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Future Apple Watches Could Sport Removable Backplates For Upgrades

04/17/2018, Watches, at least the traditional kind, are meant to be bought and kept for years on end. This is because in terms of watch technology, there really isn’t much to upgrade, not like our smartphones or computers. However smartwatches have changed that...

Apple Patents Hybrid Keyboard That Acts As A Trackpad

04/05/2018, When it comes to computer use, the input methods are keyboard and mouse. This isn’t usually an either-or situation as for the most part both peripherals will be needed. However it seems that Apple could be exploring an idea where they can reduce the...


Amazon Patent Imagines A Drone That Recognizes Hand Signals

03/22/2018, We know that Amazon is interested in using drones as a way of delivering packages to customers. Now it looks like in a patent filed by Amazon and discovered by GeekWire, it seems that Amazon might have some interesting ideas on how their customers might...

Apple Patents Keyless Keyboard With Haptic Feedback

03/15/2018, With onscreen keyboards becoming a feature that many of us are used to by now, the question is will computer makers start adapting this design into laptops? After all being able to eliminate physical keys will help make laptops even thinner than ever....

Apple Patents A Dirt-Resistant Keyboard

03/09/2018, When Apple launched the new 12-inch Retina MacBook, they also introduced a brand new keyboard for the laptop. This new keyboard is said to be thinner and offer less travel between presses, but unfortunately it also resulted in some problems as due to the...

Apple Patents Wireless Charging Case For The Apple Watch

02/27/2018, As it stands the only device of Apple’s that supports wireless charging are its 2017 iPhones, but that is expected to change as Apple is working on a wireless charging case for the AirPods, but it also seems that there could be a similar case for the...

Chinese Court Rules Samsung Infringed On Huawei’s Patents

01/12/2018, It looks like Samsung might have found themselves in a bit of legal trouble over in China. The Chinese courts have recently ruled that Samsung has indeed infringed upon some of Huawei’s patents related to wireless communications, and that as a result...

Samsung Patents A Rollable OLED Display

01/03/2018, A popular rumor that has been making its rounds is that Samsung could be working on a foldable smartphone. However following the release of such a device, could Samsung plan on using its foldable display tech in any other ways? According to a patent...

Microsoft Patent Hints At Plans For Possible Foldable Smartphone

12/26/2017, Right now the rumors are claiming that Samsung has a foldable phone that could debut in 2018. However it seems that Samsung might not be the only one as there are rumors that Microsoft could also be working on something similar, and thanks to a recently...

Apple Patent Hints At Navigation System For Autonomous Vehicles

12/26/2017, Self-driving cars come equipped with a variety of sensors and cameras, all of which have been designed to help it navigate roads, make turns, identify people or obstacles in its way, and so on. However according to Autoblog, it seems that Apple might have...

HTC Patents A Lightbulb That Could Detect When Someone Falls

12/26/2017, One of the concerns that people have about their elderly parents living alone is that sometimes accidents can happen and no one will know. For example slipping and falling in the bathroom is one of the more common accidents that happen at home, and...

Apple Patent Hints That Siri Could Be More Discreet In Its Replies

12/16/2017, The idea of whispering is so that you can tell somebody something without everyone else around you hearing what’s being said. So imagine if you were to whisper to your friend, and then they blurt it out loud in front of everyone, how embarrassing would...