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US-D615,526 Electronic device
US-7,712,109 Dialog item interface definition object
An object-oriented item is used to define the behavior of an item in a dialog box in a windows environment. A class hierarchical library is established with a...
US-7,712,037 Computer system with graphical user interface including spring-loaded enclosures
A new behavior in a graphical user interface allows the user to open and close enclosures, while dragging an object. When the user pauses, gestures, or rolls...
US-7,711,864 Methods and systems to dynamically manage performance states in a data processing system
Data processing systems which operate in different modes, including a mode which supports providing an output of images through a port on the systems. In one...
US-7,711,829 Method and system for preventing a timeout from reaching a network host
A method and system for preventing a timeout from reaching a network host when bringing up a down link that is slow to waken. The method generally comprises...
US-7,711,200 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 an...
US-7,711,129 Method and system for approximating graphic equalizers using dynamic filter order reduction
Improved approaches to flexibly implementing graphic equalizers on media players are disclosed. These approaches provide dynamic order reduction of a multi-band...
US-7,710,832 User interfaces for electronic calendar systems
Methods, systems and machine readable media for operating a calendar in a data processing system. In one exemplary method, a calendar interface is displayed on a...
US-7,710,737 Stiffening plate for circuit board and switch assembly
This invention is directed to a support plate for reinforcing a portion of a circuit board. The support plate may be coupled to a portion of the circuit board...
US-7,710,439 Method and apparatus for image acquisition, organization, manipulation, and publication
To better realize the great potential of amateur digital photography, the present invention introduces an integrated system for the acquisition, organization,...
US-7,710,426 Buffer requirements reconciliation
Buffers may be shared between components in a system. The components may be loosely coupled, allowing the components to be assembled into various different...
US-7,710,409 Method and apparatus for use of rotational user inputs
Improved approaches for users of computing devices to interact with graphical user interfaces are described. According to one aspect, a rotational user action...
US-7,710,397 Mouse with improved input mechanisms using touch sensors
A mouse having improved input methods and mechanisms is disclosed. The mouse is configured with touch sensing areas capable of generating input signals. The...
US-7,710,394 Method and apparatus for use of rotational user inputs
Improved approaches for users of computing devices to interact with graphical user interfaces are described. According to one aspect, a rotational user action...
US-7,710,393 Method and apparatus for accelerated scrolling
Improved approaches for users to with graphical user interfaces of computing devices are disclosed. A rotational user action supplied by a user via a user input...
US-7,710,294 For externally clocked digital audio input, determining a valid clock and muting audio during synchronization
Methods and apparatus for determining the existence of an external clock over a digital input port on a computer. In one embodiment, the external clock is...
US-7,710,290 System and method for situational location relevant invocable speed reference
Situational location dependent information is transmitted from a server data processing system to a receiving data processing system. The server data processing...
US-7,708,604 Mechanism for constraining the movement of an audio jack
A constraint mechanism for receiving an audio plug in an electronic device is provided. The constraint mechanism may include a conductive tube operative to...
US-D615,083 Electronic device
US-D615,070 Ear piece
US-D615,069 Remote controller
US-7,707,514 Management of user interface elements in a display environment
A widget manager facilitates management of widgets in a dashboard layer. Management functions can include enablement, preview, importation, exportation,...
US-7,707,510 Import directly into specified folders and user interface
A user desiring to import digital images from a specified location may select that location. In response, a graphical element such as an arrow will be displayed...
US-7,707,477 Checksum calculation
In one embodiment, a checksum generator comprises an N-bit accumulator and a plurality of N-bit 3:2 carry save adders. A first plurality of the plurality of...
US-7,707,361 Data cache block zero implementation
In one embodiment, a processor comprises a core configured to execute a data cache block write instruction and an interface unit coupled to the core and to an...
US-7,707,273 Management and prioritization of media item downloading
The disclosed embodiments relate generally to the downloading of media items. The media items may include, for example, audio, video, image, or podcast data. In...
US-7,706,992 System and method for signal decomposition, analysis and reconstruction
The present invention provides a system and method for representing quasi-periodic ("qp") waveforms comprising, representing a plurality of limited...
US-7,706,637 Host configured for interoperation with coupled portable media player device
Methods and system for transferring images between devices is disclosed. For example, differently scaled images by a host device may automatically and/or...
US-7,706,629 Methods and apparatuses for pixel transformations
Methods, apparatuses, systems, and machine readable media for pixel transformations. One exemplary method includes: determining a state of a pixel format...
US-7,705,858 Techniques for displaying digital images on a display
A method and apparatus for displaying digital images on a display is provided. A pile of images that includes a plurality of images arranged in a first...
US-7,705,853 Virtualization of graphics resources
Graphics resources are virtualized through an interface between graphics hardware and graphics clients. The interface allocates the graphics resources across...
US-7,705,830 System and method for packing multitouch gestures onto a hand
A multi-touch system is disclosed that compares finger arrangements at the beginning of multi-touch gestures and discriminates between neutral- and spread-hand...
US-7,705,795 Antennas with periodic shunt inductors
An antenna may be formed from conductive regions that define a gap that is bridged by shunt inductors. The inductors may have equal inductances and may be...
US-7,705,230 Music synchronization arrangement
The invention generally pertains to a hand-held computing device. More particularly, the invention pertains to a computing device that is capable of controlling...
US-7,702,935 Reporting flash memory operating voltages
Apparatus and associated systems, methods and computer program products relate to using information stored in a flash memory to adjust the operating voltage...
US-7,702,858 Latency reduction for cache coherent bus-based cache
In one embodiment, a system comprises a plurality of agents coupled to an interconnect and a cache coupled to the interconnect. The plurality of agents are...
US-7,702,833 Techniques for transferring information between an accessory and a multi-communication device
A connector interface system for a communication device is disclosed. The interface includes a docking connector. The docking connector includes first make/last...
US-7,702,759 Presentation during network address acquisition
A method and apparatus for instructing a processing system to present information. In one embodiment of the invention a server processing system on a network...
US-7,702,509 Unsupervised data-driven pronunciation modeling
Pronunciation for an input word is modeled by generating a set of candidate phoneme strings having pronunciations close to the input word in an orthographic...
US-7,702,502 Apparatus for signal decomposition, analysis and reconstruction
The present invention provides a system and method for representing quasi-periodic ("qp") waveforms comprising, representing a plurality of limited...
US-7,702,279 Portable media player as a low power remote control and method thereof
A portable multimedia player is used to wirelessly access and control a media server that is streaming digital media by way of a wireless interface to a media...
US-7,701,966 Method and apparatus for ensuring compatibility on a high performance serial bus
A data communications system is disclosed having at least one Legacy cloud coupled to at least one Beta cloud. The system further having at least one BOSS node...
US-7,701,797 Two levels of voltage regulation supplied for logic and data programming voltage of a memory device
Systems and methods involve the use of a flash memory device having multiple flash memory cells. A first interface is adapted to receive power for selectively...
US-7,701,716 Heat-transfer mechanism including a liquid-metal thermal coupling
Embodiments of a heat-transfer mechanism are described. This heat-transfer mechanism includes a first heatpipe having a first end and a second end, and a second...
US-7,701,489 Method and apparatus for color correction
Methods and apparatuses for color correction using diffusers. At least one embodiment of the present invention seeks to perform color correction using color...
US-D614,165 Electronic device
US-D614,164 Electronic device
US-D614,163 Electronic device
US-D614,162 Electronic device
US-D614,161 Electronic device
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