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Avoiding paging collision among multiple wireless technologies using the
Maintaining communication of a wireless device and using a plurality of wireless communication technologies. A first paging message schedule may be determined...
Expedited call setup
An origination terminal initiates a call by providing a third party call control message in association with a traffic channel request. While the traffic...
Electronic device having selectively strengthened cover glass
Embodiments disclosed therein generally pertain to selectively strengthening glass. More particularly, techniques are described for selectively strengthening...
Coherence groups: region descriptors for low bit rate encoding
The invention is directed to an efficient way for encoding and decoding video. Embodiments include identifying different coding units that share a similar...
Flexible circuit connectors with reduced profiles
An electronic device may contain components such as flexible printed circuits and rigid printed circuits. Electrical contact pads on a flexible printed circuit...
Enabling access to supported capabilities of printers prior to installing
printer-specific software for the...
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates use of a printer. During operation, the system obtains, on an electronic device, a set of supported...
Techniques for collection of auto-focus statistics
Various techniques are disclosed for collecting and processing auto-focus statistics data in an image signal processor (ISP). In one embodiment, a statistics...
Illumination systems and methods for imagers
The present invention can provide solutions to many common imaging problems, such as, for example, unevenly distributed illumination, shadows, white balance...
Display pipe request aggregation
A system and method for efficiently scheduling memory access requests. A semiconductor chip includes a memory controller for controlling accesses to a shared...
A stylus for writing on any type of surface, such as a piece of paper or a whiteboard and subsequently displaying the written images or text on a display of a...
Embedded force measurement
Disclosed embodiments relate to a force detection system that detects force exerted on a flexible display based upon changes in resistance and/or capacitance....
Switching circuitry for touch sensitive display
A circuit for switching an LCD between display and touch modes is disclosed. The circuit can include one or more switches configured to switch one or more...
Scan sequence generator
A sensor panel device that can generate and use a stimulus signal having multiple different waveforms for detecting events on or near the sensor panel is...
Touch input transitions
Selection of input of a touch sensing surface is provided. Contacts on or near a surface are tracked to obtain touch information of the contacts. A first...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for entering alternate
characters with a physical keyboard
A device displays a text entry area with an insertion point and detects activation of a first physical key in a physical keyboard. In response to a...
Distributed loop antenna with multiple subloops
An electronic device may be provided with antenna structures. The antenna structures may be formed using a dielectric carrier structure. The antenna structures...
Connector receptacle with ground contact having split rear extensions
Connector receptacles that are simple to assemble, provide good shielding, and consume a reduced or limited amount of space inside a device enclosure. To...
Wing deployment mechanism for a power adapter
A power adapter including a wing deployment mechanism for retaining a wing in a first undeployed position and the second deployed position. One example may...
Displaying a synchronized instance of content on a portable electronic
A method and system are described for displaying a synchronized instance of content on a portable electronic device. In the described embodiments, a selection...
Methods and apparatus for correlation protected processing of data
A method and an apparatus for receiving a first source code having a code block to update the first source code with multiple copies of the code block to...
Replay recommendations in a text entry interface
A method includes receiving a current set of characters in response to a sequence of user commands. The current set of characters includes a current sequence of...
Trace queue for peripheral component
In an embodiment, a peripheral component may include multiple sources of commands, such as command queues and/or macro memories. The commands may be performed...
Data whitening for writing and reading data to and from a non-volatile
Systems, apparatuses, and methods are provided for whitening and managing data for storage in non-volatile memories, such as Flash memory. In some embodiments,...
Integrated local/remote server computer architecture for electronic data
Systems, methods, and computer program products for an integrated local/remote server computer architecture for electronic data transfer are disclosed. In some...
Electronic device with dynamic amplifier linearity control
An electronic device may include antenna structures. Wireless transmitter circuitry such as cellular telephone transmitter circuitry and wireless local area...
Location data regression
A server can receive, from a mobile device, a reference location and one or more measurements of signal from signal sources. Each signal source is associated...
Facilitating switching between transmitting antennas in portable
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that uses a first antenna and a second antenna in a portable electronic device. During operation, the system receives...
Audio call screening for hosted voicemail systems
The present invention allows a user to screen messages being left at a hosted voicemail system from a telephone terminal. Incoming calls intended for the...
Efficient location updates, paging and short bursts
A mobile terminal in a wireless communication network may be one of several modes of operation. When in an idle mode, the mobile terminal may avoid a lengthy...
Frame structure for a multi-hop wireless system
A wireless network includes a base station which can serve terminals directly, or via multi-hop transmission paths via relay stations. The base station...
Different rate controller configurations for different cameras of a mobile
Some embodiments provide a method for encoding video pictures captured by a mobile device having at least first and second cameras. The method identifies a...
Microphone proximity detection
A mobile communications device contains at least two microphones. One microphone is located away from the handset receiver and serves to pick up voice of a near...
Image signal processing involving geometric distortion correction
Systems and methods for correcting geometric distortion are provided. In one example, an electronic device may include an imaging device, which may obtain image...
Establishing a connection for a video call
A system and method for conducting a video call between an originating device and a terminating device by establishing a peer-to-peer (P2P) connection between...
Methods and apparatus for context based line coding
Methods and apparatus intelligently switching between line coding schemes based on context. In one exemplary embodiment, an High Definition Multimedia Interface...
White point adjustment for multicolor keyboard backlight
There are provided systems, devices and methods for operating a light source to match a white point of ambient light. In one embodiment, a light control system...
Method and apparatus for concealing sensors and other components of
A concealing structure to at least partially conceal a sensor, light emitter or other component by at least partially preventing reflection of external light by...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Device, method, and graphical user interface for navigating a list of
An electronic device with a display and a touch-sensitive surface displays a portion of a list of identifiers. The list of identifiers are associated with: a...
Soft message-passing decoder with efficient message computation
A method includes, in a decoder of an Error Correction Code (ECC), maintaining only aggregated information regarding a set of messages, a function of which is...
Redundancy schemes for non-volatile memory using parity zones having new
and old parity blocks
A method includes, in a non-volatile memory that includes multiple memory blocks, defining a redundancy zone that includes at least an old parity block, a new...
Selective data storage in LSB and MSB pages
A method for data storage includes providing a memory, which includes multiple groups of memory cells and is configured to concurrently store first data using a...
Reducing cache power consumption for sequential accesses
In some embodiments, a cache may include a tag array and a data array, as well as circuitry that detects whether accesses to the cache are sequential (e.g.,...
Methods and systems for automatic configuration of peripherals
Peripherals and data processing systems are disclosed which can be configured to interact based upon sensor data. In one embodiment, a peripheral, which is...