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Apple Patent Grants

Determining domain salience ranking from ambiguous words in natural speech

Patent Number 9734193 - August 15, 2017

Systems and processes for identifying relevant domains for user inputs that include one or more ambiguous words are disclosed. The ambiguous…

Methods for restricting resources used by an application based on a base profile and an application specific profile

Patent Number 9734327 - August 15, 2017

In response to a request for launching an application within an operating system of a data processing system, one or more extended…

Finger biometric sensor including capacitance change sensing pressure sensing circuit and related methods

Patent Number 9734380 - August 15, 2017

A finger biometric sensor may include a lower conductive layer, an upper conductive layer, and a spacer between the lower and upper conductive…

Techniques for advanced chroma processing

Patent Number 9736335 - August 15, 2017

Image and video processing techniques are disclosed for processing components of a color space individually by determining limits for each…

Capacative auto focus position detection

Patent Number 9736345 - August 15, 2017

Some embodiments include an electrically conductive capacitor plate mounted to a chassis supporting an actuator using one or more suspension…

Apple Patent Applications

CALIBRATION OF A PRIMARY PEDOMETER DEVICE USING A SECONDARY PEDOMETER DEVICE

Application Number 20170227375 - August 10, 2017

An electronic pedometer device can be calibrated using other pedometer devices that the user happens to be wearing. For example, a first…

MIRROR TILT ACTUATION

Application Number 20170227785 - August 10, 2017

Some embodiments include an image sensor and a zoom lens assembly including a plurality of movable lens elements arranged to be moved…

METHOD FOR CREATING A VIRTUAL ACOUSTIC STEREO SYSTEM WITH AN UNDISTORTED ACOUSTIC CENTER

Application Number 20170230772 - August 10, 2017

A system and method are described for transforming stereo signals into mid and side components xm and xs to apply processing to only the…

LOCATION SERVICE AUTHORIZATION AND INDICATION

Application Number 20170230787 - August 10, 2017

An application can specify a location service authorization type to be enforced by a mobile device. After the user authorizes the location…

INTERACTION-AWARE ADVERTISING FOR MINIMIZING BANNER BLINDNESS

Application Number 20170221106 - August 3, 2017

Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for interaction-aware advertising to minimize banner blindness. First,…

Apple Federal Litigation Filings

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - August 2, 2017

Ortega et al v. Blaha et al

Illinois Northern District Court - July 31, 2017

State Farm and Casualty Company et al v. Apple Incorporated

Wisconsin Western District Court - July 20, 2017

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - July 12, 2017

Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.

Texas Eastern District Court - July 12, 2017

Apple Federal District Court Decisions

Mitch Kalcheim v. Apple Inc. et al

California Central District Court - August 10, 2017

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS MOTION TO DISMISS 10 by Judge Otis D. Wright, II: The Court GRANTS IN PART and DENIES…

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Wisconsin Western District Court - July 27, 2017

SECOND AMENDED JUDGMENT in favor of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation against Apple Inc. in the amount of $506,084,992.66. (WMC…

Opperman et al v. Kong Technologies, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - July 25, 2017

ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION RE FALSE ADVERTISING LAW AND RELATED CLAIMS by Judge Jon S. Tigar denying 802 Motion to…

Apple Inc v. Mobile Star LLC

Washington Western District Court - July 25, 2017

ORDER by Judge Robert S. Lasnik. This matter comes before the Court on Amazon.com, Inc.s opposition to plaintiffs motion to compel compliance…

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Wisconsin Western District Court - July 25, 2017

AMENDED JUDGMENT in favor of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation against Apple Inc. in the amount of $506,084,992.66. (WMC /PAO). …

Apple State Court Decisions

Ironworks Patents LLC v. Apple Inc.

Delaware Delaware District Court - June 14, 2017

REDACTED MEMORANDUM OPINION re: 745 SEALED MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 6/12/2017. (nmfn)

Ironworks Patents LLC v. Apple Inc.

Delaware Delaware District Court - June 12, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Sue L. Robinson on 6/12/2017. (fms)

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation v. Apple Inc.

Wisconsin Wisconsin Western District Court - June 6, 2017

OPINION AND ORDER denying 677 Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law Or In the Alternative, For A New Trial; denying 681 Motion to Alter or…

AYLUS NETWORKS, INC. v. APPLE INC.

United States US Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - May 11, 2017

Valencell, Inc. v. Apple Inc.

North Carolina North Carolina Eastern District Court - April 17, 2017

ORDER granting in part and denying in part 155 Motion for Reconsideration. The portion of Valencells 7 April 2017 motion (D.E. 155) seeking a…

Apple Federal Appellate Court Decisions

AYLUS NETWORKS, INC. v. APPLE INC.

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - May 11, 2017

IN RE: APPLE INC.

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - April 14, 2017

SMARTFLASH LLC v. APPLE INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - March 1, 2017

SLOT SPEAKER TECHNOLOGIES v. APPLE INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - February 17, 2017

APPLE INC. v. SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - February 7, 2017