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Electronic device with graphical user interface
Editor for program files
Methods and systems are disclosed for updating a candidate computer program file. An exemplary method includes loading a first and second revisions of a first...
Method, system, and graphical user interface for viewing multiple
Methods, systems, and graphical user interfaces for viewing multiple application windows are disclosed. In one embodiment, a portable electronic device with a...
Song flow methodology in random playback
An electronic device can play back media items using a random playback mode. To ensure that related media items are played back in a proper order (e.g., live...
Method and apparatus for managing power in computer systems
The invention is directed towards minimizing power consumption in computer systems. One embodiment of the invention is a power management system that is used...
Secure configuration of a computing device
In accordance with a broad aspect, a method is provided to securely configure a computing device. A configuration indication is received into the computing...
Systems and methods for prioritizing mobile media player files
Disclosed are embodiments of systems and methods for prioritizing mobile media player files by providing for the automated addition and/or deletion of media...
Method and system for managing delivery of communications
Method and system for managing delivery of communications such as advertisements to mobile telephone subscribers where delivery to subscribers is temporarily...
Embedded access information for digital versatile disc (DVD) independent
of DVD player software
An operating system extension is used to implement embedded information on a DVD. The operating system extension examines DVD sector addresses requested from...
Location determination using formula
Among other disclosed subject matter, a method includes obtaining, in a mobile device, power information indicating a detected power of respective signals...
A moveable device foot for an electronic device is described. The device foot can include a rigid weight bearing member and a flexible sealing member that is...
Assembly of a display module
A portable computing device is disclosed. The portable computing device can take many forms such as a laptop computer, a tablet computer, and so on. The...
Peripheral treatment for head-mounted displays
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for projecting a source image in a head-mounted display apparatus...
Error metric associated with backlight adaptation
Embodiments of a system that includes one or more integrated circuits are described. During operation, the system reduces power consumption by changing an...
Keys with double-diving-board spring mechanisms
Keys may be formed for keyboards. The keyboards may be attached to electronic devices such as computers or may be formed within a portable computer or other...
Solder containment brackets
Electronic assemblies with solder containment brackets are provided. A solder containment bracket may have a planar base and a vertically extending wall. The...
Water detection arrangement
An electronic device having an enclosure is disclosed. The electronic device includes a hole disposed at least partially through the enclosure. The electronic...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Front cover of an electronic device
Uninterrupted virtual private network (VPN) connection service with
dynamic policy enforcement
Techniques for uninterrupted virtual private network (VPN) connection service with dynamic policy enforcement are provided. An existing VPN session between a...
Unlocking a device by performing gestures on an unlock image
A device with a touch-sensitive display may be unlocked via gestures performed on the touch-sensitive display. The device is unlocked if contact with the...
Image mask interface
Systems and methods are disclosed for an image editing process on an electronic device that uses an image mask to edit an image object. The image editing...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for resizing user interface
Aspect ratio locking alignment guides for gestures are disclosed. In one embodiment, a gesture is detected to resize a user interface element, and in response,...
Application of speed effects to a video presentation
Some embodiments provide a method of specifying speed effects for playing a video clip. The method defines a set of speed effects for the video clip. It then...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for list scrolling on a
In accordance with some embodiments, a computer-implemented method for use in conjunction with a device with a touch screen display is disclosed. In the method,...
Incremental secure backup and restore of user settings and data
A data processing device receives a manifest from a previous backup operation and determines what files have changed by comparing the files to be backed up to...
Method and apparatus for executing program code
The described embodiments provide a system that executes program code. While executing program code, the processor encounters at least one vector instruction...
DMA controller that passes destination pointers from transmit logic
through a loopback buffer to receive logic...
In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a first interface circuit, a direct memory access (DMA) controller coupled to the first interface circuit, and a host...
Application-specific group listing
A method, apparatus, and system for providing active contents between applications activated by a plurality of computer systems are provided. A list of one or...
Small lanyard connector for low profile device
A miniaturized attachment mechanism for attaching a lanyard to a cell phone, MP3 player or other portable device having a hole in its outer casing is disclosed....
Secure device configuration profiles
A method for configuring a device includes receiving a first configuration profile comprising a first configuration and a first certificate and a second...
Shared multiband antennas and antenna diversity circuitry for electronic
Electronic devices are provided that contain wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may have antenna diversity circuitry that...
Accessory device authentication
An authentication controller coupled to a first communication port of a portable computing device is allowed to provide authentication on behalf of an accessory...
Video program authoring systems and methods
Video program authoring systems and methods in a processor-based system removes an author from consideration of low-level configuration functions during...
Pre-processing method and system for data reduction of video sequences and
bit rate reduction of compressed...
Methods for pre-processing video sequences prior to compression to provide data reduction of the video sequence. In addition, after compression of the...
Method and apparatus for encoding using single pass rate controller
A method is used for specifying a bit allocation for encoding a set of images in a sequence of video images. The method computes a masking value for one or more...
Switch for graphics processing units
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed for improving switching between graphics processing units (GPUs). Some embodiments may include a display system, including...
Light sensitive display
A light sensitive display.
Circuits, methods, and apparatus for adapters and docking stations that include one or more of the following: reradiating antennas to enhance wireless signal...
Medical inspection device
An improved medical inspection device at least comprises a hand-held portion, a display portion being connected with the hand-held portion and comprising a...
Method and apparatus for checking an acoustic test fixture
A body has a first portion whose exterior surface is similar to that of a corresponding, first portion of a portable media device. An acoustic aperture is...
Housing for an electronic device