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Sony PS4 might freeze games while displaying ads

05/25/2012, I remember back in the day when there were just a few channels on TV – wasn’t that the life back then? I do find it strange today that with so many channels to choose from, many of us think that there is nothing good to watch at all, spoilt...

Samsung applies patent for speech-recognizing robot

05/24/2012, Apple has their Siri, and Samsung now has the S Voice, but does the South Korean conglomerate intend to stop there where voice recognition technology is concerned? Apparently not, as it seems as though Samsung has recently filed a patent application for a...

Samsung Accuses Apple of Withholding Evidence

05/24/2012, Just yesterday, we reported a story about how an unnamed source allegedly told the Korea Times that absolutely nothing had been agreed upon during the court-appointed mediated talks between both the CEOs of Samsung and Apple respectively. Now however, we...

Patent reveals that Apple had plans for a stylus

05/24/2012, We’re sure that many of you guys are probably aware of Apple’s stance regarding the stylus, which for those unfamiliar is a no-no. This is why we have to admit that we were pretty surprised when a patent was discovered that was filed by Apple that...

Google glasses receive more patents

05/22/2012, When you have a spanking new invention, there is one thing that you definitely need to make sure you do – file a patent for it. After all, you can never quite tell just when your invention is going to be lusted after by millions of people worldwide,...

Apple and Samsung Begin Court-Appointed Mediation Today

05/21/2012, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Samsung CEO Choi Gee-Sung will take part in court-appointed mediation between the two companies that will take place today and tomorrow. The purpose for their out-of-court discussion is to iron out disputes about legal battles...

Apple patent suggests multi point camera focus system

05/21/2012, Unlike DSLR cameras and some digital cameras with multi autofocus points, our smartphones usually come with a single autofocus point that we tap on the screen in order to focus at that particular area. Interestingly it seems that Apple has thought about...

Future Asus notebooks might get integrated projectors

05/21/2012, Asus recently filed a patent for a notebook that will feature an integrated projector, which does bring back memories of smartphones as well as digital cameras that featured built-in projectors themselves. Those devices did not really do too well in the...

Apple’s steering wheel remote control patent revealed

05/15/2012, Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of twenty-one newly granted patents for Apple. One out of the 21 patents filed is for a remote control design that works by clipping it to a steering wheel. The said patent, which...

Sony patent suggests a self-adjusting autostereoscopic display

05/11/2012, If you’ve ever played with the Nintendo 3DS or smartphones like the HTC EVO 3D or the LG Optimus 3D Max, you’ll quickly realize that there is a “sweet spot” from which you will be able to view the screen and all of its 3D glory without the aid of...