Apple patents granted on 20 December 2016

44 US patents granted on 20 December 2016 and assigned to Apple

1 D774,547 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
2 D774,538 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
3 D774,505 Electronic device
4 9,526,112 Control signaling optimization for LTE communications
5 9,526,065 Device and method for WiFi scan optimization
6 9,526,038 Circuit-switched fallback (CSFB) call setup utilizing multiple RF receive chains
7 9,526,037 SRVCC handover indication for remote party to voice call
8 9,526,032 Network bandwidth sharing for small mobile devices
9 9,525,995 Mobile device with improved network selection while roaming
10 9,525,992 Wireless system selection based on data connectivity
11 9,525,943 Mechanically actuated panel acoustic system
12 9,525,938 User voice location estimation for adjusting portable device beamforming settings
13 9,525,871 Intelligent media decoding
14 9,525,863 Time-of-flight depth mapping with flexible scan pattern
15 9,525,804 Multi-band YCbCr noise modeling and noise reduction based on scene metadata
16 9,525,797 Image capturing device having continuous image capture
17 9,525,771 Category-based fence
18 9,525,465 Transmitter for near-field chip-to-chip multichannel transmission
19 9,525,453 Intermodulation cancellation of third-order distortion in an FDD receiver
20 9,525,392 System and method for dynamically adapting playback device volume on an electronic device
21 9,525,222 Reducing or eliminating board-to-board connectors
22 9,524,810 Cable structure for preventing tangling
23 9,524,753 Teleprompter tool for voice-over tool
24 9,524,735 Threshold adaptation in two-channel noise estimation and voice activity detection
25 9,524,694 Display with spatial and temporal refresh rate buffers
26 9,524,679 Backlight system for a display
27 9,524,676 Organic light-emitting diode display with burn-in reduction capabilities
28 9,524,573 Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for manipulating and mapping tiles of graphical object data
29 9,524,568 Movement of position indicator on touchscreen
30 9,524,500 Transferring assets
31 9,524,494 Systems and methods for navigating a calendar
32 9,524,477 Utilizing a secondary application to render invitational content in a separate window above an allocated space of primary content
33 9,524,272 Navigating among content items in a browser using an array mode
34 9,524,261 Credit lookahead mechanism
35 9,524,158 Managing firmware updates for integrated components within mobile devices
36 9,524,128 Information security for printing systems
37 9,524,014 Media playback power management devices and methods
38 9,524,011 Instruction loop buffer with tiered power savings
39 9,523,896 Border masking structures for liquid crystal displays
40 9,523,850 Beam scanning using an interference filter as a turning mirror
41 9,523,727 Electronic device with impedance measurement circuitry
42 9,523,625 Detecting failure of scanning mirror
43 9,522,468 Mass transfer tool manipulator assembly with remote center of compliance
44 9,521,885 Woven display