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Protection layer for halftone process of third metal
A thin-film transistor having a protection layer for a planarization layer. The protection layer prevents reduction of the planarization layer during an ashing...
Systems and methods for protection of cosmetic surfaces and overflow
prevention on electronic devices
Systems and methods for protection of cosmetic surfaces on electronic devices and adhesive overflow prevention are provided. In particular, an assembly for...
Article comprising light absorbent composition to mask visual haze and
A transparent article includes a continuous polyester matrix having at least one incompatible filler dispersed therein. The incompatible filler provides domains...
Dual orientation connector with external contacts
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...
Electrical connectors with applicators for electronic devices
Electronic devices may be provided with electronic components and electrical connectors coupled between the electronic components. A connector may be formed in...
Method for fabricating thin touch sensor panels
A method for fabricating thin DITO or SITO touch sensor panels with a thickness less than a minimum thickness tolerance of existing manufacturing equipment. In...
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Dynamic real-time playback
Systems and methods for previewing edited video. In general, in one implementation, a method includes generating a video sequence from a plurality of video...
List view optimization
Techniques are provided for optimizing operations, such as scrolling, that move rendered views for items in a collection relative to a viewable window. An...
TCP-aware receive side coalescing
In response to a transport control protocol (TCP) packet received from an Internet protocol (IP) layer of a TCP/IP stack of a data processing system, a large...
Apparatus, method, and computer program for controlling a target device
using instant messages
An instant message is communicated from a controller device to a target device. The instant message includes a command and one or more optional parameters...
User to user recommender
Disclosed are embodiments of systems and methods for recommending relevant users to other users in a user community. In one implementation of such a method, two...
Forecasting and booking of inventory atoms in content delivery systems
Systems and methods for planning and booking advertising campaigns are provided. In operation, a booking engine generates a collection of proposed campaigns in...
Intelligent text-to-speech conversion
Techniques for improved text-to-speech processing are disclosed. The improved text-to-speech processing can convert text from an electronic document into an...
Reduction of the impact of hard limit constraints in state space models
A location of a mobile device in a venue can be estimated by using a state space estimator to determine candidate locations of the mobile device at a first time...
Proximity sensor arrangement having a cold mirror in a mobile device
A radiation passing layer has a top surface and a bottom surface below which a proximity sensor is positioned. A visible light opaque layer covers the bottom...
Conflict avoidance in a device configured to operate according to multiple
cellular communication protocols
Avoiding conflicts between radio access technologies (RATs) in a device configured to operate according to multiple RATs. The device may be operated in a...
A mobile device can monitor a current location using a multi-tier approach. A baseband subsystem can monitor a coarse location of the mobile device using...
Apparatus and methods for provisioning subscriber identity data in a
Apparatus and methods for provisioning wireless devices for operation in one or more networks. In one embodiment, a provisioning service may provide access...
Wireless communications circuitry with a triplexer for separating
radio-frequency signals in adjacent frequency...
A wireless electronic device may be used to communicate using multiple wireless standards in adjacent frequency bands. The wireless standards may include...
Methods and apparatus for wireless optimization based on platform
configuration and use cases
Methods and apparatus for optimizing wireless network performance by incorporating platform configuration and use case information. In one exemplary scheme, a...
Methods and apparatus for performing coexistence testing for multi-antenna
Radio frequency test systems for characterizing antenna performance in various radio coexistence scenarios are provided. In one suitable arrangement, a test...
Electronic device circuitry for communicating with accessories
Electronic devices and accessories such as headsets for electronic devices are provided. A microphone may be included in an accessory to capture sound for an...
Accessory controller for electronic devices
Accessories such as headsets for electronic devices are provided. A headset may be provided with a button controller assembly that has user-actuated buttons....
Methods and apparatus for mitigating interference in aggressive form
Methods and apparatus for mitigation of radio interference between two or more wireless concurrently operating interfaces in a wireless device having an...
Method and system for rate control
A method and system are provided for encoding a picture. The method includes encoding the picture into a first encoded picture using a first universal...
Transceiver with spectral analysis
A transceiver for a cellular telephone network includes a transmitter and a receiver that receives transmitted signals, as well as a receiver. A spectral...
Pilot design for OFDM systems with four transmit antennas
Pilot, preamble and midamble patterns are provided that are particularly suited for four transmit antenna OFDM systems. Pilots are inserted in a scattered...
Multi-tiered detection of a geofence
Methods, program products, and systems for multi-tier detection of a geofence are disclosed. In general, in one aspect, a mobile device can be configured to...
Electrical over-current protection device
An electrical component package has integrated therein first and second pairs of electrodes, wherein the first pair of electrodes are electrically isolated from...
Display with multilayer and embedded signal lines
A display may have a thin-film-transistor layer with a substrate layer. A layer of dielectric may be formed on the substrate layer and may have an upper surface...
Aligned video comparison tool
A video quality comparison tool provides for direct visual perceptual comparison of video sequences. Two inputs are presented at the same position and size,...
Automatic video stream selection
A handheld communication device is used to capture video streams and generate a multiplexed video stream. The handheld communication device has at least two...
Streaming translation in display pipe
In an embodiment, a display pipe includes one or more translation units corresponding to images that the display pipe is reading for display. Each translation...
Text correction processing
Text correction processing is disclosed. An initial score is assigned to each of a plurality of candidate sequences of one or more characters, based at least in...
Viewing images with tilt control on a hand-held device
A user interface suitable for use in cellular phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs), PC Tablets, as well as laptops, PCs, office equipment, medical...
A method for manufacturing a compound part comprises preparing a cavity in a receiving part, selecting a resin for application in the receiving part, applying...
Hybrid antennas for electronic devices
A portable electronic device is provided that has a hybrid antenna. The hybrid antenna may include a slot antenna structure and an inverted-F antenna structure....
Locking and unlocking a mobile device using facial recognition
In an embodiment of the invention, an unlocked mobile device is configured to capture images, analyze the images to detect a user's face, and automatically lock...
Test systems with a probe apparatus and index mechanism
A probe apparatus has probe wires with a contact pattern on one side. The contact pattern is for contacting a respective contact pattern on another test...
Method of forming white appearing anodized films by laser beam treatment
The embodiments described herein relate to forming anodized films that have a white appearance. In some embodiments, an anodized film having pores with light...
Systems of an electronic device and methods for manufacturing the same
Various systems of an electronic deice and methods for manufacturing the same are provided. In some embodiments, a routing assembly is provided that may not...
Highly portable media device
An improved portable media device and methods for operating a media device are disclosed. According to one aspect, the portable media device can also function...
Cold chamber die casting of amorphous alloys using cold crucible induction
Various embodiments provide systems and methods for casting amorphous alloys. Exemplary casting system may include an insertable and rotatable vessel configured...
A method, apparatus, and system are provided for displaying a graphical representation of at least a portion of a file by interfacing with a graphical interface...
Methods, program products, and systems for displaying context-aware charts are described. In context-aware charts, content of a chart can reflect a context of...