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Sony Ericsson hopes to patent projection display phone

12/09/2010, Sony Ericsson has recently gone about filing a new patent for its projection phone – albeit this one comes with a twist. Why do we say so? Well, for starters, it will not only be able to project your preferred content to the outside world, it will...

Apple Granted Patent For Glasses-free 3D Projection Method

12/01/2010, 3D technology is moving at a rather fast pace and even Apple is looking to get into the game. The fruity company has been granted a patent for a method of projecting a 3D image that can be perceived without the need for those pesky 3D glasses. With this...

RIM Files Suit Against Kik, Citing Patent Infringement

12/01/2010, Seems like the relationship between RIM and Kik is deteriorating. We already know that RIM yanked Kik off its App World store and now the company is suing Kik, citing patent infringement. Considering that Kik offers some pretty good functionality for...

Sony Patents Back Touchpad Support, Possibly For The PSP2?

11/28/2010, Many folks out there are snooping around for hints of the PSP2 and while this isn’t confirmation of what the device will feature, a patent has been discovered, suggesting that Sony is looking into the possibility of integrating a touchpad at the...

Microsoft Patent To Offer Tactile Feedback On Displays

11/26/2010, A new patent from Microsoft has surfaced and the idea could lead to touchscreens that could change its shape to create keyboards and other tactile objects, dubbed a technique for a “light-induced shape-memory polymer display screen”....

Patent Office Agrees To Facebook’s ‘Face’ Trademark

11/23/2010, We’ve heard many reports of sites getting into trouble for sounding like Facebook in the past, and things might get interesting in the future as reports are in that Facebook has been granted a Notice of Allowance to trademark the word...

New Amazon Patent Offers You The Perfect Gift

11/11/2010, Amazon has come up with a rather cool patent registration for a gift conversion system. With this in place, you’ll most likely end up with the gift that you want, instead of getting those ugly brown socks from your aunt. The patent describes a...

Augmented Reality Laser Tag Gaming Patent for the iPhone

11/05/2010, There’s a game of laser tag for that. To parody Apple’s trademarked “there’s an app for that” slogan, the company has applied for a patent that will bring augmented reality laser tag-like gaming to the iPhone that would take...

Apple Sues Motorola Over Multi-touch

10/31/2010, Considering how popular multi-touch technology is on touchscreen smartphones nowadays, it isn’t too surprising to hear that Apple has filed patent infringement suits against Motorola, claiming that the multi-touch that it uses includes Apple-owned...

Apple wants to toughen up your future iDevices

10/28/2010, Apple’s patent application might be something that all gadget lovers would want to see in their future purchases, since the fruity company is trying to find ways to make gizmos a whole lot more scratch-resistant and durable than they are currently...

Nintendo Patent Describes A Grocery List On Your Portable Console

10/15/2010, While many of us have PDAs and smartphones in order to keep track of our notes and lists, not everybody has one, and some folks just use a trusty portable game console. Nintendo is looking to make such devices more useful in the future, by coming up with...

Microsoft aims to patent dynamic keyboard

10/14/2010, Microsoft has plans to apply for a patent on a new kind of physical keyboard which will be able to display various key icons, depending on how you will use it. Sounds familiar? Well, surely the Optimus keyboard will come into mind here, as that super...