Apple patents granted on 19 February 2013

36 US patents granted on 19 February 2013 and assigned to Apple

1 D676,458 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
2 D676,438 Electronic device
3 D676,437 Electronic device
4 8,381,196 Code execution visualization using software fingerprinting
5 8,381,194 Methods and apparatuses for selective code coverage
6 8,381,191 Intention based application customization
7 8,381,135 Proximity detector in handheld device
8 8,381,125 Device and method for resizing user interface content while maintaining an aspect ratio via snapping a perimeter to a gridline
9 8,381,122 Multi-dimensional application environment
10 8,381,107 Adaptive audio feedback system and method
11 8,381,101 Supporting platform-independent typesetting for documents
12 8,381,041 Program counter (PC) trace
13 8,380,991 Hash function based on polymorphic code
14 8,380,972 Parallelizing multiple boot images with virtual machines
15 8,380,959 Memory management system and method
16 8,380,948 Managing purgeable memory objects using purge groups
17 8,380,753 Reconstruction of lists in a document
18 8,380,669 Throttling to reduce synchronizations of excessively changing data
19 8,380,507 Systems and methods for determining the language to use for speech generated by a text to speech engine
20 8,380,459 Motion plane correction for MEMS-based input devices
21 8,380,209 Providing information to a caller based on a called mobile terminal’s temporary directory number
22 8,380,008 Automatic image cropping
23 8,379,624 Transport for wireless radio access networks
24 8,379,576 Call admission control systems and methods for wireless networks
25 8,379,558 Sending an identifier of a wireless local area network to enable handoff of a mobile station to the wireless local area network
26 8,379,098 Real time video process control using gestures
27 8,379,058 Methods and apparatuses to arbitrarily transform windows
28 8,379,039 Reformatting content with proper color-region conversion
29 8,378,972 Keyboard with increased control of backlit keys
30 8,378,958 White point control in backlights
31 8,378,859 Memory compression technique with low latency per pixel
32 8,378,857 Illumination of input device
33 8,378,797 Method and apparatus for localization of haptic feedback
34 8,376,789 Jack assemblies with cylindrical contacts
35 8,376,776 Active electronic media device packaging
36 8,375,767 Mounted shock sensor