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US-D618,210 Earbud
US-D618,209 Earbud
US-D618,207 Media device
US-D618,206 Media device
US-D618,205 Electronic device
US-D618,204 Electronic device
US-D618,178 Connector
US-7,739,617 Computer interface having a virtual single-layer mode for viewing overlapping objects
A computer-human interface provides a mechanism to manage the available space of a computer display in a manner that facilitates navigation among multiple...
US-7,739,604 Method and apparatus for managing windows
Methods and apparatuses to manipulate a window during a drag-and-drop operation. In one aspect of the invention, a method to manipulate a window includes:...
US-7,739,476 R and C bit update handling
In one embodiment, a processor comprises a memory management unit (MMU) and an interface unit coupled to the MMU and to an interface unit of the processor. The...
US-7,739,442 Macroscalar processor architecture
A macroscalar processor architecture is described herein. In one embodiment, an exemplary processor includes one or more execution units to execute instructions...
US-7,739,410 Synchronization methods and systems
Bookmark synchronization methods, systems and computer readable media are described. One exemplary method includes storing a mapping relationship between a first...
US-7,739,363 Configurable offline data store
A method and apparatus for a configurable offline data store are described herein. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving a request for a first set of...
US-7,739,298 Using a calculation expression to define and control access rights for records in a database
Techniques for providing limited access to data stored in records of databases are disclosed. The techniques can be implemented in a database program operating...
US-7,739,151 Reservation of digital media items
Techniques for interacting with an online media store using a first device to identify a digital media item of interest to a user of the first device, using the...
US-7,736,156 Connector assembly with improved solder tails
A connector assembly (100) adapted for electrically connecting with a complementary connector along a mating direction includes an insulative housing (2)...
US-D617,807 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D617,806 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D617,792 Electronic device
US-D617,789 Electronic device
US-7,735,120 Server computer issued credential authentication
A method for authenticating computers is disclosed. The method comprises issuing a credential from a first computer to a second computer. When the second...
US-7,735,020 Method and apparatus for determining font attributes
Methods and apparatuses for text formatting. In one exemplary embodiment of the present invention, a method to determine a font attribute includes: determining a...
US-7,735,012 Audio user interface for computing devices
An audio user interface that generates audio prompts that help a user interact with a user interface of a device is disclosed. One aspect of the present...
US-7,735,003 Computer system integrating different data types into single environment
A system for viewing and manipulating information of various data types within a single document in an integrated computer system environment is disclosed. Each...
US-7,734,875 Cache management using historical access information
A caching manager calculates cache priorities for accessed items, including items not currently stored in the cache. The cache manager determines an item's cache...
US-7,734,855 Gap count analysis for the P1394a BUS
A method of optimizing communication over a high-speed serial bus by minimizing the delay between packets transmitted over the bus is disclosed. The method...
US-7,734,721 System and method for passive detection and context sensitive notification of upgrade availability for computer...
The present invention is a system and method that monitors upgrade availability for computer information on a user's computer and allows the user to determine...
US-7,734,048 Cryptographic system using chaotic dynamics
The invention is a cryptographic system using chaotic dynamics. A chaotic system is used to generate a public key and an adjustable back door from a private key....
US-D617,339 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-D617,334 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-7,730,460 Code execution visualization using software fingerprinting
A system, method, and computer program for analyzing code execution and software performance characteristics are disclosed. Samples of executing code may be...
US-7,730,326 Method and system for updating firmware stored in non-volatile memory
Improved approaches to update computer program code residing within a computing device are disclosed. By maintaining a former version of the computer program...
US-7,730,223 Wireless home and office appliance management and integration
The present invention provides systems and methods for managing and controlling networked devices. A system comprises a host application executing on, for...
US-7,730,159 Method and apparatus for dynamically locating resources
Methods and apparatuses for dynamically locating resources. In one aspect of the invention, a method to retrieve a resource for a digital processing system...
US-7,730,155 Method and apparatus for dynamically locating resources
Methods and apparatuses for dynamically locating resources. In one aspect of the invention, a method to retrieve a resource for a digital processing system...
US-7,730,070 Index aging and merging
Systems and methods for processing an index are described. An index may be merged with another index of comparable age and size into a single index. Since older...
US-7,730,026 Method and system using reusable state information for synchronization and maintenance of data
A system for synchronization whereby metadata repository maintains information regarding the history and status of data items in a data repository. Data items...
US-7,730,012 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-7,729,791 Portable media playback device including user interface event passthrough to non-media-playback processing
A method of operating a portable electronics device can include integrated operation of media playback processing and non-media-playback processing (such as, for...
US-7,729,292 Method and apparatus for detecting a router that improperly responds to ARP requests
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that detects a non-compliant router that incorrectly responds to all address-resolution-protocol (ARP)...
US-7,729,131 Multiple circuit board arrangements in electronic devices
Electronic devices can be provided with at least one first circuit component coupled to a first circuit board, at least one second circuit component coupled to a...
US-7,728,906 Embedded camera with privacy filter
An apparatus includes a housing having an integrated camera. A panel is positioned in front of at least a portion of the camera and is operable to selectively...
US-7,728,823 System and method for processing raw data of track pad device
An input device and system are described that acquires (measures) raw track pad sensor data and transmits this data to a host computer where it is analyzed by an...
US-7,728,799 Active enclosure for computing device
A computing device is disclosed. The computing device includes a housing having an illuminable portion. The computing device also includes a light emitting...
US-7,728,742 Method and apparatus for compressing and decompressing data
The described embodiments include a system for performing data compression. The system includes a compression mechanism with N channels, and an internal...
US-7,728,739 Entropy codec with variable divisor
Data values are encoded for transmission to a recipient on a communication channel. Performance information associated with the encoding or the communication...
US-7,728,609 Replaceable probe apparatus for probing semiconductor wafer
A probe apparatus is provided with a plurality of probe tiles, an interchangeable plate for receiving the probe tiles, a floating plate being disposed between...
US-7,728,558 Systems and methods for selectively changing current limit of a battery controller
Systems and methods for selectively changing the current threshold of current limiting circuitry are provided. The current limit threshold of current limiting...
US-7,728,316 Integrated proximity sensor and light sensor
Apparatuses and methods to sense proximity and to detect light. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes an emitter of electromagnetic radiation and a detector...
US-D616,899 Media device
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