Apple awarded a number of patents related to iDevices
Apple has actually been granted several patents by the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office), we are just mentioning two of them. These patents range from ordinary to those with utilitarian importance, covering design for customization of peripherals and also to solar-powered solution for charging their devices. One important addition that can be listed in these patents is its cover flow-like navigation for video and display rotation for images captured by their cameras.
For the last few weeks Apple might be under a lot of pressure regarding disputes with their rivals and with these patents granted by USPTO there is something to cheer up for them.