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Missed rank report in dual network radio resource management
A method for handling a missed rank report during a tune-away period is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device tuning away from a...
Service provider activation with subscriber identity module policy
Systems and methods for activating a mobile device for use with a service provider are described. In one exemplary method, a mobile device having a currently...
Evaluating location based on multiple data sources
Among other things, we describe a method that includes, on an electronic device, receiving, from a first location system of the electronic device, first data...
Audio speaker having a high-saturation magnetic insert
An audio speaker having a magnetic system that includes a magnetic insert in a recess of a bottom plate, is disclosed. More particularly, embodiments of the...
Deformable ear tip for earphone and method therefor
A removable component for use with an earphone is disclosed. As an example, the removable component can be an ear tip. According to one aspect, an improved ear...
Data storage and access in block processing pipelines
Block processing pipeline methods and apparatus in which reference data are stored to a memory according to tile formats to reduce memory accesses when fetching...
Techniques for adaptive video streaming
A video coding server may code a common video sequence into a plurality of coded data streams, each coded data stream representing the video sequence coded...
Illumination systems and methods for computer imagers
The present invention can provide solutions to many common imaging problems, such as, for example, unevenly distributed illumination, shadows, white balance...
Disclosed are devices, systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for displaying useful countdown timers on a media capture device. A...
Digital camera having low power capture mode
A digital camera system providing a low-power image capture mode includes an image capture system, an image display and a power management system. The power...
Apparatus and method for automatically activating a camera application
based on detecting an intent to capture...
A method of automatically activating a camera application implemented in a mobile device in locked mode starts with the processor receiving a first signal from...
Generating a dynamic user interface representing an arbitrary content
Third-party apps on a mobile device can expose their content, such as audio content, video content, music stations, audio books, and so forth, to an in-vehicle...
Methods and systems for OFDM using code division multiplexing
In some embodiments of the invention, OFDM symbols are transmitted as a plurality of clusters. A cluster includes a plurality of OFDM sub-carriers in frequency,...
Providing acknowledgement information by a wireless device
In general, to provide acknowledgment information by a first wireless device, the first wireless device sends repeated instances of acknowledgment information...
Screen protection using actuated bumpers
An electronic device includes at least one screen. One or more bumpers are moveable between at least a stowed position where the bumper is flush or below the...
Thin film transfer battery systems
A battery assembly can be formed on a base layer provided on a temporary process substrate, with a thin film battery stack including an anode layer, a cathode...
Method for integrating a light emitting device
Light emitting devices and methods of integrating micro LED devices into light emitting device are described. In an embodiment a light emitting device includes...
Ultra fine pitch PoP coreless package
A bottom package for a PoP (package-on-package) may be formed with a reinforcement layer supporting a thin or coreless substrate. The reinforcement layer may...
Mapping pixels to underlying assets in computer graphics
A system for presenting video and methods for manipulating and delivering the video are presented. An interface may be implemented to access data related to the...
Interactive display panel with IR diodes
Exemplary methods and systems use a micro light emitting diode (LED) in an active matrix display to emit light and a sensing IR diode to sense light. A display...
Debanding image data using bit depth expansion
An image signal processing system may include processing circuitry that may reduce banding artifacts in image data to be depicted on a display. The processing...
Dynamic presentation of location-specific information
Improved approaches to allow a portable electronic device to dynamically present location-specific information while the portable electronic device is at a...
Utilizing a social network account to provide additional functionality to
a gaming network account
A method to provide additional gaming network functionality links a user's gaming network identity with the user's social network identity. Linkage of the...
Using a plurality of buffers to provide audio for synchronized playback to
multiple audio devices having...
According to one embodiment, a media system communicates with an aggregate device that includes multiple media output devices. When providing media data for...
Device, method, and graphical user interface with interactive popup views
A method of operating a multifunction device includes: displaying a respective view of a first application on the touch screen display, detecting a first touch...
Portable electronic device with multi-touch input
A portable communication device with multi-touch input detects one or more multi-touch contacts and motions and performs one or more operations on an object...
Map language switching
In some implementations, a mobile device can display map user interface that includes a language control that a user can select to switch between a default...
User interface tools for cropping and straightening image
Some embodiments provide an image editing application that edits an image. The image editing application displays an image in a display area. The image editing...
Wide dynamic range capacitive sensing
A touch sensor panel configured to detect objects touching the panel as well as objects that are at a varying proximity to the touch sensor panel. The touch...
Stylus tilt and orientation estimation from touch sensor panel images
The detection of an orientation of a stylus relative to a touch sensitive surface is disclosed. In one example, a touch image of the stylus tip and the hand...
Solid state drive with self-refresh power saving mode
A storage device includes a non-volatile memory, a volatile memory and a controller. The volatile memory supports a normal mode and a self-refresh mode. The...
Cover for an electronic device
A magnetic attachment mechanism and method is described. The magnetic attachment mechanism can be used to releasably attach at least two objects together in a...
Displays with elevated backlight efficiency
An electronic device may be provided with a display mounted in a housing. The display may include a liquid crystal display module and a reflective polarizer...
Temperature based control of voice coil motor
In some embodiments, the method includes measuring a first responsive voltage value for a first voltage drop between a first terminal attached to a first...
Optically gated detector arrangement
A camera includes a pulse transmitter for transmitting at a transmit time through an aperture and along an optical path to a target a coherent electromagnetic...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Crown for electronic device
Methods for assembling electronic devices with adhesive
An electronic device may have housing structures, electrical components, and other electronic device structures. Adhesive may be used to join electronic device...
Pico cell wireless local area network (WLAN)
A pico cell wireless LAN and pre-emptive roaming algorithm is provided to allow mobile devices in the WLAN to hand-off to another different access point quickly...
Methods and apparatus for dynamically configuring search operations in a
Methods and apparatus for dynamic search management in a multi-mode device. In one embodiment, a mobile device performs network search and acquisition by...
Dual mode headphones and methods for constructing the same
Dual mode headphones, and methods for constructing the same are provided. Headphones can be connected to an electronic device to provide an audio output. The...
Encoding techniques for banding reduction
Video encoders often produce banding artifacts on areas with smooth gradients and low levels of detail/noise. In this disclosure, a video encoding system...
Perspective scale video with navigation menu
A video system generates a user interface by performing a perspective transition of a video from a first video environment to a second video environment that...
System and method for assisting in computer interpretation of surfaces
carrying symbols or characters
The present disclosure relates to image processing and analysis and in particular automatic segmentation of identifiable items in an image, for example the...
Camera-based orientation fix from portrait to landscape
A portable electronic device includes a camera and a display switchable between a portrait mode and a landscape mode in response to an inertial sensor. When it...