Apple patents granted on 26 July 2011

14 US patents granted on 26 July 2011 and assigned to Apple

1 D642,172 Electronic device
2 D642,169 Cover
3 D642,161 Remote control
4 7,987,427 Graphical editor for program files
5 7,987,381 Cyclemaster synchronization in a distributed bridge
6 7,987,378 Automatic power-off of bluetooth device from linked device
7 7,986,933 Method and system for wireless communications between base and mobile stations
8 7,986,840 Tracking workflow in manipulating media items
9 7,986,731 H.264/AVC coder incorporating rate and quality controller
10 7,986,568 Interleaving charge pumps for programmable memories
11 7,986,313 Analog boundary scanning based on stray capacitance
12 7,986,233 Acceleration-based theft detection system for portable electronic devices
13 7,986,193 Noise reduction within an electronic device using automatic frequency modulation
14 7,985,935 Bottom actuated switch