Apple patents granted on 23 January 2007

9 US patents granted on 23 January 2007 and assigned to Apple

1 D535,657 User interface for computer display
2 7,168,047 Mouse having a button-less panning and scrolling switch
3 7,167,966 Method and apparatus for a calibrated variable phase offset timing between synchronous clock subdomains
4 7,167,930 Centralized queue in network printing systems
5 7,167,897 Accessories providing a telephone conference application one or more capabilities independent of the teleconference application
6 7,167,181 Deferred shading graphics pipeline processor having advanced features
7 7,166,795 Method and apparatus for simulating a mechanical keyboard action in an electronic keyboard
8 7,166,791 Graphical user interface and methods of use thereof in a multimedia player
9 7,165,362 Glass support member