Apple patents granted on 31 March 2015

36 US patents granted on 31 March 2015 and assigned to Apple

1 8,996,996 Dynamic real-time playback
2 8,996,987 List view optimization
3 8,996,718 TCP-aware receive side coalescing
4 8,996,619 Apparatus, method, and computer program for controlling a target device using instant messages
5 8,996,540 User to user recommender
6 8,996,402 Forecasting and booking of inventory atoms in content delivery systems
7 8,996,376 Intelligent text-to-speech conversion
8 8,996,302 Reduction of the impact of hard limit constraints in state space models
9 8,996,082 Proximity sensor arrangement having a cold mirror in a mobile device
10 8,996,044 Conflict avoidance in a device configured to operate according to multiple cellular communication protocols
11 8,996,030 Beacon-based geofencing
12 8,996,002 Apparatus and methods for provisioning subscriber identity data in a wireless network
13 8,995,934 Wireless communications circuitry with a triplexer for separating radio-frequency signals in adjacent frequency bands
14 8,995,929 Methods and apparatus for wireless optimization based on platform configuration and use cases
15 8,995,926 Methods and apparatus for performing coexistence testing for multi-antenna electronic devices
16 8,995,689 Electronic device circuitry for communicating with accessories
17 8,995,677 Accessory controller for electronic devices
18 8,995,553 Methods and apparatus for mitigating interference in aggressive form factor designs
19 8,995,522 Method and system for rate control
20 8,995,502 Transceiver with spectral analysis
21 8,995,402 Pilot design for OFDM systems with four transmit antennas
22 8,995,322 Multi-tiered detection of a geofence
23 8,995,104 Electrical over-current protection device
24 8,994,906 Display with multilayer and embedded signal lines
25 8,994,828 Aligned video comparison tool
26 8,994,775 Automatic video stream selection
27 8,994,741 Streaming translation in display pipe
28 8,994,660 Text correction processing
29 8,994,644 Viewing images with tilt control on a hand-held device
30 8,994,608 Compound parts
31 8,994,597 Hybrid antennas for electronic devices
32 8,994,499 Locking and unlocking a mobile device using facial recognition
33 8,993,921 Method of forming white appearing anodized films by laser beam treatment
34 8,993,899 Systems of an electronic device and methods for manufacturing the same
35 8,993,866 Highly portable media device
36 8,991,474 Cold chamber die casting of amorphous alloys using cold crucible induction melting techniques