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Apple Patents ‘Desk-Free’ Computer

12/17/2013, Patents are the modern day corporate bullets, where the more you hold, the higher the chance you have of “shooting” someone with it down the road. Of course, not all patents would eventually end up being the real deal, as many of them have remained to...

Apple Awarded Patent For Curved Screens

12/11/2013, We have seen a fair number of patents from Apple revealed this month alone, where among them include something as fresh as reported earlier this morning – a goggle device. Well, it seems that Apple has a whole lot more goodies up their sleeves, and...

Apple Patent Reveals Plans For A Goggle Device

12/11/2013, When Google Glass was announced, it wasn’t too surprising to hear that other companies were rumored to be interested in something similar as well, with reports claiming that companies like Samsung and Microsoft could have something in the works as well....

Apple Patent Describes A Smart Dock That Is Always Listening To You

12/05/2013, One of the cooler aspects of the Moto X is the fact that the phone is always listening to you. Paranoia, invasion of privacy, and government spying allegations aside, this is an incredibly handy feature as it does not require you to wake up the phone to...

Samsung Patent Might Hint At Galaxy S5′s Design

12/04/2013, While we have been hearing a lot of Samsung Galaxy S5 rumors these days, if there’s one thing we still don’t about the phone is how it might look like. The rumors have suggested a metal body and a recently leaked photo showed off its alleged metal...

HTC One Mini To Get UK Ban, HTC One Ban Also Possible

12/03/2013, HTC is a company that is clearly reeling from a lack of innovation, or at least due to the fact that their rivals in the smartphone arena have pulled far ahead of them. In fact, the latest blow would be the fact that Nokia has just picked up a victory in...

Apple Patent Reveals Plans For Facial Detection And Recognition

12/03/2013, With the iPhone 5s, Apple has introduced Touch ID which basically provides its users a layer of security that identifies the user through their fingerprints. While Touch ID is reported to be pretty decent and responsive, it does not mean that it is the...

Samsung Patent Reveals Idea For Better One Handed Smartphone Use

12/02/2013, While large screen phones are great for surfing the web, watching videos, and playing games, there are times when it might actually be a hindrance. For example one handed use might not be possible for those with small hands, which is why Samsung’s...

DSS Sues Apple For Patent Infringement

11/28/2013, Apple has more often than not been the party that brings someone else to court, but this time around, they are on the receiving end of a lawsuit after being sued by patent company DSS Technology Management. The reason for this lawsuit? DSS claims that...

Nokia Patent Wants To Use Your Face And Your Mood As Emoticons

11/28/2013, Emoticons do a great job of conveying how we feel when we send instant messages. A smiley face could indicate happiness, while a frown could indicate displeasure. But what if there is no emoticon for whatever you’re feeling at the moment, and what if...

Apple Patent Reveals Lytro-like Camera Plans

11/27/2013, We’re sure you guys have heard of the Lytro camera which for those unfamiliar, is a rather unique camera in the sense that you could shoot your photos first and focus on specific portions of the photo later. This allowed photographers to capture images...

Apple Patent Reveals Plans For Liquidmetal

11/21/2013, Back in 2012 we had heard the rumors that Apple was planning on making an iPhone out of the liquidmetal alloy, which was backed up by the inventor of liquidmetal who claims that such a feat could happen in a few years’ time. While it remains to be seen...