Apple patents granted on 28 July 2009

12 US patents granted on 28 July 2009 and assigned to Apple

1 7,568,158 Graphical user interface having sound effects for operating control elements and dragging objects
2 7,568,135 Use of alternative value in cell detection
3 7,568,087 Partial load/store forward prediction
4 7,566,858 Remote control systems that can distinguish stray light sources
5 7,565,720 Hinge mechanism with clutching function
6 D597,101 Animated image for a portion of a display screen
7 D597,100 Icon for a portion of a display screen
8 D597,099 User interface for computer display
9 D597,081 Stand
10 D597,080 Stand
11 D597,079 Dock insert
12 D597,071 Input mechanism