Apple patents granted on 20 October 2009

5 US patents granted on 20 October 2009 and assigned to Apple

1 D602,486 Electronic device
2 7,607,102 Dynamically changing appearances for user interface elements during drag-and-drop operations
3 7,607,095 Method and apparatus for binding user interface objects to application objects
4 7,607,019 Small memory footprint fast elliptic encryption
5 7,607,000 Method for booting an operating system