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A pattern projector, comprising a light source, configured to emit a beam of light. A transparent substrate, which has a pair of mutually-opposed planar...
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Portable display device
Portable display device with graphical user interface
Packaged capacitor component with multiple self-resonance frequencies
A packaged capacitor component such as a surface mount technology capacitor component may be formed with multiple self-resonant frequencies. The capacitor...
Embodiments disclosed herein relate generally to a compact device for providing Wi-Fi connectivity for an electronic device. The compact device is rotatably...
Device and method for setting a target power
A method, station and computer readable storage medium used for setting a power level of the station. The station implements a first processing layer that is a...
Beacon frame monitoring
Techniques are disclosed relating to reception of beacon frames. In one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed that includes a radio circuit. The radio circuit...
Mesh network evaluation methods
Methods, software and apparatus for determining the quality of a wireless mesh network (ie a network comprising a plurality of access nodes supporting wireless...
Electronic device with accessory-based transmit power control
An electronic device may be provided with wireless circuitry for transmitting and receiving wireless signals. Control circuitry may be used to adjust transmit...
Auto-focus control using image statistics data with coarse and fine
Techniques are provided for determining an optimal focal position using auto-focus statistics. In one embodiment, such techniques may include generating coarse...
Handheld device capable of providing data tethering services while
maintaining suite of handheld service functions
An improved tethering system is described in which a handheld device can be used by a user to reach the same network that the handheld device also provides...
Adaptive channel estimation for coordinated multipoint cellular
Adaptive channel estimation technique selection for coordinated multipoint (CoMP) cellular communication in a wireless user equipment (UE) device. A channel...
Automated graphical user-interface layout
Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to automatic generation of dynamically changing layouts for a graphical user-interface. Specifically, embodiments...
Shunt integrated voltage regulator
A method and apparatus for augmenting an external voltage regulator with a shunt integrated voltage regulator is disclosed. In one embodiment, an integrated...
Electronic device with isolated cavity antennas
An electronic device may have a metal housing. The metal housing may have an upper housing in which a component such as a display is mounted and a lower housing...
Organic light-emitting diode display with double gate transistors
An organic light-emitting diode display may have an array of pixels. Each pixel may have an organic light-emitting diode and thin-film transistor circuitry that...
Conditional memory calibration cancellation
A method and apparatus for conditional cancellation of a calibration procedure is performed. In one embodiment, a memory controller is coupled to memory. The...
Song flow methodology in random playback
An electronic device can play back media items using a random playback mode. To ensure that related media items are played back in a proper order (e.g., live...
Color correction to facilitate switching between graphics-processing units
The described embodiments provide a system that facilitates a switch from using a first graphics-processing unit (GPU) to using a second GPU to drive a display....
Intelligently placing labels
Some embodiments provide a mapping application that displays a rotation of a 3D map and corresponding rotation of a set of map labels overlaying the 3D map in...
Display with peak luminance control sensitive to brightness setting
A display may have an array of display pixels to display images. Digital display data may be received by a digital-to-analog converter. The digital-to-analog...
Haptic modules with independently controllable vertical and horizontal
Electronic devices and methods for creating various haptic effects. In one example, an electronic device may include a first haptic module for creating a first...
Contact shadows in visual representations
Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a process for creating contact shadows. Specifically, embodiments of the present disclosure include converting...
Rendering borders of elements of a graphical user interface
Systems and methods are described to render borders of controls and indicators in a graphical user interface (GUI), such that the rendered borders have...
Constructing road geometry
Some embodiments provide a method for a mapping service. The method generates an initial set of geometries for a road graph defined for a map region. The road...
Electronic device with automatic mode switching
An electronic device for predicting or anticipating a user's operational desires. The electronic device is ready to perform the anticipated function without...
Barcode recognition using data-driven classifier
A barcode decoding system and method are disclosed that use a data-driven classifier for transforming a potentially degraded barcode signal into a digit...
Electronic tag transmissions corresponding to physical disturbance of tag
In some embodiments, a seal is provided that includes an adhesive bottom layer, a non-adhesive top layer, and an electronic tag. The electronic tag can be...
Cache allocation scheme optimized for browsing applications
Methods and systems for cache allocation schemes optimized for browsing applications. A memory controller includes a memory cache for reducing the number of...
Activity tracing diagnostic systems and methods
Systems and methods are disclosed for logging encoded diagnostic information from a sequence of processing operations, the processing operations generated by an...
Global z-order for windows
In some implementations, windows can be displayed based on a global z-order. The global z-order can be maintained for all open windows. The global z-order can...
Method and apparatus for localization of haptic feedback
In an embodiment, a haptic feedback system includes a plurality of actuators to provide tactile feedback associated with an input surface. Each actuator is...
System power management using communication bus protocols
Embodiments of an apparatus and method are disclosed that may allow for managing power of a computing system. The apparatus may include a clock generation...
High voltage charging for a portable device
Techniques for performing high-voltage charging of electronic devices are provided. A portable device can communicate with a power supply over a data...
Control scheme to temporarily raise supply voltage in response to sudden
change in current demand
A system for managing changes in current demand, including one or more processors, a memory coupled to at least one of the processors, a clock generation...
Computer internal architecture
An internal component and external interface arrangement for a cylindrical compact computing system is described that includes at least a structural heat sink...
Method for calibrating a clock signal generator in a reduced power state
Various embodiments of a clock generator are disclosed. An example system may include a functional unit, and a clock generation unit configured to adjust a...
Suspension for camera trim enabling thinner camera stack
A camera assembly and a method for mounting it in a portable electronic device are provided. The assembly includes a camera module, and a camera trim coupled...
Electronic device with inverted liquid crystal display
An electronic device may have a liquid crystal display with backlight structures. The backlight structures may produce backlight that passes through an array of...
Column spacer design for a display incorporating a third metal layer
A display that contains a column spacer arrangement which takes advantage of a protrusion on a TFT substrate is provided. One set of column spacers is disposed...
Scalable and efficient cutting of map tiles
A process is provided that reduces the amount of data for a map tile that could not be displayed separately on the scale of that tile. The process generates an...
Assembly process for glue-free hinge
Glue-free hinge assemblies including press-fit pins are disclosed. A press-fit pin of one material can mechanically attach to a workpiece of another material...
Method and apparatus for candidate list generation for uplink V-MIMO
A method selects mobile station candidates for use with virtual multiple-input multiple-output ("V-MIMO") in a communication system. The communication system...
Systems and methods for cell selection and reselection by improving system
information reading procedure
Described herein are methods performed by user equipment ("UE") for carrier aggregation deployment and organization in unlicensed bands. The method includes...