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Read threshold estimation in analog memory cells using simultaneous
A method includes dividing a group of analog memory cells into multiple subsets. The memory cells in the group are sensed simultaneously by performing a single...
Displays with light leakage reduction structures
An electronic device is provided with a display such as a liquid crystal display. The display includes a display module having an array of display pixels and a...
Editing animated objects in video
In one aspect, in general, a method includes receiving, in a user interface of a video editing application executing on a computer system, an indication from a...
Systems and methods for animating between collection views
Techniques, systems, and methods for allowing a user to select amongst different collection views and to animate the transition from one collection view to...
Electronic device including finger-operated input device based biometric
matching and related methods
An electronic device may include a finger-operated input device, and a finger sensor carried by the finger-operated input device to sense a user's finger. The...
A method and apparatus of a device that captures a stackshot of an executing process is described. In an exemplary embodiment, the device detects an interrupt...
Intermediate database management layer
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for using an intermediate database management layer to manage...
Method and apparatus for inter process priority donation
A method and an apparatus for priority donations among different processes are described. A first process running with a first priority may receive a request...
Quiet hours for notifications
In some implementations, a computing device can be configured to automatically turn off notifications when generating a notification would cause a disturbance...
Enhanced predicate registers having predicates corresponding to element
Systems, apparatuses and methods for utilizing enhanced predicate registers which specify the element width and which elements are to be processed. The...
Method, system, and graphical user interface for positioning an insertion
marker in a touch screen display
An insertion marker that is displayed on a touch screen may be moved by a user via an insertion marker placement aid. The insertion marker placement aid is...
Viewing and editing media content
Among other things, a method includes displaying, in a user interface of a video editing application, an interface enabling a user of the video editing...
Integrated in-plane switching
This relates to adding multi-touch functionality to a display without the need of a separate multi-touch panel or layer overlaying the display. Instead,...
Gestures for touch sensitive input devices
Methods and systems for processing touch inputs are disclosed. The invention in one respect includes reading data from a multipoint sensing device such as a...
Writing using a touch sensor
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for simultaneously tracking multiple finger and palm contacts as hands approach, touch, and slide across a ...
Channel scan architecture for multiple stimulus multi-touch sensor panels
A channel scan architecture for detecting touch events on a touch sensor panel is disclosed. The channel scan architecture can combine drive logic, sense...
Integrated processor for 3D mapping
A device for processing data includes a first input port for receiving color image data from a first image sensor and a second input port for receiving...
Power management scheme that accumulates additional off time for device
when off for an extended period and...
In one embodiment, a system includes a power management controller that controls a duty cycle of a processor to manage power. By frequently powering up and...
Power management systems for accepting adapter and solar power in
The disclosed embodiments provide a power management system that supplies power to components in an electronic device. The power management system includes a...
Friction hinge with embedded counterbalance
An electronic device such as a portable computer including a base and a lid is provided. The electronic device also includes a hinge assembly that facilitates...
Border structures for displays
A display may have an active area surrounded by an inactive border area. The inactive border area may be provided with an opaque masking material. The display...
Automatic detection of lens deviations
An optical apparatus includes an image sensor, which outputs a signal responsively to an optical image formed on the image sensor. Objective optics focus...
Map application with improved search tools
Some embodiments of the invention provide a mapping application with novel tools for examining potential destinations and routes to the potential destinations....
Method and apparatus for forming a layered metal structure with an
Methods and apparatus for forming a multi-layered metal structure that includes an anodized surface are disclosed. According to one aspect, a housing...
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Computer display screen with graphical user interface
Electronic device with graphical user interface
Case for electronic device
Case for electronic device
Boost converter with a pulse frequency modulation mode for operating above
an audible frequency
The embodiments discussed herein relate to systems, methods, and apparatus for executing a pulse frequency modulation (PFM) mode of a boost converter in order...
System with wireless messages to enhance location accuracy
Electronic equipment in a system may transmit and receive wireless advertisement messages. Each wireless message may include location information and may have...
Automatic power-off of wireless communication device from linked device
Methods and systems for powering-off a wireless communication device from a linked device are provided. A device can transmit a wireless communication signal to...
Methods and apparatus for delivering electronic identification components
over a wireless network
Methods and apparatus enabling programming of electronic identification information of a wireless apparatus. In one embodiment, a previously purchased or...
Ear presence detection in noise cancelling earphones
An electronic device may be coupled to an accessory such as a pair of earphones. The earphones may have noise cancellation features that may be implemented...
Entropy coding techniques and protocol to support parallel processing with
In a communication system, parallel encoding and decoding of serially-coded data occurs in a manner that supports low latency communication. A plurality of data...
Modifying a value based on a user's directional motions independent of
location of input relative to a display
A method for changing a value displayed on a screen is provided. In response to receiving a user input indicating motion in a particular direction, changing the...
Constant bracket high dynamic range (cHDR) operations
Systems, methods, and computer readable media to capture and process high dynamic range (HDR) images when appropriate for a scene are disclosed. When...
Scene motion correction in fused image systems
Techniques to capture and fuse short- and long-exposure images of a scene from a stabilized image capture device are disclosed. More particularly, the disclosed...
Modeless video and still frame capture using interleaved frames of video
and still resolutions
In an embodiment, an electronic device may be configured to capture still frames during video capture, but may capture the still frames in the 4.times.3 aspect...
Flash synchronization using image sensor interface timing signal
Certain aspects of this disclosure relate to an image signal processing system that includes a flash controller that is configured to activate a flash device...
Portable electronic device with two-piece housing
Portable electronic devices are provided. Each device may be formed from two parts. A first part may be provided with components such as a display, a touch...
Accessory attachment mechanisms for an electronic device
Attachment mechanisms that may be employed to attach accessory devices to electronic devices are provided. The attachment mechanism may include a displaceable...
Efficient service discovery for peer-to-peer networking devices
Techniques for discovering and/or advertising services are described herein. A first bitmask is received from a remote device over a wireless network, the first...