Apple patents granted on 21 October 2014

44 US patents granted on 21 October 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 D715,963 Staircase
2 D715,837 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
3 D715,807 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
4 8,869,080 Automatically identifying resettable flops for digital designs
5 8,869,050 Showing calendar events not visible on screen
6 8,869,027 Management and generation of dashboards
7 8,869,009 Read commands specifying error performance
8 8,869,008 Adaptation of analog memory cell read thresholds using partial ECC syndromes
9 8,868,859 Methods and apparatus for multi-source restore
10 8,868,847 Multi-core processor snoop filtering
11 8,868,566 Electronic communication messaging
12 8,868,531 Concurrent access methods for tree data structures
13 8,868,502 Organizing versioning according to permissions
14 8,868,500 Data synchronization
15 8,868,498 Methods and systems for managing data
16 8,868,493 Method and system using reusable state information for synchronization and maintenance of data
17 8,868,491 Method and system for using global equivalency sets to identify data during peer-to-peer synchronization
18 8,868,254 Accessory control with geo-fencing
19 8,868,104 Multi-tier geofence detection
20 8,868,095 Downlink and uplink array and beamforming arrangement for wireless communication networks
21 8,868,065 System and method for reducing power consumption for push messaging
22 8,867,780 Obfuscating the display of information and removing the obfuscation using a filter
23 8,867,758 Headset electronics
24 8,867,695 Clock signal rate management circuit
25 8,867,649 Antenna layer selection and soft demapping for MIMO decoder
26 8,867,533 Multi-tier switch interface unit arbiter
27 8,867,491 Method and system for maintaining multiple PDN network connection during inter-technology handover in idle mode
28 8,867,468 Joint uplink data processing by plural base stations
29 8,867,448 Power-efficient adaptive channel state feedback in discontinuous reception scenarios
30 8,867,015 Displays with liquid crystal shutters
31 8,866,989 Portable computer display structures
32 8,866,943 Video camera providing a composite video sequence
33 8,866,930 Digital camera with communications interface for selectively transmitting images over a cellular phone network and a wireless LAN network to a destination
34 8,866,838 Color management for multiple display presentation of visual media
35 8,866,828 Enabling display commands from an electronic device to an integrated display on a computer system
36 8,866,809 System and method for rendering dynamic three-dimensional appearing imagery on a two-dimensional user interface
37 8,866,791 Portable electronic device having mode dependent user input controls
38 8,866,787 Integrated touch panel for a TFT display
39 8,866,780 Multi-dimensional scroll wheel
40 8,866,752 Contact tracking and identification module for touch sensing
41 8,866,692 Electronic device with isolated antennas
42 8,866,680 Handheld electronic devices with isolated antennas
43 8,866,679 Antenna clip
44 8,866,646 Memory compression technique with low latency per pixel