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Connectors and methods for manufacturing connectors
Frames for plug connectors capable of being a reduced size may include features to support contacts, house circuitry for coupling with the contacts, facilitate...
Compliant mount for connector
A compliant mount for use in a connector or connection adapter is disclosed. The compliant mount may be used in a connection between a portable electronic...
Multiband antennas formed from bezel bands with gaps
Electronic devices are provided that contain wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver...
Soft readout from analog memory cells in the presence of read threshold
A method includes storing data in a group of analog memory cells by writing respective analog values into the memory cells in the group. After storing the data,...
Gate line driver circuit for display element array
Gate line driver circuitry applies an output pulse to each of several gate lines for a display element array. The circuitry has a number of gate drivers each...
Method, system and apparatus for providing visual feedback of a map view
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to provide visual feedback of a change in map view. Various embodiments may display a map view of a map in a...
Color adjustors for color segments
A non-transitory machine readable medium that has a computer program for adjusting color values of an image represented in a color space. The image includes a...
Finger sensing apparatus using hybrid matching and associated methods
A finger sensing apparatus may include a finger sensor including an integrated circuit (IC) substrate, an array of finger sensing elements on the IC substrate,...
Slideshows comprising various forms of media
Methods and apparatus are provided providing users with the ability to create and produce multimedia devices. In one aspect of the present invention, users are...
Cross dependency checking logic
Systems and methods for maintaining an order of transactions in the coherence point. The coherence point stores attributes associated with received transactions...
System cache with cache hint control
Methods and apparatuses for utilizing a cache hint mechanism in which a requesting agent can provide hints as to how data corresponding to a request should be...
Enhanced debugging for embedded devices
Methods, machine-readable tangible storage media, and data processing systems that enable a debug host device to acquire memory dump information from a debug...
Accessing metadata with an external host
Systems and processes may be used to retrieve metadata from a nonvolatile memory of a portable device and transmit the retrieved metadata to an external host....
Register renamer that handles multiple register sizes aliased to the same
A processor may include a physical register file and a register renamer. The register renamer may be organized into even and odd banks of entries, where each...
Multifunctional environment for image cropping
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are described for combining the crop function with zoom, pan and...
Detecting and interpreting real-world and security gestures on touch and
hover sensitive devices
"Real-world" gestures such as hand or finger movements/orientations that are generally recognized to mean certain things (e.g., an "OK" hand signal generally...
Interactive reality augmentation for natural interaction
Embodiments of the invention provide apparatus and methods for interactive reality augmentation, including a 2-dimensional camera (36) and a 3-dimensional...
Low-power GPU states for reducing power consumption
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that drives a display from a computer system. During operation, the system detects an idle state in a first...
Link clock change during veritcal blanking
Embodiments of an apparatus for implementing a display port interface are disclosed. The apparatus may include a source processor and a sink processor coupled...
Dual purpose touch sensor panel and optical retarder
When a user operates a touch sensor panel having an LCD device outdoors or in a bright environment, light reflecting off the device can create glare. In order...
Camera module with artificial muscle actuator and structure for focusing
A camera module includes an image sensor having a first threaded portion. A lens assembly includes an electro-active polymer (EAP) structure having a...
Test system with temporary test structures
Electronic device structures such as a conductive housing member that forms part of an antenna may be tested during manufacturing. A test system may be provided...
Test systems with cables that support multiple communications buses
A test system may include test stations for testing a device under test. The test stations may each include test equipment that may be connected to a device...
Bidirectional radio-frequency probing
Wireless electronic devices may include wireless communications circuitry such as a transceiver, antenna, and other wireless circuitry. The transceiver may be...
Integrated optoelectronic modules with transmitter, receiver and
beam-combining optics for aligning a beam axis...
An optoelectronic module includes a micro-optical substrate and a beam transmitter, including a laser die mounted on the micro-optical substrate and configured...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with a graphical user interface
Electromagnetic interference shielding techniques
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed for fabricating a printed circuit board (PCB) having electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding and also having reduced...
Methods and apparatus for network selection in overlapping network
Methods and apparatus for prioritizing network selection for overlapping networks. Overlapping networks include multiple networks with, for instance, different...
Methods to control multiple radio access bearers in a wireless device
A method to control multiple radio access bearers is performed at a mobile wireless communication device when the mobile wireless communication device is...
Fast reselection from a current cell to a higher-priority cell in wireless
A method and mechanism for operating user equipment to enable efficient reselection from a first cell conforming to a first wireless standard to a second cell...
Methods and apparatus for testing electronic devices with antenna arrays
A wireless electronic device may be provided with antenna structures. The antenna structures may be formed from an antenna ground and an array of antenna...
Immediate connection following device discovery
An electronic device is described. During operation, this electronic device activates a communication channel having a carrier frequency in a radio in an...
Low rise speaker assembly having a dual voice coil driver
A speaker assembly includes an enclosure having an acoustic chamber and an acoustic output opening and a speaker driver. The speaker driver includes a sound...
Speaker with a large volume chamber and a smaller volume chamber
A portable electronic device having an enclosure having a top wall, a bottom wall, at least one sidewall connecting the top wall to the bottom wall, an acoustic...
Fiber-based electronic device structures
Fibers may be intertwined to form structures for electronic devices and other parts. Fibers may be intertwined using computer-controlled braiding, weaving, and...
Hint based adaptive encoding
A device for encoding video image data includes a data receiver that receives a current image frame to be compressed, the current image frame being composed of...
Cover glass arrangement for an electronic device
An electronic device can include a camera and a cover glass arrangement disposed over the camera. The cover glass arrangement includes a thinner region or cover...
Camera accessory for angled camera viewing
An electronic device may have front and rear surfaces. A front-facing camera may be formed on the front surface and a rear-facing camera may be formed on the...
Calibration techniques for activity sensing devices
Improved techniques and systems to calibrate an electronic device that is providing activity sensing are disclosed. The activity being sensed can, for example,...
Methods and systems for scheduling OFDM frames
System and methods for scheduling OFDM frames are provided. Each packet is assigned to a frame bucket, this amounting to a temporary decision of when to...
Low-latency hole punching
Described is a system for establishing a network connection between electronic devices in a network. In the described embodiments, a first electronic device is...
Content selection based on simulcast data
A computer system receives information snippets from a mobile device. The information snippets are extracted from a simulcast of a data stream of a radio...
Method for validating radio-frequency performance of wireless electronic
A test system for testing a wireless electronic device is provided. The test system may include a test host and a tester. The test host may instruct the...
MIMO precoding enabling spatial multiplexing, power allocation and
adaptive modulation and coding
In a closed-loop wireless communication system, a codebook-based feedback mechanism is provided to enable non-unitary precoding for multi-stream transmission,...
Plug connector having a tab with a plurality of conductors
A dual orientation connector having a connector tab with first and second major opposing surfaces and a plurality of electrical contacts carried by the...