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Apple Patent Points To A Squeeze-Sensitive Metal

03/05/2013, Apple is one company whose designs in recent years have proven to be nothing short of beautiful, and this time around, we have come across a patent that has something to do with a material that one would not normally associate with touch sensitivity. Most...

Apple Patent Hints At iPhone That Is Aware Of Its Surroundings

02/26/2013, We’ve seen Apple patents throughout the years, with a number of them suggesting the company may be working on an iWatch as well as a number of improvements to its iOS devices. A new patent published today could hint at a future where your iPhone...


Google Project Glass Part 2 Patent Spotted

02/24/2013, It seems that Google’s Project Glass has more than meets the eye (hah, I kill myself! Pardon the pun), as a second patent for Project Glass has just been discovered, where it was aptly called Google Project Glass Part 2. The “second part” of the...

Nikon And Microsoft Sign Android-Based Camera Patent Deal

02/21/2013, Samsung has forayed into the world of Android-powered cameras in recent times, what with the Samsung Galaxy Camera range that some thought would never take off, but it has attracted its fair share of fans over the weeks and months. Could there be other...

Apple Patent Reveals Plans For An iWatch-like Device

02/21/2013, We’ve heard rumors that Apple could be developing an iWatch, rumors suggesting that the team working on the device is 100-man strong, with some speculating that the iWatch might be a sign of desperation from Apple to stay relevant. Well whatever the...

Samsung Patents Music Player That Lets You Create Own Riffs

02/20/2013, Patents tend to be collected by companies in order to build up their “war chest”, so to speak, as you can never quite tell just when you might have to call upon those patents to help you win a lawsuit sometime down the road. Well, Samsung has recently...

Sony EyePad Patent Filed

02/14/2013, Love ‘em or hate ‘em, patents have proved to be a powerful bargaining chip among companies in recent times, and the more patents a company owns, the better. Sony was seen to have filed for a patent recently for what they described as an “Input...

BlackBerry Attempts To Patent New Keyboards In Smartphones

02/07/2013, The modern world of smartphones tend to favor full touchscreen models with extremely slim bezels a whole lot more compared to QWERTY models, but with the recent introduction of two new BlackBerry devices running on the BlackBerry 10 operating system,...

Apple Might Integrate Solar Cell Multitouch Panels In Future Devices

02/05/2013, To say that Apple is an innovative company is an understatement, and Cupertino shows off their ingenuity yet again with the very real possibility of your iDevices lasting a whole lot longer in the future. Sure, a solar-charging screen on an iPhone is not...

Apple Patent Reveals Possible Laser Keyboard For Future iPads

02/05/2013, So we’ve all seen various concept videos of what Apple’s next-gen iPhone should (realistically or not) look like with features such as a laser keyboard being suggested. It seemed a little far-fetched, or is it? Well according to the folks at Patently...

Google Applies For Touch-Based Full Finger Keyboard Patent

01/31/2013, The touchscreen revolution has certainly come a long way since the Apple iPhone brought touchscreen goodness to mainstream viability back in 2007 (has it been more than 5 years already? Time sure as heck passes by all too quickly when you’re having...

Google Patent Points To Multiple LED Flash

01/29/2013, Patents are interesting (and definitely valuable) things to own, and here we are with word that Google was recently granted a patent for a mobile device that will feature multiple LED flashes. Yes sir, just when you thought that the only way to improve a...