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OPPO Patents A Foldable Phone Of Their Own

11/01/2017, Based on the current trend, it seems that one of the popular design choices for smartphones these days is to create a phone with as little bezel as possible. However we imagine that in the future our phones could look a lot different, but could foldable...

Samsung Patent Hints At How The Galaxy X Could Look Like

10/26/2017, For a while now we have been hearing that Samsung could have a foldable phone in the works dubbed the Galaxy X. This isn’t so much a phone that can flip open and close, but rather a phone with a full screen display that can be folded into half, which is...

Samsung Patent Hints At An AirPower-Like Charging Mat Of Their Own

10/23/2017, When Apple announced the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and the iPhone X, one of the new features that would be offered in the phones is native wireless charging. In the past iPhone users would have to purchase third-party wireless charging cases. Apple also announced...

Apple Patent Hints At iPhone With Under Screen Touch ID

09/27/2017, When Apple launched the iPhone X, one of the new features of the iPhone was the introduction of Face ID which is a facial recognition system. This went against earlier rumors that suggested that Apple would be trying to implement an under screen...

Future Mac Computers Could Adjust Audio Based On Your Position

09/03/2017, When you sit in front of your computer and the speakers are directly in front of you, there is no need to pump out audio at max volume. However if you’re seated further away, like on the couch, then maybe you’ll need to crank it up a bit. While...

Ford Patents A Car With A Removable Steering Wheel And Pedals

08/17/2017, At the moment there are various states in the US as well as countries around the world that allow companies to test their self-driving car technology. However for the most part, there is a stipulation in which it will require a human driver to be present,...

Motorola Patents A Phone With A Self-Healing Display

08/16/2017, Dropping a phone and seeing its screen crack is a terrible feeling, but it seems that if Motorola has it their way, cracked screens will no longer be an issue. In a recently discovered patent by Slashgear, it seems that Motorola has filed for a patent for...

Apple Patent Suggests iPhone Could Double Up As E-Passport

07/31/2017, These days it’s safe to assume that the majority of passports issued by governments around the world are of the e-passport variety, meaning that they come with chips embedded in them that when scanned, will pull up information about the owner of the...

Latest Patent Filing Hints At Apple’s AR Glasses Efforts

07/28/2017, Is Apple working on augmented reality glasses? That’s what the rumors are claiming, but given Apple’s interest in the technology, especially with the launch of ARKit that kind of makes it official, it’s hard to ignore the possibility that an AR...

Amazon Patent Hints At Using Augmented Reality For Shopping

07/26/2017, We’ve seen how successful Niantic was with using augmented reality (AR) for games like Pokemon GO. However apart from gaming, could augmented reality be used for other things? In a recently discovered patent filed by Amazon, it seems that the company...

Apple Patent Lets You Call 911 Using Your Fingerprint

07/19/2017, Calling for emergency services is pretty straightforward and easy as dialing 3 digits (the number varies depending on where you’re from), but sometimes in certain situations, it might not be feasible. This is where a recently discovered patent filed by...