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Apple Patents Earbuds That Don’t Fall Out During Exercise

07/28/2015, Have you tried exercising with the earbuds that Apple makes? You probably have to deal with the earbuds falling out on their own because they’re really not meant for use during intense activity. Apple obviously knows this and might make some...

Future Samsung Phones Could Measure Body Fat

07/12/2015, Health is increasingly becoming a major area of focus for mobile device manufacturers, smartphones these days are capable of measuring different kinds of biometric data but so far there hasn’t been one to measure body fat. Though the possibility...

Apple May Allow Person-To-Person Payments In The Future

07/05/2015, In the coming years Apple Pay will be gradually expanded beyond the United States to various other markets, with the UK launch expected to come in just over a week. What would be the next logical frontier for Apple’s payments service? Would the...

Apple Rumored To Eliminate Home Button On Future iPhones

06/22/2015, It has been rumored in the past as well that Apple might eliminate the home button on future iPhones to increase the display size without having to make a major change in the actual dimensions of the device itself. That would present a problem though,...

Samsung Petitions Appeals Court To Reconsider Ruling On Damages

06/18/2015, Apple and Samsung have fought a long and very costly legal battle but it was the Korean company that ended up being slapped with a ruling to uphold damages awarded to Apple. Samsung has now petitioned the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear...

Apple Patent Takes Facial Unlocking Feature To A New Level

03/31/2015, Facial recognition is not exactly a new technology for many of us, It has been there since a while, especially for the Android users. Unfortunately, until now, iOS users have not been able to enjoy this feature (except for the jail-break hacks for iOS...

Toyota Opens 5,600 Fuel-Cell Patents For Auto Industry’s Future

01/06/2015,   The auto industry may be slowly coming to grips with the idea that they need to be more open for the future of this industry. Tesla, which is a relatively new car company that only makes electric vehicles, opened up its patents last year and said...

Patent Recently Used By Apple Against Samsung Rejected

08/10/2014, Even though Apple and Samsung have agreed to drop all patent related litigation outside the U.S. their battles continue on Apple’s home turf. Both companies have shown no intention of backing down in this country even though there have been...

Tesla Motors Opens Up Its Patents For All To Use In Good Faith

06/12/2014, Patents are often described as tools used to by inventors to ensure that the technology they have developed isn’t used by anyone without permission or consent. Some criticize them for stifling innovation since big companies and corporations can...

Samsung Abused FRAND Patents Against Apple, Japanese Court Rules

05/18/2014, For those unfamiliar with FRAND terms, it’s basically where companies agree to license patents out to one another under Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory terms (FRAND). Not all patents are covered under FRAND, but rather patents that are...

Samsung To Appeal $120 Million Damage Award To Apple

05/06/2014, Samsung and Apple’s legal battles are notorious for dragging on. Both companies only recently got done with their first patent trial that started a few years back. In March they were at it again, the start of a new patent trial in which Apple claims...