Apple patents granted on 22 February 2011

18 US patents granted on 22 February 2011 and assigned to Apple

1 D633,093 Keyboard
2 D633,092 Electronic device
3 D633,091 Electronic device
4 D633,090 Electronic device
5 D633,087 Portable computer
6 7,895,661 Method and system for secure network-based distribution of content
7 7,895,533 Interactive image thumbnails
8 7,895,378 Method and system for allowing a media player to transfer digital audio to an accessory
9 7,895,279 Threaded presentation of electronic mail
10 7,895,252 Single-channel convolution in a vector processing computer system
11 7,895,045 Bitrate constrained variable bitrate audio encoding
12 7,894,641 Method and apparatus for acquiring and organizing ink information in pen-aware computer systems
13 7,894,185 Cold-drawn housing for electronic device
14 7,894,177 Light activated hold switch
15 7,893,975 System and method for processing images using predetermined tone reproduction curves
16 7,893,883 Handheld electronic devices with isolated antennas
17 7,892,041 Audio jack with a tube with an opening with a conductive dimple to contact an audio plug
18 7,891,103 Magnetometer accuracy and use