Apple patents granted on 28 May 2013

36 US patents granted on 28 May 2013 and assigned to Apple

1 RE44,241 Method and apparatus for providing translucent images on a computer display
2 D683,346 Portable display device with graphical user interface
3 D683,345 Portable display device with graphical user interface
4 D683,314 Power module
5 8,453,072 Parameter setting superimposed upon an image
6 8,453,065 Preview and installation of user interface elements in a display environment
7 8,453,063 Display manager that dynamically adjusts for dependencies in a video display system
8 8,453,038 Chien search using multiple basis representation
9 8,452,903 Mobile computing device capabilities for accessories
10 8,452,751 Methods and systems for managing data
11 8,452,712 Method and apparatus for enforcing software licenses
12 8,452,600 Assisted reader
13 8,452,529 Adaptive navigation system for estimating travel times
14 8,452,463 Adjusting the thermal behavior of a computing system using indirect information about ambient temperature
15 8,452,342 Missed telephone call management for a portable multifunction device
16 8,452,333 Feeder cable reduction
17 8,452,228 Systems, methods, and devices for associating a contact identifier with a broadcast source
18 8,452,105 Selecting a section of interest within an image
19 8,452,090 Bayer reconstruction of images using a GPU
20 8,452,037 Speaker clip
21 8,452,020 Adjustment of acoustic properties based on proximity detection
22 8,451,994 Switching cameras during a video conference of a multi-camera mobile device
23 8,451,911 Adaptively post filtering encoded video
24 8,451,851 Enhanced encapsulation mechanism using GRE protocol
25 8,451,603 Attachment mechanism
26 8,451,598 Small form factor desk top computer
27 8,451,346 Optically projected mosaic rendering
28 8,451,312 Automatic video stream selection
29 8,451,284 Video acquisition with integrated GPU processing
30 8,451,244 Segmented V.sub.com
31 8,451,232 Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for interacting with user input elements in displayed content
32 8,451,146 Legend highlighting
33 8,450,991 Charge recycling a 1 of N NDL gate with a time varying power supply
34 8,450,979 Power adapter with internal battery
35 8,450,627 Capacitive dome switch
36 8,449,336 Compliant mount for connector