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Thermal gap pad
This application relates to efficiently distributing heat within a portable computing device. More specifically an apparatus for conducting heat between...
Systems for ejecting removable modules from electronic devices
An electronic device may be provided with an ejectable component assembly having a connector that can receive and retain a removable module within a housing of...
Overpass grounding spring and integrated component protection
The described embodiments relate generally to use of an electrically conductive member, such as a grounding spring, used to electrically ground components on a...
Control signaling optimization for LTE communications
The disclosure describes procedures for including downlink control information (DCI) within a physical downlink shared channel (PDSCH) communication to reduce...
Dual network mobile device radio resource management
A single chip mobile wireless device capable of receiving and transmitting over one wireless network at a time maintains registration on two wireless...
Distributed computing in a wireless communication system
Distributed computing in a wireless communication system. Reports may be received from a plurality of nodes in a wireless communication system. Each respective...
Reducing power consumption in voice over LTE terminals using semi
persistent scheduling in connected...
A connection with a network that includes a base station (BS) may be established by a user device (UE) via a wireless connection, for conducting communications...
Methods and apparatus for mitigating interference in aggressive form
Methods and apparatus for mitigation of radio interference between two or more wireless concurrently operating interfaces in a wireless device having an...
Bump or close proximity triggered wireless technology
Techniques for performing various communications functionality based on detecting a bump condition and/or close proximity between wireless devices. A wireless...
Location based operation of a wireless mobile system
Operating parameters of a wireless mobile communication device can be adjusted to comply with requirements defined by a local regulatory regime. Location...
Multi-level virtual fence
A proximity fence can be a location-agnostic fence defined by signal sources having no geographic location information. The proximity fence can correspond to a...
Audio listening system
An audio listening device having a damped ball joint type interface between an ear-cup assembly and a headband assembly is provided. For example, the audio...
Wideband ambient light rejection
Optical apparatus includes an image sensor and objective optics, which are configured to collect and focus optical radiation over a range of wavelengths along a...
Approach for downloading data over networks using automatic bandwidth
An approach is provided for downloading data over a network that uses automatic bandwidth detection. According to the approach, a first version of data to be...
Selecting an interface for packet routing based on application-layer data
The disclosed embodiments relate to a system for selecting an interface for routing an outbound packet. During operation, the system receives an outbound packet...
Integration of Viterbi algorithm with decision feedback equalization
A modified Viterbi algorithm, that integrates decision feedback equalization (DFE), is disclosed. The modified algorithm may be used especially for rate 1/2...
System and methods for performing antenna transmit diversity
A wireless electronic device may include switching circuits that perform time division duplexing by toggling between a first configuration in which...
Measuring body capacitance effect in touch sensitive device
Measuring an effect of body capacitance in a touch sensitive device is disclosed. This effect can be caused by poor grounding of a user or other objects...
Electronic device with adjustable wireless circuitry
An electronic device may be provided with wireless circuitry. Control circuitry may be used to adjust the wireless circuitry. The wireless circuitry may include...
Unified high power and low power battery charger
The embodiments discussed herein relate to systems, methods, and apparatus for providing a charger capable of adaptively handling a range of power inputs. The...
Antenna, shielding and grounding
A portable computing device is disclosed. The portable computing device can take many forms such as a laptop computer, a tablet computer, and so on. The...
Antenna system with return path tuning and loop element
Electronic devices may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry and antenna structures. The antenna structures may include a dual arm inverted-F antenna...
Printed circuits with embedded semiconductor dies
Electrical components such as semiconductor die may be mounted in semiconductor packages and embedded within printed circuits. A printed circuit may have a...
Clamping mechanism for processing of a substrate within a substrate
A method and clamping apparatus for securing a substrate within a substrate carrier during an ultrasonic mounting process. The clamping apparatus may include a...
Patterned conductive traces in molded elastomere substrate
Touch sensitive mechanical keyboards and processes for routing the drive and sense lines of the touch sensitive keyboard using patterned dome-switches are...
Method and system of note selection and manipulation
A method, electronic device and non-transitory computer readable storage medium for simple and intuitive audio editing of multiple notes at once in an audio...
Thin-film transistor liquid-crystal display with variable frame frequency
An active matrix includes an array of pixels individually addressable over a first frame-frequency range and over a second, higher frame-frequency range. The...
Luminescence shock avoidance in display devices
A luminescence shock avoidance algorithm selectively limits the brightness level of a display device when the display device is activated in a dark environment...
Electronic device including sub-array based deblurring of a blurred finger
image and related methods
An electronic device may include a finger biometric sensor that includes an array of electric field sensing pixels and image data output circuitry coupled...
Blind defringing for color images
This disclosure pertains to novel devices, methods, and computer readable media for performing "blind" color defringing on images. In one embodiment, the blind...
Defringing RAW images
This disclosure pertains to novel devices, methods, and computer readable media for performing color defringing on image data. In photography, particularly RAW...
Mass ingestion of content related metadata to an online content portal
The present technology supports mass ingestion of metadata related to consumables related to online server supported applications. The online server publishes a...
Electronic device including blurred finger image deblurring circuitry and
An electronic device may include a finger biometric sensor that may include an array of electric field sensing pixels and image data output circuitry coupled...
Power estimation in an integrated circuit design flow
Power estimates for an integrated circuit may be obtained without having to individually enter monitor statements at hierarchical levels in a design. The...
Data parallel computing on multiple processors
A method and an apparatus that allocate one or more physical compute devices such as central processing units or graphical processing units attached to a host...
Completion time determination for vector instructions
In an embodiment, a processor may include a completion time determination circuit. The completion time determination circuit may be configured to receive one or...
Instruction source specification
Techniques are disclosed relating to specification of instruction operands. In some embodiments, this may involve assigning operands to source inputs. In one...
Combining compute tasks for a graphics processing unit
Methods, systems and devices are disclosed to examine developer supplied graphics code and attributes at run-time. The graphics code designed for execution on a...
Apparatus and method for conditionally enabling or disabling soft buttons
A method of operating a multifunction device includes displaying a soft keyboard having a plurality of buttons including one or more unconditionally enabled...
Sensor-based ESD detection
A touch sensitive device that detects the occurrence of an electrostatic discharge event on the device by analyzing one or more ESD sensors located in various...
Graphene heat dissipators in portable electronic devices
The disclosed embodiments relate to techniques for facilitating thermal transfer in a portable electronic device. The portable electronic device includes a...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for navigating through an
An electronic device with a display and a touch-sensitive surface stores a document having primary content, supplementary content, and user-generated content....
System and method for calibrating temperatures sensor for integrated
In some embodiments, a method may be provided for calibrating integrated circuit temperature sensors. The method may include sensing a first temperature using a...
System and method for generating signal coverage information from client
Embodiments may include receiving signal strength information reported by multiple client communication devices. The signal strength information reported by a...
Portable electronic device
Portable electronic devices are provided. A device may include cover glass with a light mask. The light mask may be microperforated to allow light to pass...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface