Apple patents granted on 16 July 2013

40 US patents granted on 16 July 2013 and assigned to Apple

1 D686,239 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
2 D686,218 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
3 D686,215 Electronic device
4 D686,210 Mouse
5 D686,205 Electronic device
6 8,490,198 Techniques for local personalization of content
7 8,490,012 Collaborative media production
8 8,490,002 Projected display shared workspaces
9 8,489,922 Networked recovery system
10 8,489,907 Method of selective power cycling of components in a memory device independently by reducing power to a memory array or memory controller
11 8,489,783 Multi buffer asynchronous scheme for processing incoming information
12 8,489,702 Determining playability of media files with minimal downloading
13 8,489,675 Configurable offline data store
14 8,489,669 Mobile data processing system moving interest radius
15 8,489,468 Online purchase of digital media bundles
16 8,489,453 Digital media acquisition using credit
17 8,489,388 Data detection
18 8,489,376 Controller and fabric performance testing
19 8,489,325 Point of interest based directions in a mapping application
20 8,489,158 Techniques for marking translucent product housings
21 8,489,127 Context-based reverse geocoding
22 8,489,026 Systems and methods for noise cancellation and power management in a wireless headset
23 8,488,958 Scene adaptive auto exposure
24 8,488,906 Methods and apparatuses for pixel transformations
25 8,488,873 Method of computing global-to-local metrics for recognition
26 8,488,817 Acoustic systems for electronic devices
27 8,488,634 Use of first and second preambles in wireless communication signals
28 8,488,609 Routing table lookoup algorithm employing search key having destination address and interface component
29 8,488,507 Apparatus and methods for managing access and update requests in a wireless network
30 8,488,411 Microphone proximity detection
31 8,488,331 Electrical connection interfaces and methods for adjacently positioned circuit components
32 8,488,055 Flash synchronization using image sensor interface timing signal
33 8,487,964 Method and apparatus for image acquisition, organization, manipulation, and publication
34 8,487,960 Auto stacking of related images
35 8,487,946 Methods and systems for processing objects in memory
36 8,487,898 Ground guard for capacitive sensing
37 8,487,894 Video chapter access and license renewal
38 8,487,889 Virtual drafting tools
39 8,487,759 Self adapting haptic device
40 8,487,256 Proximity sensor