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Device, method, and graphical user interface with a dynamic gesture
An electronic device with a display, a touch-sensitive surface, one or more processors, and memory detects a first portion of a gesture, and determines that the...
Devices, methods, and graphical user interfaces for document manipulation
An electronic device displays at least a portion of an electronic document with a predefined page layout at a first magnification level on a display; detects a...
Method and apparatus for managing visual information
Efficiently managing visual information by small form factor electronic devices having limited display resources using a persistent overlay is described. The...
Touch detection using multiple simultaneous frequencies
The use of multiple stimulation frequencies and phases to generate an image of touch on a touch sensor panel is disclosed. Each of a plurality of sense channels...
Systems and methods for adjusting a display based on the user's position
An electronic device for providing a display that changes based on the user's perspective is provided. The electronic device may include a sensing mechanism...
Integrated photonics module for optical projection
Optical apparatus includes a semiconductor substrate and an edge-emitting radiation source, mounted on a surface of the substrate so as to emit optical...
Electronic device housings with holes
Electronic devices are provided with housing components that have improved aesthetics. One or more holes may be formed through a portion of the housing and then...
Multiple-input and multiple-output amplifier using mutual induction in the
The invention relates to an amplifier capable of producing a plurality of output signals, these output signals being controlled by a plurality of input signals....
Method and apparatus for providing translucent images on a computer
A method and apparatus is described for producing a translucent image over a base image created on the display screen of a computer system by a selected first...
Intelligent image blending for panoramic photography
This disclosure pertains to devices, methods, and computer readable media for performing positional sensor-assisted panoramic photography techniques in handheld...
Channel estimation and interference cancellation for virtual MIMO
A method and system for wireless communication in a wireless communication network. The wireless communication network has a first mobile terminal and a second...
Authentication and notification heuristics
Server-side authentication of user accounts by using multiple authentication tokens and transmission of update statement to users for updates to applications...
Uplink control signal design for wireless system
Transmission of uplink control message for a wireless system. The uplink control message may be encoded according to one of multiple possible schemes. The...
Communicating a feedback data structure containing information identifying
coding to be applied on wirelessly...
To perform wireless communications in a closed loop multiple input, multiple output (MIMO) system, a feedback data structure is communicated over a wireless...
Proximity sensors with optical and electrical sensing capabilities
An electronic device may be provided with a touch screen display that is controlled based on information from a proximity sensor. The proximity sensor may have...
Reducing sheet resistance for common electrode in top emission organic
light emitting diode display
An organic light emitting diode display includes a thin film transistor (TFT) substrate, which has TFTs for an array of pixels. Each TFT has a gate electrode, a...
Systems and methods for high-speed, low-profile memory packages and pinout
Systems and methods are provided for stacked semiconductor memory packages. Each package can include an integrated circuit ("IC") package substrate capable of...
Power efficient organic light emitting diode display
The present disclosure relates to the use of a solid background layer in conjunction with a transparent display panel. In one such implementation, a layer that...
Network display support in an integrated circuit
In an embodiment, a system includes hardware optimized for communication to a network display. The hardware may include a display pipe unit that is configured...
Systems and methods for accessing travel services using a portable
This is directed to systems and methods for integrating travel services in a single application available to a portable electronic device. Using the single...
Migration of feedback data to equivalent digital assets
Methods and systems for managing for migrating feedback data from one digital asset to another digital asset are disclosed. Typically, the one digital asset is...
3D object recognition
A method, device, system, and computer program for object recognition of a 3D object of a certain object class using a statistical shape model for recovering 3D...
Graphical user interface for browsing, searching and presenting media
Improved graphical user interfaces suitable for reviewing, browsing, previewing and/or purchasing media items are disclosed. The graphical user interfaces are...
Partial sort on a host
A host devices transfers client data from a client device to the host device. The host device generates sort keys for host data that includes the client data....
Memory device with internal signal processing unit
A method for operating a memory includes storing data in a plurality of analog memory cells that are fabricated on a first semiconductor die by writing input...
Cloud-based application resource files
A cloud computing system can be used to transparently reduce the storage space of an application on a client device. An application can be installed with a...
Wireless power utilization in a local computing environment
Various embodiments of a wirelessly powered local computing environment are described. The wireless powered local computing environment includes at least a near...
Method, device, and graphical user interface providing word
recommendations for text input
A portable electronic device having a touch screen display performs a set of operations, including displaying a plurality of key icons, each having an...
Fine-tuning an operation based on tapping
A mobile device enables the performance of an operation, which can be performed with only coarse granularity using a touchscreen, to be performed with finer...
Visualization object receptacle
An icon receptacle is disposed along a depth aspect, and one or more icons are disposed within the icon receptacle, one of which is a stack item.
Dual configuration for display data lines
A display having data lines that can be configured between a display mode and a touch mode is disclosed. The display can have sense regions for sensing a touch...
Mitigation of parasitic capacitance
A touch sensor panel configured to mitigate the effect of parasitic capacitance on the ability of a capacitive touch sensor panel to reliably detect touch and...
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...
Phase compensation for multi-stimulus controller
Determining a compensated phase matrix for a multi-stimulus demodulation process is provided. A first drive line of a multi-stimulus sensing system is selected,...
Multi-surface optical tracking system
An optical tracking device that is capable of operation on both glossy and diffuse surfaces includes at least one housing, at least one light source, and at...
Dynamically controlled keyboard
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for providing a computer peripheral including one or more keys....
Illumination of input device
Input devices having backlighting for associated input mechanisms. The backlighting may be supplied by a light source coupled to a light guide. Both the light...
Small form factor high-resolution camera
A camera including a spherically curved photosensor and a lens system. Effective focal length f of the lens system is within about 20% of the radius of...
Electronic device moisture indicators
Electronic devices may have sensitive circuitry. To determine whether an electronic device has been exposed to excessive amounts of moisture, the electronic...
Tooling concepts for reducing sink and improving as-molded cosmetics and
The described embodiments relate generally to improvements to injection molding equipment. More specifically, concepts for reducing sink and improving cosmetics...
Driver circuit for electro-active polymer devices
A driver circuit for electro-active polymer (EAP) device has a shared, voltage boost circuit that is coupled to drive a common terminal of first and second EAP...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Headphone microphone boom
Audio listening system
Audio speaker system