comb drive and leaf spring camera actuator
17 9,264,492 System and method for peer-to-peer communication in cellular systems
18 9,264,464 Multi-network architecture for media data exchange
19 9,264,278 Robust scalable and adaptive frequency estimation and frequency tracking for wireless systems
20 9,264,234 Secure authentication of identification for computing devices
21 9,264,222 Precomputing internal AES states in counter mode to protect keys used in AES computations
22 9,264,066 Type conversion using floating-point unit
23 9,263,992 Class D amplifier with variable switching frequency
24 9,263,842 Method for assembling an electronic device
25 9,263,790 Structures for shielding and mounting components in electronic devices
26 9,263,618 Proximity sensor module with light reflector
27 9,263,426 PoP structure with electrically insulating material between packages
28 9,263,204 Self capturing and keyed mobile device button
29 9,263,203 In cable micro input devices
30 9,263,135 Programming schemes for 3-D non-volatile memory
31 9,263,018 System and method for modifying musical data
32 9,262,992 Multiple hardware paths for backlight control in computer systems
33 9,262,987 Compensation methods for display brightness change associated with reduced refresh rate
34 9,262,798 Parameter FIFO
35 9,262,684 Methods of image fusion for image stabilization
36 9,262,612 Device access using voice authentication
37 9,262,572 Fast and accurate capacitance checker
38 9,262,534 Recommender system for identifying a new set of media items responsive to an input set of media items and knowledge base metrics
39 9,262,362 Multi-cycle delay for communication buses
40 9,262,353 Interrupt distribution scheme
41 9,262,315 Uneven wear leveling in analog memory devices
42 9,262,194 Virtual machine communications
43 9,262,182 Dynamic parameter profiles for electronic devices
44 9,262,029 Multipoint touch surface controller
45 9,261,997 Touch regions in diamond configuration
46 9,261,984 Multi-button mouse
47 9,261,939 Memory power savings in idle display case
48 9,261,919 Dock with compliant connector mount
49 9,261,577 Estimating user device location in a wireless network
50 9,261,381 Systems and methods for transitioning between pedometer modes
51 9,261,380 Intelligent adjustment of map viewports at launch
52 9,259,904 Opaque thin film passivation
53 9,259,782 Temperature regulated melt crucible for cold chamber die casting