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Sony patent reveals plans for wireless medical wristband

04/20/2012, Hospitals have displays and monitors that shows a patient’s heart rate and vitals. Perhaps looking to cut down the amount of wires strapped to a patient, or for those at home who are simply curious, a recently discovered patent filed by Sony back in...

Apple Files Patent for Shanghai’s Apple Store Glass Panel Design

04/19/2012, Apple has filed a patent application for the curved glass that was used in the construction of one of the Apple Stores in China. The Pudong Apple Store in China features what most Apple Stores are known for; its glass facades and staircases. These two...

Android Partners Worried About Google and Motorola Collaboration

04/18/2012, After the famous acquisition by Google over mobile handset giant Motorola, the Mountain View search company claimed that it would be using the hardware from Motorola to only extend its patent portfolio to fight patent-related litigation law suits. Now...

Twitter vows not to utilize their patents in offensive litigation

04/18/2012, In an industry where patents are used as weapons rather than a protection of intellectual property, social media giant, Twitter, has announced a somewhat neutral stance vowing to never use the company’s patents as a weapon. This came about when it was...

Apple Wins Patent on Bluetooth Headset with Built-in MP3 Player

04/13/2012, An Apple patent that was granted this week displays a wireless audio headset that connects via Bluetooth could have an integrated mp3 player in the same device. The patent titled ‘Wireless headset with integrated media player’, shows that either a...

Apple ‘unibody’ earbuds plan relies on ultrasonic bonding

04/12/2012, Apple’s sense of design had always been impeccable and well ahead of their time, and this time around, we have a whiff that Apple is working on a new process called ultrasonic bonding, which might eventually result in Cupertino working on new iPhone...

Apple, RIM and Samsung hit with patent lawsuit

04/12/2012, It looks like Apple, RIM and Samsung have been hit with a lawsuit that claims that the companies have violated upon a patent pertaining to touchscreens. A shell company from Texas has accused the companies and their products, namely the iPhone, iPad, the...

Multi-touch floor for future homes?

04/09/2012, So we have smartphones that more or less come with a full touchscreen display these days, so it is interesting to see the idea of a multi-touch floor being toyed around by IBM. In fact, IBM was granted a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...

Future MacBooks could have Surround Sound

04/05/2012, According to an Apple patent application that was published, the Cupertino based technology giants are working on a new sound system that includes audio transducers along with multiple speakers to enable surround sound configurations on devices that look...

Apple granted wireless sync patent

04/04/2012, iOS users are probably familiar with the ability of their devices to sync with iTunes or iCloud wirelessly. This is a feature that allows new iOS users to load up their devices without the need to plug it into their computers for the first time, and for...