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US-8,199,719 Methods and apparatus for performing handover between a long term evolution (LTE) network and another type of...
A method for performing handover by wireless User Equipment (UE) is provided. The UE includes a Long Term Evolution-Mobile Extreme Convergence (LTE-MXC)...
US-8,199,477 Portable computers with spring-mounted displays
An electronic device housing may contain a display module. The display module may contain layers of material such as a color filter layer and a thin-film...
US-8,199,469 Battery
By being embedded in a portable computing device, a battery pack is made essentially inaccessible to unauthorized users, thereby allowing for a battery pack...
US-8,199,468 Computer housing
A multipart computer housing is described. The multipart computer housing includes at least a clutch barrel. The clutch barrel encloses a connector assembly,...
US-8,199,249 Image capture using display device as light source
A digital image capture system and method uses a display device to illuminate a target with light for improved image capture under poor lighting conditions....
US-8,198,525 Collectively adjusting tracks using a digital audio workstation
A computer implemented method allows a user to collectively adjust tracks in a digital workstation. The method includes causing the display of at least one...
US-8,196,636 3-dimensional curved substrate lamination
A method of laminating a surface of a flexible material to a surface of a rigid, curved material. The method includes pressing an area of the surface of the...
US-D661,707 Display module for an electronic device
US-D661,693 Electronic device
US-D661,649 Power adapter
US-8,196,214 Method and apparatus for securing content using encryption with embedded key in content
Method and apparatus enabled by computer (or equivalent) hardware and software for protection of content such as audio and video to be downloaded or streamed...
US-8,196,153 Method and apparatus for associating device drivers via a device tree
Techniques for associating device drivers via a device tree are described herein. In one embodiment, a device tree having a hierarchical structure is maintained...
US-8,196,043 User interface for presenting media information
A user interface and methods for using a user interface for controlling processing of time-based media files. In one exemplary method, a graphical...
US-8,195,864 Methods and apparatus for bridged data transmission and protocol translation in a high serialized data system
An apparatus for transmitting data across a high-speed serial bus includes an IEEE 802.3-compliant PHY having a GMII interface; an IEEE 1394-compliant PHY in...
US-8,195,768 Remote slide presentation
Techniques for remotely viewing a presentation are disclosed. In accordance with these techniques, a host device executing a presentation application makes a...
US-8,195,622 Method and apparatus for simplifying the decoding of data
The various methods and devices described herein relate to devices which, in at least certain embodiments, may include a method of decoding data or a data...
US-8,195,547 Method and system for payment and/or issuance of credits via a mobile device
System and method for delivering upon request credits having monetary value to a mobile device using a communications network. An account of available credit...
US-8,195,393 Analyzing and consolidating track file data
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are disclosed for track simplification and correction. In one...
US-8,195,141 Remote control of electronic devices
A controlling device (e.g., a telephony device) can remotely control various tasks associated with a controlled device (e.g., a personal computer), including...
US-8,194,890 Detecting and processing button press events for performing electronic device operations
This is directed to processing inputs received from an input mechanism to control media playback operations and volume. The input mechanism can include a first...
US-8,194,730 Efficient use of storage in encoding and decoding video data streams
Some embodiments facilitate encoding/decoding of a frame by organizing frame data in a storage structure in a novel manner. Specifically, in a portion of the...
US-8,194,410 Printed circuit board sensor mounting and alignment
Sensors modules adapted to be mounted to a motherboard under challenging conditions by using automated manufacturing processes are disclosed. A sensor module...
US-8,194,099 Techniques for displaying digital images on a display
A method and apparatus for displaying digital images on a display is provided. A set of items from a sequence of items is displayed. The sequence of items...
US-8,194,088 Selective composite rendering
Systems, apparatus, methods and computer program products for rendering a graphical user interface by selectively compositing display contents are described. In...
US-8,194,037 Centering a 3D remote controller in a media system
An electronic device associated with a remote wand controlling the operations of the electronic device is provided. The wand may include a motion detection...
US-8,194,031 Backlight control of electronic device
Embodiments are provided herein which may be utilized to eliminate stray light emissions from an LED while ambient light is being sensed. As such, dynamic...
US-8,193,781 Harnessing power through electromagnetic induction utilizing printed coils
Systems for harnessing power through electromagnetic induction utilizing printed coils are provided. A system can include one or more moveable magnets adjacent...
US-8,192,815 Methods and systems for forming a dual layer housing
Methods and apparatus for applying internal features or complex mechanical structures to a surface of a metal part are disclosed. According to one aspect of the...
US-8,192,234 Audio connector control system
An electronic device such as a portable music player, cellular telephone, or computer may be provided with an audio jack system that allows audio plug position...
US-D661,311 Electronic device
US-D661,305 Monitor
US-D661,296 Electronic device
US-8,191,036 Mechanism to support orphaned and partially configured objects
Mechanisms to support orphaned and partially configured objects are provided. A project includes a variety of objects. At least one object is designated as an...
US-8,190,798 Client device configuration based on information stored by host device
A host device can enable operation with a client device based on stored or cached enumeration information. The enumeration information can be initially received...
US-8,190,656 Method and apparatus for managing file extensions in a digital processing system
Methods and apparatuses for managing file extensions in a processing system. An exemplary method of managing file extensions in a digital processing system...
US-8,190,638 Methods and systems for managing data
A search is performed based on a search query of at least metadata of a first plurality of files and a set of a permissions is determined for a first user,...
US-8,190,614 Index compression
Systems and methods for compressing an index are described. In one exemplary method, the results of a search are annotated and then encoded into one or more...
US-8,190,566 Trusted index structure in a network environment
Methods and apparatuses of a trusted index structure in a network environment. In one embodiment, a data processing system includes a master device and at least...
US-8,190,441 Playback of compressed media files without quantization gaps
Playback by a decoder of a lossy compressed digital media file without quantization gaps is disclosed. The digital media file can be formed of a number of audio...
US-8,190,205 Male plug connector
A media player system is disclosed. One aspect of the media player system pertains to a docking station that allows a media player to communicate with other...
US-8,190,123 System for authentication of network usage
Apparatus for collecting subscription data for subscribers in a telecommunications system for use in metering usage of network resources includes a data storage...
US-8,190,017 Electro-mechanical shutter control
A method in a camera device having an image sensor and an electro-mechanical shutter mechanism is as follows. A constant drive current is applied to the shutter...
US-8,189,846 Vented in-the-ear headphone
A vented tip for in-the-ear headphones has a core portion to be mounted to a sound output tube of an in-the-ear earphone and a flange portion extending outward...
US-8,189,769 Systems and methods for encrypting data
Data encryption techniques are presented. According to an embodiment of a method, a cryptographic hash of unencrypted data for data block X-1 is generated, and...
US-8,189,587 Routing table lookup algorithm employing search key having destination address and interface component
A routing table lookup algorithm is described that, for a first outbound packet, performs a first route lookup into the routing table with a first search key...
US-8,189,429 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...
US-8,189,283 Disk drive with state-information data buffer
A hard-disk drive (HDD) is described. During operation of the HDD, measured internal temperatures in the HDD may be stored in a first table, and state...
US-8,189,070 Image capturing devices using Sunny f/16 rule to override metered exposure settings
Several methods and apparatuses for implementing automatic exposure mechanisms for image capturing devices are described. In one embodiment, an automatic...
US-8,188,357 Graphical user interface and methods of use thereof in a multimedia player
In a portable multimedia device, a method, apparatus, and system for providing user supplied configuration data are described. In one embodiment, a...
US-D660,873 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
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