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Tune back coordination with connected mode discontinuous receive
A method is disclosed for coordinating a user equipment's communication with a network during tune back with C-DRX (connected mode discontinuous receive). When...
Contact information management methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for controlled and/or secure distribution of contact information. In one embodiment, transfers of contact information must be authorized...
Apparatus and methods for wireless channel sounding
A technique of operating a wireless communication device includes receiving an assigned starting point index and an assigned reference signal bandwidth for a...
Methods and apparatus for opportunistic radio resource allocation in
multi-carrier communication systems
Methods and apparatus for dynamic sharing of resources such as radio frequency (RF) spectrum in a wireless system. In one embodiment, the sharing is conducted...
Sending smart alerts on a device at opportune moments using sensors
Measurements can be obtained from sensors to determine a state of a device. The state can be used to determine whether to provide an alert. For example, after a...
Network infrastructure identification
This disclosure relates to network infrastructure identification by a wireless user equipment (UE) device. According to one embodiment, one or more requests for...
Non-waking push notifications
In some implementations, a mobile device can be configured to monitor environmental, system and user events. The occurrence of one or more events can trigger...
Power savings with preamble in WLAN systems
In order to reduce power consumption of an electronic device during communication with another electronic device in a wireless local area network (WLAN), the...
Management of near field communications using low power modes of an
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for managing near field communications during a low power management mode of an electronic device are provided...
Smart management of background network connections based on historical
In some implementations, a network daemon can manage access to a mobile device's network interface. The network daemon (e.g., network connection managing...
Systems and methods for carrier channel selection in carrier aggregation
A user equipment (UE) configured to connect to a network and operate in a carrier aggregation mode and a single carrier mode performs methods to select optimal...
Adding geo-fences based on time
The method includes receiving, via the one or more input devices, a request to generate an alert when the device is near a location associated with a first...
Facilitating access to location-specific information using wireless
A host device (e.g., mobile device) and a wearable device can cooperate to provide location-specific information to a user. For example, a host device can...
Techniques for presenting sound effects on a portable media player
Improved techniques for presenting sound effects at a portable media device are disclosed. The sound effects can be output as audio sounds to an internal...
Electronic device with wireless power control system
An electronic device may include wireless circuitry that is configured to transmit wireless signals during operation. A maximum transmit power level may be...
Porting audio using a connector in a small form factor electronic device
An integrated audible sound output system incorporated in a personal media device is described. The integrated audible sound output system includes a first...
Earbuds with biometric sensing
This application relates to earbuds configured with one or more biometric sensors. At least one of the biometric sensors is configured to be pressed up against...
Display quality in a variable resolution video coder/decoder system
In a video coder/decoder system using variable resolution adaptation, decoder techniques provide a mechanism to changing resolution of coded lower-resolution...
Display of video subtitles
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for presenting subtitles. A video is played on a display of a device. A display mode for...
Devices and methods for capturing and interacting with enhanced digital
An electronic device displays a representative image. The representative image is one image in a sequence of images that includes images acquired after the...
Correcting rolling shutter using image stabilization
Several methods, devices and systems for correcting rolling shutter artifacts are described. In one embodiment, an image capturing system includes a rolling...
Answer and hold with client and host
A host device may relay notifications to any number of client devices of an incoming call. In response to a hold command from a client device, the host device...
Preventing URL confusion attacks
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for detecting illegitimate or spoofed links on a web page. Illegitimate links can be detected by receiving a web link that...
Third party paywall authentication system
The present technology provides a less burdensome mechanism to bring media items owned or licensed in the physical world into an account hosted by an electronic...
Systems and methods for sending digital images
Facial recognition algorithms may identify the faces of one or more people in a digital image. Multiple types of communication may be available for the...
Re-establishing a direct tunnel between an access node and a gateway
To re-establish a direct tunnel between an access node and a gateway router in a wireless network, a control node that provides mobility management on behalf of...
Dynamic margin tuning for controlling custom circuits and memories
Embodiments of a method that may allow for selectively tuning a delay of individual logic paths within a custom circuit or memory are disclosed. Circuitry may...
Tessellated inductive power transmission system coil configurations
A system for inductive power transmission includes at least one interface surface and a plurality of triangular coil elements positioned underneath the...
Balancing voltages between battery banks
A system that balances voltages between battery banks. The system includes battery banks, including a first bank and a second bank, and a first capacitor. The...
Combined audio jack and mobile electronic device enclosure
Enclosures for electronic devices are provided. These enclosures can be integrally formed with a full or partial receptacle connector shell for receiving...
Annealing method for thin film electrodes
A method of annealing a thin film deposited on a substrate. According to the method, the thin film deposited on the substrate is provided. The provided thin...
LED structures for reduced non-radiative sidewall recombination
LED structures are disclosed to reduce non-radiative sidewall recombination along sidewalls of vertical LEDs including p-n diode sidewalls that span a top...
A flexible display having an array of pixels or sub-pixels is provided. The display includes a flexible substrate and an array of thin film transistors (TFTs)...
Hybrid pixel control circuits for light-emitting diode display
An electronic device may include a display. The display may be formed by an array of light-emitting diodes mounted to the surface of a substrate. The...
Single junction bi-directional electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection
In an embodiment, an ESD protection circuit may include a silicon-controlled rectifier (SCR) and a diode sharing a PN junction and forming a bi-directional ESD...
Three layer stack structure
Vertically stacked system in package structures are described. In an embodiment, a package includes a first level molding and fan out structure, a third level...
Thermally enhanced package-on-package structure
In some embodiments, a semiconductor device package may include a semiconductor device package on package assembly. The package on package assembly may include...
Assembly of a handheld electronic device
Several mechanical features of an electronic device are provided. In some embodiments, the electronic device may include a bezel coupled to a housing. The bezel...
Processed texel cache
Techniques are disclosed relating to storing processed texture information. In some embodiments, a graphics unit is configured to store graphics textures in...
Digital image resampling
Systems, methods and computer program products are disclosed for resampling a digital image. According to an implementation, a source image can be presharpened...
Social referrals of promotional content
Methods and arrangements allow merchants to set up advertising campaigns that distribute special offers or discounts and allows users to forward the special...
Laser marking process
A manufacturing method for sapphire crystal material is disclosed, including a laser-etched bar code formed into the interior of the sapphire crystal material....
Variable anonymous identifier value
Systems and method for allowing an identifier value associated with a computing device, and that is delivered to content providers when requesting content, to...
System and method for metadata transfer among search entities
A new approach is proposed that contemplates systems and methods to ascribe or transfer metadata from one search-related entity to another, where each entity...
Categorization of digital media based on media characteristics
Digital media categorization can include receiving information including a plurality of media objects and a metadata tag descriptive of at least a first media...
At least certain embodiments of the present disclosure include a method for memory management of a view of an application displayed on a display of a device....
Device configuration for multiple users using remote user biometrics
An electronic device receives data associated with at least one biometric detected by a sensor of a remote control device. The biometric may be at least one...
Load-store dependency predictor PC hashing
Methods and processors for managing load-store dependencies in an out-of-order instruction pipeline. A load store dependency predictor includes a table for...
Result bypass cache
A system and method for efficiently accessing operands in a datapath. An apparatus includes a data operand register file and an execution pipeline with multiple...
Hazard check instructions for enhanced predicate vector operations
A hazard check instruction has operands that specify addresses of vector elements to be read by first and second vector memory operations. The hazard check...