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The present invention can relate to multiple-connector assemblies for use in, for example, electronic devices. Each of the connectors are constrained to another...
Spark gap for high-speed cable connectors
Circuits, methods, and apparatus that may provide low-capacitance protection from electrostatic discharges. One example protects a circuit in a cable connector...
Magnetic connector for electronic device
An electrical plug and receptacle relying on magnetic force from an electromagnet to maintain contact are disclosed. The plug and receptacle can be used as part...
Display having a backplane with interlaced laser crystallized regions
Systems including and methods for forming a backplane for an electronic display are presented. The backplane includes interlaced crystallized regions, and the...
Redundancy schemes for non-volatile memory based on physical memory layout
A method includes, for a memory die including at least first and second memory planes, each including multiple physical memory blocks, holding a definition of a...
Media editing with multi-camera media clips
Some embodiments provide a media-editing application. The application displays a trackless composite display area for creating a composite presentation from...
Musical systems and methods
Musical performance/input systems, methods, and products can accept user inputs via a user interface, generate, sound, store, and/or modify one or more musical...
Devices and methods for pixel discharge before display turn-off
Methods and devices employing circuitry for quickly discharging pixels of a display before the display is turned off are provided. In one example, a method may...
Some embodiments provide a mapping application for rendering map portions. The mapping application includes a map receiver for receiving map tiles from a...
Transforming graphic objects
Some embodiments provide a method for applying a transform to a graphic object in order to display the graphic object. The method receives a transform to apply...
Caching multiple views corresponding to multiple aspect ratios
The present technology presents targeted content, such as a targeted application, in multiple different configurations to correspond to multiple display...
Fingerprint imaging and quality characterization
A fingerprint processing system comprises a fingerprint sensor configured to generate an image of a fingerprint, and a processor configured to process the...
Limiting bandwidth for write transactions across networks of components in
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates use of a network of components in a computer system. The system includes a bandwidth-allocation...
Search of sources and targets based on relative expertise of the sources
A new approach is proposed that contemplates systems and methods to provide a ranking of citied objects and citing subjects identified as results of a search,...
Initiating memory wear leveling
Systems and processes may use a host and an external host. The host may be a portable device that includes a memory, a memory controller, and a communication...
Digital content bundle
The present technology describes creating and delivering a digital content package in a specified input structure to a content server for processing before...
Predicting branches for vector partitioning loops when processing vector
While fetching the instructions from a loop in program code, a processor calculates a number of times that a backward-branching instruction at the end of the...
Context sensitive actions
Techniques for performing context-sensitive actions in response to touch input are provided. A user interface of an application can be displayed. Touch input...
Device, method, and graphical user interface for navigating and previewing
A portable electronic device displays concurrently a first predefined scrollable area and a second predefined scrollable area distinct from the first predefined...
Condition based controls for a display based on at least one operating
A system, method, and device for increasing uniformity between displays incorporating components from different manufacturers. Incorporating components from...
Motion pattern classification and gesture recognition
Methods, program products, and systems for gesture classification and recognition are disclosed. In general, in one aspect, a system can determine multiple...
Display with bent inactive edge regions
An electronic device may be provided with a display having substrate layers such as a glass color filter layer substrate and a glass thin-film-transistor layer...
Hidden sensors in an electronic device
An electronic device having one or more sensors is provided. The sensors may include any suitable type of sensor that emits or receives radiation (e.g., light...
Integration of map services and user applications in a mobile device
A location is specified, e.g., a current location of a mobile device or a user-specified location. A representation of the location is represented on a map...
Formation of structural components using ceramic fibers
Materials, apparatus and methods of forming structural components for consumer electronics devices are described. In one embodiment, ceramic fibers, such as...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Viscoelastic material for shock protection in an electronic device
This invention is directed to reducing the effect of shocks on electronic device components. The electronic device component may be surrounded by a boundary...
Enhancing jitter buffer performance through radio level feedback
A jitter buffer in a Voice over LTE receiver may be influenced by radio level feedback (RLF) from both local and remote endpoints to preemptively adjust the...
Techniques for reducing buffer overflow in a communication system
A technique for operating a wireless communication device includes transmitting a first downlink rate in a first control message. The first downlink rate is...
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for sharing awareness
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for sharing awareness information are provided. A non-aware electronic device can require awareness information...
Extended duct with damping for improved speaker performance
An electronic audio device including an enclosure having an acoustic output opening and a speaker positioned within the enclosure. The speaker and the acoustic...
Repositionable control system and method for using the same
A system for controlling one or more functions of an electronic device is disclosed. The system includes an electrical cable configured to be selectively...
Handling power dissipation in a multi microspeaker module
Embodiments of the invention include a micro speaker assembly that has two drivers, each having a separate yoke, set of magnets, voice coil, and acoustic...
Reducing quantization artifacts using neighbor-based weighted dithering
The forward transform and quantization components of the video encoders described herein may modify the quantization typically performed by video encoders to...
Multiplexing multiple serial interfaces
An integrated circuit with two operating modes is described. During a first operating mode, a de-multiplexer selectively couples information received via a...
Systems, methods and apparatus for providing unread message alerts
The present invention includes systems, apparatus and methods for providing message alerts to a user prior to that user communicating with a second party. The...
Secure escrow service
A method of restoring confidential information items of a first device to a second device by using a set of servers. The method generates a public and private...
Correction of quadrature errors
Correction of quadrature errors associated with digital communications systems. A correction network may correct a difference between a transmission...
Pilot scheme for a MIMO communication system
The present invention employs a pilot scheme for frequency division multiple access (FDM) communication systems, such as single carrier FDM communication...
Dual orientation electronic connector
A dual orientation connector having a connector tab with first and second major opposing sides and a plurality of electrical contacts carried by the connector...
Electronic device subassemblies
An electronic device may include subassemblies such as battery structures, electromagnetic shielding structures, and button structures. The electromagnetic...
Cylindrical activation of menu buttons
Cylindrical switch assemblies and methods of making the same are provided. Cylindrical switch assemblies can mitigate false presses by using switch assembly...
Inter-word-line programming in arrays of analog memory cells
A method includes selecting a word line for programming in an array of analog memory cells that are arranged in rows associated with respective word lines and...
Grid-editing of a live-played arpeggio
A method including receiving a first set of performance data corresponding to a first plurality of MIDI-based notes in a first rhythmic order. The first...
Image editing with user interface controls overlaid on image
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...
Power management for image scaling circuitry
Techniques are disclosed relating to power management within an integrated circuit. In one embodiment, a display buffer receives image data through a data...
Systems and methods for local tone mapping
Systems and methods for local tone mapping are provided. In one example, an electronic device includes an electronic display, an imaging device, and an image...
Electronic device including interleaved biometric spoof detection data
acquisition and related methods
An electronic device may include an array of finger sensing pixels and data acquisition circuitry coupled to the array. The data acquisition circuitry may be...
System and method for remotely initiating lost mode on a computing device
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for remotely initiating lost mode on a computing device. A request...