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Systems and methods for statistics collection using clipped pixel tracking
Systems and methods are provided for selectively performing image statistics processing based at least partly on whether a pixel has been clipped. In one...
Context-switching taxonomy for mobile advertisement
Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for mobile advertisement based on a context-switching context taxonomy. The system collects...
Field shaping channels in a substrate above a biometric sensing device
An electronic device may include a biometric sensing device that has a sensing area, and a substrate positioned above the sensing area and/or the biometric...
Image manipulation utilizing edge detection and stitching for fingerprint
An error correction method and a mobile communication device incorporating the error correction method. The error correction method begins with receiving...
File system access for one or more sandboxed applications
Methods, systems, and machine-readable storage medium are described wherein identifiers are used to allow access to files or folders in a restricted operating...
Authentication with secondary approver
Techniques are provided for giving access to restricted content on a first device from a second device through a wireless network. In one embodiment, the first...
Man-machine interface for controlling access to electronic devices
This application relates to devices, methods and computer readable media that allow users using a first device to be easily authenticated. For example, while...
Auto-completion of names
Automatically completing a remainder portion of a name as it is being entered is disclosed. In some embodiments, in response to receiving at least a prescribed...
Metadata redundancy schemes for non-volatile memories
Systems and methods are provided for storing data to or reading data from a non-volatile memory ("NVM"), such as flash memory, using a metadata redundancy...
Processing vectors using wrapping increment and decrement instructions in
the macroscalar architecture
Embodiments of a system and a method in which a processor may execute instructions that cause the processor to receive an input vector and a control vector are...
Software program ratings
Improved approaches for rating a software program are disclosed. The rating can be automatically determined from a plurality of user characterizations. The user...
Remote control of a presentation
Techniques for remotely controlling a presentation application are disclosed. In accordance with these techniques, a device, such as a handheld device, is...
Contact tracking and identification module for touch sensing
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for simultaneously tracking multiple finger and palm contacts as hands approach, touch, and slide across a ...
Pointing-based display interaction
A method includes receiving and segmenting a first sequence of three-dimensional (3D) maps over time of at least a part of a body of a user of a computerized...
Protecting an electronic device
An electronic device including a processor, at least one sensor in communication with the processor, wherein the processor is configured to determine an...
Displays with low reflectance border regions
An electronic device may have a display such as a liquid crystal display. A color filter layer may be formed on a display layer such as a transparent substrate...
Compact fan assembly with thrust bearing
A fan assembly for a computing device is disclosed. The fan assembly can include an impeller having a number of blades and a motor for turning the blades. The...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Electronic device with graphical user interface
Display stand component
Electronic devices with reflective chamfer surfaces
The embodiments described herein relate to methods, systems, and structures for cutting a part to form a highly reflective and smooth surface thereon. In some...
Induction activated thermal bonding
The described embodiment relates generally to the field of inductive heating. More specifically an inductive heater designed for use in assembling electronics...
Methods and apparatus for providing selective access to wireless network
resources using detailed information
Methods and apparatus for providing enhanced access options for wireless access points (e.g., cellular femtocells). These access options in one embodiment...
Apparatus and methods for transmission and reception of data in
Methods and apparatus adapted to address asymmetric conditions in a multi-antenna system. In one embodiment, the multi-antenna system comprises a wireless...
User equipment with improved tune-away performance during measurement
Operating a user equipment (UE) which comprises a first radio that is configured to operate according to a first radio access technology (RAT) and a second RAT....
Voice call resumption on a legacy network
A method for resuming a voice call on a legacy network is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device establishing a voice call with a...
Wireless network authentication apparatus and methods
Apparatus and methods for authenticating and granting a client device (e.g., cellular telephone) access to a network. In one embodiment, a network service...
Apparatus and method for determining a wireless device's location after
A wireless data processing device is described which periodically exits an unpowered state and transmits location data. For example, one embodiment of a...
Intelligent automated assistant for TV user interactions
Systems and processes are disclosed for controlling television user interactions using a virtual assistant. A virtual assistant can interact with a television...
Gating accessory connection
Embodiments of the invention can manage the activity of accessories connected to a mobile computing device. A mobile computing device can be connected to any...
Power-optimized decoding of linear codes
A method includes accepting an input code word, which was produced by encoding data with an Error Correction Code (ECC), for decoding by a hardware-implemented...
Power switch acceleration scheme for fast wakeup
A method an apparatus for a power switch acceleration scheme during wakeup is disclosed. In one embodiment, an integrated circuit includes at least one power...
Antenna with tunable high band parasitic element
Electronic devices may be provided that include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry and antennas. An antenna may be formed from an antenna resonating element...
Organic light-emitting diode display with bottom shields
A display may have an array of organic light-emitting diode display pixels. Each display pixel may have a light-emitting diode that emits light under control of...
Pixel patterns for organic light-emitting diode display
An electronic device may include a display having an array of organic light-emitting diode display pixels. The display pixels may have subpixels of different...
In-cell touch for LED
A touch screen having touch circuitry integrated into a display pixel stackup. The touch screen can include a transistor layer, an LED layer and a first layer....
Displays with overlapping light-emitting diodes and gate drivers
An electronic device may be provided with a display. The display may be formed from an array of organic light-emitting diode display pixels. Each display pixel...
Buffer underrun handling
A graphics system may include a display pipe with a buffer configured to store pixels to be processed by a display controller for displaying on a display...
Facilitating efficient switching between graphics-processing units
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates seamlessly switching between graphics-processing units (GPUs) to drive a display. In one embodiment,...
Wavefront encoding with parallel bit stream encoding
In the video encoders described herein, blocks of pixels from a video frame may be encoded (e.g., using CAVLC encoding) in a block processing pipeline using...
Apparatus and methods for processing of media signals
Methods and apparatus for processing media signals. In one embodiment, a data processing device processes fixed and variable rate data using a first and second...
On-device offline purchases using credits
This is directed to providing offline purchasing of media items using an electronic device. One or more media items that are not part of a user's media library...
Securely recovering a computing device
A method and an apparatus for establishing an operating environment by certifying a code image received from a host over a communication link are described. The...
Method and apparatus for dynamic obfuscation of static data
A method and an apparatus that provide rewriting code to dynamically mask program data statically embedded in a first code are described. The program data can...
Geo-tagging digital images
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are described for automatically and/or interactively editing...
Automatic remote execution of an application
Disclosed is a method of preparing and launching a test application on a first machine that is automatically executed on a second machine. A developer can...
Parallel status polling of multiple memory devices
An apparatus includes an interface and a processor. The interface is configured to communicate with multiple memory devices over a bus that includes a plurality...