Apple patents granted on 26 August 2014

57 US patents granted on 26 August 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 D712,067 Building
2 D711,924 Electronic device
3 D711,922 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
4 D711,915 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
5 D711,911 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
6 D711,910 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
7 D711,909 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
8 D711,907 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
9 D711,897 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
10 D711,895 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
11 D711,887 Case
12 D711,823 Power module
13 8,819,817 Methods and apparatus for blocking usage tracking
14 8,819,791 Captive network negotiation interface and automation
15 8,819,577 Emotional ratings of digital assets and related processing
16 8,819,571 Manipulating preview panels in a user interface
17 8,819,567 Defining and editing user interface behaviors
18 8,819,557 Media-editing application with a free-form space for organizing or compositing media clips
19 8,819,553 Generating a playlist using metadata tags
20 8,819,471 Methods and apparatus for power state based backup
21 8,819,382 Split heap garbage collection
22 8,819,244 Apparatus and method for establishing and utilizing backup communication channels
23 8,819,219 Efficient service advertisement and discovery in multiple wireless networks
24 8,819,181 Adaptable network service access through dynamic request routing
25 8,819,128 Apparatus, method, and computer program for providing instant messages related to a conference call
26 8,819,014 Digital slate
27 8,818,883 Personalized shopping avatar
28 8,818,877 Presenting compatible components and system conditions for computer devices
29 8,818,827 Systems and methods for providing context-based movie information
30 8,818,450 Electronic device with proximity-based radio power control
31 8,818,411 Altitude estimation using a probability density function
32 8,818,269 Portable electronic device with proximity-based content synchronization
33 8,818,091 Red-eye removal using multiple recognition channels
34 8,817,905 Retransmission method for HARQ in MIMO systems
35 8,817,888 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with reduced requirements for division operations
36 8,817,883 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding
37 8,817,880 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with reduced requirements for division operations
38 8,817,808 MIMO based network coding network
39 8,817,749 Call setup for circuit switched fall back calls
40 8,817,590 Processing information blocks for wireless transmission
41 8,817,493 Controlling an adapter transformer voltage
42 8,817,120 Systems and methods for collecting fixed pattern noise statistics of image data
43 8,817,053 Methods and systems for opening a file
44 8,817,048 Selective rotation of a user interface
45 8,816,984 Multipoint touch surface controller
46 8,816,977 Electronic devices with flexible displays
47 8,816,967 Capacitive sensor having electrodes arranged on the substrate and the flex circuit
48 8,816,868 Adaptive low-battery warnings for battery-powered electronic devices
49 8,816,648 Modulated, temperature-based multi-CC-CV charging technique for Li-ion/Li-polymer batteries
50 8,814,632 Scribing for polishing process validation
51 8,814,591 Texturing an LED opening in a connector body
52 8,814,575 Electrical connector assembly including hoops and hooks
53 8,813,818 Melt-containment plunger tip for horizontal metal die casting
54 8,813,817 Cold chamber die casting of amorphous alloys using cold crucible induction melting techniques
55 8,813,816 Methods of melting and introducing amorphous alloy feedstock for casting or processing
56 8,813,814 Optimized multi-stage inductive melting of amorphous alloys
57 8,813,813 Continuous amorphous feedstock skull melting