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Intelligent dynamics processing
A multi-band audio compressor that may provide not only better and brighter sound, but also speaker protection. The multi-band audio compressor breaks an input...
Piecewise perspective transform engine
An image signal processor of a device, apparatus, or computing system that includes a camera capable of capturing image data may apply piecewise perspective...
OAM system for LTE-U and Wi-Fi operation and coexistence deployment
This disclosure relates to operation and management of cellular communication systems including cells and access points operating in unlicensed frequency bands....
Remote access of media items
Methods and systems that facilitate the downloading of media items to a first network device from a second network device are disclosed. A plurality of media...
Proofing electronic publications on portable devices
A user can proof (e.g., view, review) an electronic publication on a portable device. When the user finds errors in the electronic publication on the portable...
Channel estimation and interference cancellation for virtual MIMO
A method and system for wireless communication in a wireless communication network. The wireless communication network has a first mobile terminal and a second...
Methods and apparatus for interference coordinated transmission and
reception in wireless networks
Methods and apparatus for interference coordination to improve transmission and reception performance within wireless networks. In one exemplary embodiment, a...
Electronic device with antennas isolated using phase shifter
An electronic device may be provided with a primary antenna that is used for transmitting and receiving signals and a secondary antenna that is used for...
Robust magnetic connector
Connector inserts and receptacles that are robust, easily manufactured, and provide an improved connector performance. One example may provide a connector...
I/O connector with integrated adjustable set screw
An externally accessible component in an electronic device is described. The component may be installed within an enclosure without being properly aligned with...
Antenna on sapphire structure
An antenna on a sapphire structure. The antenna includes a sapphire structure having a first side, and a second side positioned opposite the first side. The...
Methods for forming shield materials onto inductive coils
Methods of and systems for directing flux from a transmit coil to a receive coil within an inductive power transfer system are disclosed. For example, a...
Electronic device with signal line routing to minimize vibrations
An electronic device may have a source of magnetic field such as a magnet that produces a static magnetic field. A flexible printed circuit may have a flexible...
Reminder creation for tasks associated with a user event
An event analysis engine on a user device may be configured to receive information representative of a user event and to determine a type of the event according...
Range class estimation for radio frequency devices
Implementations are disclosed for obtaining a range state of a device operating in an indoor environment with radio frequency (RF) signal sources. In some...
Combined color image and depth processing
A method for image processing includes receiving a depth image of a scene containing a human subject and receiving a color image of the scene containing the...
Capacitive fingerprint sensor including an electrostatic lens
A capacitive fingerprint sensor, including: a dielectric structure having a contact surface and a sensor surface; an array of capacitive sensing elements held...
Secure escrow service
A method of restoring confidential information items of a first device to a second device by using a set of servers. The method generates a public and private...
Methodology for determining an improved form of headphones
A method for determining a form for a headphone part using a representative model includes receiving data for at least one ear model. The ear model may be...
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...
Identification, selection, and display of a region of interest in a
Some embodiments provide a method for displaying a structured document that includes a hierarchy of structural elements. The hierarchy is constructed by...
Methods and apparatus for bridged data transmission and protocol
translation in a high-speed 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...
Intelligent caching for an operand cache
Instructions may require one or more operands to be executed, which may be provided from a register file. In the context of a GPU, however, a register file may...
Portable electronic device for photo management
A portable electronic device with a touch screen display for photo management is disclosed. One aspect of the invention involves a computer-implemented method...
Radial menu selection
A method comprising of displaying a GUI object is disclosed. The method displays a first graphical user interface (GUI) object with multiple selectable GUI...
Context-specific user interfaces for displaying animated sequences
Context-specific user interfaces for use with a portable multifunction device are disclosed. The methods described herein for context-specific user interfaces...
Method and apparatus for modifying attributes of media items in a media
Some embodiments provide novel methods for editing the value of an attribute of a media item (e.g., a media content or a media operation) for a media editing...
Gesture-based interface with enhanced features
A method includes presenting, on a display coupled to a computer, an image of a keyboard comprising multiple keys, and receiving a sequence of three-dimensional...
Calibration for pressure effects on touch sensor panels
A touch sensor panel which has been calibrated to be insensitive to effects from an external force applied to the panel is provided. Touch sense circuitry...
Adapter for use with a portable electronic device
An adapter for enabling connection of a portable electronic device with an accessory includes two connectors, an identification device, a power control device,...
Camouflaged openings in electronic device housings
Techniques and apparatus for providing one or more holes in a housing for an electronic device are disclosed. The one or more holes in the housing can be used...
Adjusting step count to compensate for arm swing
In some implementations, a mobile device can receive a motion signal from a motion sensor on the mobile device. The mobile device can determine a step count...
Injection molding and casting of materials using a vertical injection
An injection molding system and methods for improving performance of the same. The system includes a plunger rod and a melt zone that are provided in-line and...
Ultrasonic MEMS transmitter
Ultrasonic transmitters that can be used for ranging in mobile devices are disclosed. In some examples, an ultrasonic transmitter device can be configured to...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Packaging with accessories
Methods for assembling electronic devices by internally curing
Assemblies of structures such as electronic device assemblies may be connected using light-cured liquid adhesive such as ultraviolet-light-cured adhesive. Light...
Multipath TCP subflow establishment and control
Techniques for electronic devices to control a multipath transmission control protocol (MPTCP) connection. An MPTCP connection between two endpoints may be...
Scoring beacon messages for mobile device wake-up
Techniques and systems for scoring beacon messages and selectively performing mobile device wake-up on a score are disclosed. Such a technique can include...
Methods for synchronizing data in a network
A wireless network may contain access points that run a network management service. The service may monitor the access points and associated wireless access...
Electronic device with mapping circuitry
An electronic device may be provided with electronic components such as mapping circuitry for measuring distances, areas, volumes or other properties of objects...
Device-to-device location awareness
During an ongoing wireless telephone call communication session between a pair of mobile devices, a local device responds to its user's activation of a virtual...
Method for secure key injection with biometric sensors
Systems and methods are disclosed for securely injecting one or more key values into an electronic device by reading with a fingerprint sensor a manufactured...
Device and method for block data transfer over wireless coexistence
A device and method transmits a data block over a wireless coexistence interface (WCI) pathway. The method includes generating a data block for transmission...
Resonant-recovery power reduction techniques for pulse generation
The disclosed embodiments provide a circuit for driving a capacitive load. The circuit includes a first inductor with an input terminal and a load terminal,...