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US-7,788,605 Morphing between views of data
A method, apparatus, system, and signal-bearing medium are provided that in various embodiments relate to manipulating data. In an embodiment, the data may be...
US-7,788,604 Three state icon for operations
A three state icon for a computer is disclosed. The icon prevents inadvertent starting of an operation on a computer. The icon has a first state which conceals a...
US-7,788,599 User interface elements for hierarchical selection of items
A user interface element for selecting items from a hierarchy of items can present a cell for each level in the hierarchy of items. Each cell can be associated...
US-7,788,594 Methods and apparatuses for inputting information
Methods and apparatuses for presenting a data input interface. In one exemplary embodiment of a method described herein, a text input field is displayed and,...
US-7,788,585 Split edits
A method and apparatus is described that is related to split editing. An indicia of a first time based stream of information is displayed at a source media. An...
US-7,788,582 Techniques and graphical user interfaces for improved media item searching
Improved techniques and graphical user interfaces that assist users in searching through a group of media items are disclosed. According to one aspect, a search...
US-7,788,567 Symbol encoding for tolerance to single byte errors
The present invention provides a method that protects symbol types by characterizing symbols as one of two types--DATA or NON_DATA, generating a symbol...
US-7,788,516 Methods and apparatuses for dynamic power control
Exemplary embodiments of methods and apparatuses to manage a power of a system that leverage intermediate power margins are described. One or more subsystems of...
US-7,788,248 Immediate search feedback
Providing immediate search feedback is disclosed. Search input is received within a search field of a web browser application. Based on characteristics of the...
US-7,787,000 Exposure adjustment of an image using G+/G- curve
An improved exposure adjustment technique for brightening and darkening an image using a modified Gamma-like (G+) function is provided. The G+ function possesses...
US-7,786,999 Edit display during rendering operations
A method of manipulating a time based stream of information to create a presentation is provided in which a processing system is employed. The methods include...
US-7,786,975 Continuous scrolling list with acceleration
Movement of a point of contact by a user of a touch-sensitive display is determined. In response to the movement, a list of items on the touch-sensitive display...
US-7,786,755 Reducing errors in data by dynamically calibrating trigger point thresholds
Methods, systems, computer readable media and means for reducing errors in data caused by noise are provided. In some embodiments of the present invention,...
US-7,786,743 Probe tile for probing semiconductor wafer
A tile used to hold one or more probes for testing a semiconductor wafer is disclosed. The tile has one or more sites for inserting one or more probes to test...
US-D622,720 Electronic device
US-D622,719 Electronic device
US-D622,718 Electronic device
US-D622,716 Cover
US-D622,696 Electronic device
US-7,783,589 Inverted index processing
Systems and methods for improving indexing are described. In one exemplary method, a 2-level table is used to improve performance when searching an index. A...
US-7,783,070 Cable adapter for a media player system
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-7,782,337 Multi-conic gradient generation
Disclosed herein is a technique for computing a complex gradient using multiple conics. In connection with a computer system having a graphics processing unit...
US-7,782,317 Depth ordering of planes and displaying interconnects having an appearance indicating data characteristics
A method for determining a depth ordering between two planes in a 3D workspace of an application is provided. The method includes projecting vectors from a...
US-7,782,307 Maintaining activity after contact liftoff or touchdown
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for simultaneously tracking multiple finger and palm contacts as hands approach, touch, and slide across a proximity-sensing,...
US-7,781,018 Method of making vapor deposited oxygen-scavenging particles
This invention discloses a method of making an oxygen scavenging particle comprised of an activating component and an oxidizable component wherein one component...
US-7,780,869 Water activated oxygen scavenging composition
An efficient oxygen scavenging composition for use in film forming polymers is disclosed wherein the oxygen scavenging composition comprises an oxidizable metal...
US-7,780,478 Apparatus and methods for connecting two electrical devices together
Methods and apparatus are provided for connecting together two audio components that have different size connectors and/or a different configuration of...
US-D622,283 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D622,270 Electronic device
US-D622,261 Media player
US-7,779,372 Clock gater with test features and low setup time
A clock gater circuit comprises a plurality of transistors having source-drain connections forming a stack between a first node and a supply node. A given...
US-7,779,357 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 computing device is disclosed. The audio prompts can...
US-7,779,208 Prefetch unit
In one embodiment, a processor comprises a prefetch unit coupled to a data cache. The prefetch unit is configured to concurrently maintain a plurality of...
US-7,779,185 Communication between a media player and an accessory using a protocol with multiple 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-7,778,971 Synchronization methods and systems
Connection architectures, methods, systems and computer readable media are described. In one exemplary embodiment, a computer readable medium comprises a first...
US-7,778,823 Pre-processing individual audio items in a media project in order to improve real-time processing of the media...
Some embodiments of the invention provide a method of processing audio data while creating a media presentation. The media presentation includes several audio...
US-7,778,819 Method and apparatus for predicting word prominence in speech synthesis
A method and apparatus is provided for generating speech that sounds more natural. Determining whether information in a current sentence is new or previously...
US-7,778,015 Microperforated and backlit displays having alternative display capabilities
A visual display having microperforations, backlighting and contrasting surface finishes is disclosed. The visual display includes an opaque base object having a...
US-7,777,760 Display color correcting system
A display color-correcting system is provided. Color response values are measured that go into the vertices of polyhedra in a cubic color output space of the...
US-7,777,755 Display device calibration system
A display device calibration system is provided. The overall color response of a display family is characterized, and the idiosyncratic color response...
US-7,777,732 Multi-event input system
Multi-event input systems, methods, and devices for use in connection with touch-sensitive electronic devices are disclosed. In accordance with certain...
US-7,775,825 Cable connector assembly having strain relief member for cable
A cable connector assembly (100) in accordance with the present invention includes a housing (1), a terminal (2), a sleeve (5), and a strain relief member (7)....
US-7,775,567 Magnetic latching mechanism
A magnetic latch for a display of a laptop computer uses magnetic attraction to maintain the display closed and uses magnetic repelling forces to pop-up the...
US-D621,849 Animated graphical user interfaces for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D621,848 Animated graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D621,845 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D621,844 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
US-D621,841 Computer
US-D621,830 Computer
US-D621,825 Portable computer
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