Apple patents granted on 27 March 2012

18 US patents granted on 27 March 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D656,501 Computer
2 D656,496 Electronic device
3 D656,495 Cover
4 8,145,928 Methods and systems for power management in a data processing system
5 8,145,604 Method and apparatus for relocating an active five system journal
6 8,145,261 Ejectable component assemblies in electronic devices
7 8,145,196 Creation and management of voicemail greetings for mobile communication devices
8 8,144,915 Wired headset with integrated switch
9 8,144,725 Wireless femtocell setup methods and apparatus
10 8,144,475 Electrical components coupled to circuit boards
11 8,144,474 Portable computer structures
12 8,144,295 Common bus design for a TFT-LCD display
13 8,144,159 Partial display updates in a windowing system using a programmable graphics processing unit
14 8,144,129 Flexible touch sensing circuits
15 8,144,063 Antenna isolation for portable electronic devices
16 8,143,983 Electronic device with magnetic attachment
17 8,143,982 Foldable accessory device
18 8,143,851 Power source having a parallel cell topology