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US-8,102,318 Inverted-F antenna with bandwidth enhancement for electronic devices
An inverted-F antenna is provided that has a resonating element arm and a ground element. A shorting branch of the resonating element arm shorts the resonating...
US-8,101,859 Metal retaining features for handheld electronic device casing
This invention is directed to mechanical and electromagnetic shielding features of an electronic device case. An electronic device case is formed of two...
US-8,100,544 LED backlight for display systems
An LED backlight method for display systems comprising receiving a plurality of light emitting diodes categorized into a plurality of bins, wherein each bin...
US-D652,857 Line viewing eyeglasses
US-D652,843 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-RE43,144 System for predicting and managing network performance by managing and monitoring resource utilization and...
A system to manage network resources of a network so that network performance is predictable and manageable is disclosed. According to the system, network...
US-8,099,665 Organizing and sorting media menu items
A method of organizing episodic content includes identifying a list of items associated with episodic content and sorting the list of items based on at least...
US-8,099,591 Techniques and graphical user interfaces for categorical shuffle
Improved techniques and graphical user interfaces that enable users to shuffle a group of media items in accordance with categories associated with the media...
US-8,099,536 Communication between an accessory and a media player with general and accessory lingoes
An interface and protocol allow a media player to communicate with external accessories over a transport link. The protocol includes a core protocol...
US-8,099,528 Data filtering using central DMA mechanism
A method and system is disclosed for passing data processed by a DMA controller through a transmission filter. The method includes the DMA controller accessing...
US-8,099,476 Updatable real-time or near real-time streaming
Methods and apparatuses for real-time or near real-time streaming of content using transfer protocols such as an HTTP compliant protocol. In one embodiment, a...
US-8,099,473 Variant streams for real-time or near real-time streaming
Methods and apparatuses for real-time or near real-time streaming of content using transfer protocols such as an HTTP compliant protocol. In one embodiment, a...
US-8,099,392 Electronic backup of applications
Systems and methods are provided for storing and restoring digital data. In some implementations, a method is provided. The method includes receiving, while a...
US-8,099,332 User interface for application management for a mobile device
This specification describes technologies relating to user interfaces for mobile devices. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in this...
US-8,099,258 Smart garment
A sensor authenticated to a garment transfers information, either wirelessly or wired, to an external data processing device. Such information includes location...
US-8,099,252 Self-test power management unit
Systems and methods are disclosed for a self-testing power management unit (PMU) in an electronic device. Self-testing may enable the testing of PMU power...
US-8,099,091 Method to control configuration change times in a wireless device
A method to control configuration change times is performed at a mobile wireless communication device when the mobile wireless communication device is connected...
US-8,099,079 Method and system for distributing data to mobile devices
A method and system for distributing mobile applications includes receiving, processing and displaying advertisements on mobile terminals. Data is visualized on...
US-8,098,838 Detecting the repositioning of an earphone using a microphone and associated action
A system detects the repositioning of an earphone that is worn by a user, and changes an operation mode of a host coupled to the earphone. Within the earphone...
US-8,098,534 Integrated circuit with separate supply voltage for memory that is different from logic circuit supply voltage
In one embodiment, an integrated circuit includes at least one logic circuit supplied by a first supply voltage and at least one memory circuit coupled to the...
US-8,098,262 Arbitrary fractional pixel movement
A technique is provided for displaying pixels of an image at arbitrary subpixel positions. In accordance with aspects of this technique, interpolated intensity...
US-8,098,261 Pillarboxing correction
A display control device used to govern non-content regions in a display space, and selectively determine data for display in the non-content regions is...
US-8,098,256 Video acquisition with integrated GPU processing
Systems and techniques for processing sequences of video images involve receiving, on a computer, data corresponding to a sequence of video images detected by...
US-8,098,250 Adaptive and dynamic text filtering
A device sensor determines an external state of a device. Text to be displayed on a display screen of the device is dynamically filtered based on the external...
US-8,098,233 Wide touchpad on a portable computer
In one exemplary embodiment, a portable computer having a display assembly coupled to a base assembly to alternate between a closed position and an open...
US-8,097,956 Flexible packaging for chip-on-chip and package-on-package technologies
In one embodiment, a packaging solution for an application integrated circuit (IC) and one or more other ICs is provided. The packaging solution may support...
US-D652,428 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-D652,426 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-D652,196 Cutout collar design
US-8,095,799 Ticket authorized secure installation and boot
A method and apparatus for secure software installation to boot a device authorized by a ticket are described herein. A ticket request including a device...
US-8,095,716 Method and system for communicating capability information from an accessory to a media player
A method and system for allowing a media player to determine if it supports the capabilities of an accessory are disclosed. The method and system comprise...
US-8,095,713 Smart cables
A smart cable apparatus includes resources that provide for additional functionality such as cable authentication and cable identification. The cable apparatus...
US-8,095,694 Enhancements to data-driven media management within an electronic device
A centralized resource manager manages the routing of audio or visual information within a device, including a handheld device such as a smartphone. The...
US-8,095,533 Automatic index term augmentation in document retrieval
Disclosed are methods and systems for automatically assigning index terms to electronic documents such as Web pages or sites in a manner which may be used to...
US-8,095,506 Methods and systems for managing data
Systems and methods for managing data, such as metadata. In one exemplary method, metadata from files created by several different software applications are...
US-8,095,375 Universal container for audio data
Storing audio data encoded in any of a plurality of different audio encoding formats is enabled by parametrically defining the underlying format in which the...
US-8,094,816 System and method for stream/block cipher with internal random states
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer readable-media for performing data encryption and decryption using a stream or block cipher with internal...
US-8,094,813 System and method for modulus obfuscation
Disclosed herein are methods for obfuscating data on a client, on a server, and on a client and a server. The method on a client device includes receiving input...
US-8,094,729 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with...
A method and apparatus for performing motion estimation in a digital video system is disclosed. Specifically, the present invention discloses a system that...
US-8,094,724 Order value for specifying relationship between video pictures
A method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding is disclosed. Specifically, the present invention...
US-8,094,167 Display color correcting system
A display color correcting method is provided. A first plurality of input color values are provided to a display, wherein the input color values correspond to a...
US-8,094,161 Virtualization of graphics resources
Graphics resources are virtualized through an interlace between graphics hardware and graphics clients. The interface allocates the graphics resources across...
US-8,094,159 Method and apparatus for frame buffer management
Methods and apparatuses for dynamic virtual frame buffer management. At least one embodiment of the present invention dynamically enables or disables the use of...
US-8,094,128 Channel scan logic
A device that can autonomously scan a sensor panel is disclosed. Autonomous scanning can be performed by implementing channel scan logic. In one embodiment,...
US-8,094,079 Handheld electronic devices with isolated antennas
Handheld electronic devices are provided that contain wireless communications circuitry having at least first and second antennas. An antenna isolation element...
US-8,092,251 Active electronic media device packaging
Active packaging for supplying power, data, or both power and data to an electronic media device while the device is housed within the active packaging is...
US-8,091,178 Hinge
A hinge has a pintle, a moving leaf, a resilient device and a stationary leaf. The pintle has a resilient device mount formed on a distal end and is mounted...
US-D652,054 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-D652,050 Graphical users interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D652,041 Electronic device
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