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Inferred key frames for fast initiation of video coding sessions
A video coding system may initiate coding of a new coding session with reference to an "inferred key frame" that is known both to an encoder and a decoder...
Depth-segmenting peak tracking autofocus
An apparatus, method, and computer readable medium related to autofocusing a camera lens system. An initial image is captured at a first lens position and focus...
Image sensor with in-pixel depth sensing
An imaging area in an image sensor includes a plurality of photo detectors. A light shield is disposed over a portion of two photo detectors to partially block...
Remote camera user interface
At an electronic device with a touch-sensitive display, a remote camera control user interface may be displayed. In some examples, a user may provide input...
Adaptive plug for edge protection
Housings for electronic devices including adaptive plugs, and the use of adaptive plugs in methods of manufacturing housings. The housing may include an...
Push-based location update
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for a location information server to gather location updates by sending location-update-requests through a push...
System for collecting, analyzing, and transmitting information relevant to
When individual persons or vehicles move through a transportation network, they are likely to be both actively and passively creating information that reflects...
Method and system for marking email threads
Disclosed herein is a technique for marking email threads as important. When an email thread is marked as important, all email messages belonging to the email...
Preambles in OFDMA system
The present invention provides a preamble that is inserted into an OFDMA frame and has a common sequence for all the base stations participating in a...
Methods and apparatus for enabling and disabling scrambling of control
Methods and apparatus for the selection and/or configuration of scrambling operations to accommodate e.g., both scrambling and non-scrambling connections (such...
Apparatus and methods for controlling distribution of electronic access
Apparatus and methods for controlling the distribution of electronic access clients to a device. In one embodiment, a virtualized Universal Integrated Circuit...
Space-time transmit diversity systems and methods for ofdm applications
Embodiments of the invention provide orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing-Space-time Block Codes (OFDMSTBC) mappings for code rate 1, 2 and 4 codes for 4...
Communication systems and methods
In accordance with embodiments, a communication system includes a first device and a second device in communication with the first device. The second device has...
Connector-free magnetic charger/winder
A method and apparatus for charging an electronic device include rotating a magnetically attractable element, or element, within the electronic device. Rotating...
Management of high-voltage lithium-polymer batteries in portable
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that manages use of a battery corresponding to a high-voltage lithium-polymer battery in a portable electronic...
Controlling a thermally sensitive over-current protector
A method for controlling a thermally sensitive over-current protector is described. A battery current is monitored. It is then determined whether or not the...
Ground contacts for reduced-length connector inserts
Connector inserts having a high signal integrity and low insertion loss by shielding signal contacts. One example may provide one or more ground contacts...
Cavity antennas with flexible printed circuits
An antenna with a curved shape may be mounted behind a curved antenna window. The antenna may have an antenna resonating element such as an inverted-F antenna...
Electronic device with dual clutch barrel cavity antennas
An electronic device has antennas formed from cavity antenna structures. The electronic device may have a metal housing. The metal housing may have an upper...
Organic light-emitting diode display with glass encapsulation and
peripheral welded plastic seal
A display may have thin-film transistor circuitry that includes organic light-emitting diodes. The thin-film transistor circuitry may be formed on a substrate....
LED with internally confined current injection area
Methods and structures for forming arrays of LED devices are disclosed. The LED devices in accordance with embodiments of the invention may include an...
Low-travel key mechanisms using butterfly hinges
A key mechanism can include one or more butterfly hinges. Each butterfly hinge includes a double wing design operative to move between a depressed position and...
Shimless button assembly for an electronic device
Embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to a shimless button assembly. According to such embodiments, a shimless button assembly includes a button...
Low travel dome and systems for using the same
A low travel switch and systems for using the same. A low travel switch may include a key cap and an elastomeric dome configured to provide a predefined tactile...
Coil constructions for improved inductive energy transfer
An inductor coil for an inductive energy transfer system includes multiple layers of a single wire having windings that are interlaced within at least two of...
Programming schemes for multi-level analog memory cells
A method for data storage includes storing first data bits in a set of multi-bit analog memory cells at a first time by programming the memory cells to assume...
Arranging audio or video sections
A program product, a graphical user interface, a computer system including such a graphical user interface and method for replacing a first version of an audio...
Systems and methods for narrating electronic books
A narration session between a plurality of participants can be set up to allow participants to collaboratively narrate an electronic book. Information can be...
Cloud-based diagnostics and remediation
Troubleshooting a technical problem on a user device using a network-based remediation platform. Receiving problem statements relating to technical problems...
Credit card auto-fill
Differing embodiments of this disclosure may employ one or all of the several techniques described herein to perform credit card recognition using electronic...
Venue based real time crowd modeling and forecasting
Crowds of people within an environment can be modeled in real time. A multitude of mobile devices located within an environment can periodically transmit their...
Cloud library de-duplication
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media identifying duplicate media items that occur during a batch upload...
Concurrent store and load operations
Systems, processors, and methods for efficiently handling concurrent store and load operations within a processor. A processor comprises a load-store unit (LSU)...
Hardware state data logger for silicon debug
Systems and methods of utilizing a hardware state data logger to debug in silicon. One or more hardware state data loggers are incorporated into a circuit...
Peripheral device mapping
Systems and methods related to providing peripheral device functionality is described herein. In one embodiment, a method of operating a host computing device...
Application programming interfaces for scrolling operations
Described are devices, methods and storage media for receiving an input and issuing at least one scroll call or gesture call based on a determination whether...
Apparatuses and methods relating to content sharing are described. In one embodiment, a match between content type and one or more content services determine...
Network media device
A network media device is described that pulls multimedia data from one or more sources (e.g., a multimedia website or a multimedia server computer) at a first...
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for simultaneously tracking multiple finger and palm contacts as hands approach, touch, and slide across a ...
Test systems for electronic devices with wireless communications
A test system may be provided for performing wireless communications testing of electronic devices in a building. The test system may include a mobile cart that...
Detecting mount angle of mobile device in vehicle using motion sensors
Motion sensors of a mobile device mounted to a vehicle are used to detect a mount angle of the mobile device. The motion sensors are used to determine whether...
Method of lower profile MEMS package with stress isolations
MEMS packages, modules, and methods of fabrication are described. In an embodiment, a MEMS package includes a MEMS die and an IC die mounted on a front side of...
Portable electronic device connector
In various embodiments, an affixing structure of a connector is configured to attach to an affixing structure interface of a portable electronic device that is...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface(s)
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface