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Steven Jobs
David Heller, Jeffrey L Robbin, Steven P Jobs, Timothy Wasko, Jeff Miller: Media management for groups of media items. Apple, June 7, 2011: US07958441 (93 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques to utilize and manage a group of media items (or media assets) on a computing device are disclosed. The group of media items can be utilized and managed at a host computer for the host computer as well as a media device (e.g., media player) that can couple to the host computer. O ...


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Steven Jobs
Dallas De Atley, Scott Forstall, Gordie Freedman, David Heller, Steve Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin: Data backup for mobile device. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, September 30, 2014: US08850140 (8 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques and apparatus for managing data between a host device (e.g., host computer) and a media device are disclosed. The data being managed can, for example, pertain to media data for media assets. The managing of the media data thus can involve transfer of media assets between the host ...


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Steven Jobs
David Heller, Jeffrey L Robbin, Steven P Jobs, Timothy Wasko, Jeff Miller: Media management for groups of media items. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, July 13, 2006: US20060156236-A1

Improved techniques to utilize and manage a group of media items (or media assets) on a computing device are disclosed. The group of media items can be utilized and managed at a host computer for the host computer as well as a media device (e.g., media player) that can couple to the host computer. O ...


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Steven Jobs
Dallas De Atley, Scott Forstall, Gordie Freedman, David Heller, Steve Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin: Data Backup for Mobile Device. Technology & Innovation Law Group PC, July 10, 2008: US20080168245-A1

Improved techniques and apparatus for managing data between a host device (e.g., host computer) and a media device are disclosed. The data being managed can, for example, pertain to media data for media assets. The managing of the media data thus can involve transfer of media assets between the host ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin, David Heller: Persistent group of media items for a media device. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, July 13, 2006: US20060156239-A1

Improved techniques to utilize and manage a group of media items (or media assets) on a computing device are disclosed. The group of media items can be utilized and managed at a host computer for the host computer as well as a media device (e.g., media player) that can couple to the host computer. O ...


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Steven Jobs
David Heller, Jeffrey L Robbin, Eddy Cue, Christopher R Wysocki, Steve Jobs: Transfer and synchronization of media data. Apple Computer, Technology & Innovation Law Group PC, April 10, 2008: US20080086494-A1

Improved methods and systems that facilitate transfer and synchronization of data, namely, media data, between a host device (e.g., host computer) and a portable media device (e.g., portable media player) are disclosed. By coupling the portable media device to different host devices at different tim ...


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Amandeep Jawa, Jeffrey L Robbin, David Heller: Accessing media across networks. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, April 27, 2004: US06728729 (227 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for accessing media across networks. The present invention generally allows for media to be provided across a network. A client requests media information from a server so the client can create a local representation of the server's database. The client is then able to mana ...


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Jeffrey L Robbin, David Heller, Craig A Marciniak: Hot unpluggable media storage device. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, September 28, 2004: US06799226 (225 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques for rendering a peripheral device removable (e.g., unpluggable) are disclosed. According to one aspect of the invention, the peripheral device is rendered removable from a host computer without preparatory user actions. In effect, the peripheral device can be automatically prepar ...


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Jeffrey L Robbin, David Heller, Craig A Marciniak: Hot unpluggable media storage device. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, December 5, 2006: US07146437 (131 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques for rendering a peripheral device removable (e.g., unpluggable) are disclosed. According to one aspect of the invention, the peripheral device is rendered removable from a host computer without preparatory user actions. In effect, the peripheral device can be automatically prepar ...


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Thomas Dowdy, David Heller, Anne Jones: Media manager with integrated browsers. Apple, August 25, 2009: US07581186 (128 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems that improve the way media is played, sorted, modified, stored and cataloged are disclosed. One aspect relates to a browse window that allows a user to navigate through and select images that are related to media items. Another aspect relates to a graphical user interface of a me ...