Just a few days ago, on Tuesday to be more precise, Apple was granted a patent that will definitely make future iPhone users very unhappy. This technology will disable cameras on iPhones/iPads on live concerts and other “sensitive” events (like museums, art shows, stand-up comedy, the possibilities are endless), in order to prevent you from taking pictures or shooting videos.
When it comes to smartphones, thin has definitely been in over the past couple of years. In 2015, curved displays are going to be the “next big thing” and Apple appears to be planning ahead. A new patent has just surfaced that shows the company may be working on a flexible iPhone display dubbed a Sidewall display.
Android fans around the world are being treated to a number of desirable handsets in the last couple of years, and recently HTC launched the One range of devices along with the upcoming EVO 4G LTE. Today though we have news of Apple patent delays to the HTC One X and EVO 4G LTE in […]
Other than patent lawsuit coming from Apple a new Apple patent does on occasion surface on the Internet and recently one such Apple patent popped up, a patent that details a new power management dock connector with a view to provide numerous devices with a power source via a single accessory. The new Apple patent […]
We’ve heard rumours about Apple looking at becoming a mobile carrier before, and Apple filed a patent back in 2006 that describes their plans to set up as an MVNO, and apparently that patent application has now been extended. According to an article over on Mobile Crunch by way of Unwired View, the new patent […]
A new Apple patent that has now popped up at the US Patent Office suggests that future camera sporting Apple gear could have a new infrared iOS camera technology that would deliver “sophisticated cameras” to iOS users and would also apparently enable camera-disabling features for the music and film industries. According to an article over […]
More possible rumours on Apple’s latest operating system today, with the assumption that a Speech to Text conversion feature may find its way into iOS 5 due to the discovery of a new Apple patent that delivers more voice integration possibilities. According to the iPhone Download Blog the guys over at Patently Apple have come […]
In the past iPhone guru Steve Jobs intimated that Apple had during the tablets development stage tested numerous designs for the Apple iPad, and now one of those previous designs looks to have hit the net showing the Apple iPad Wi-Fi+3G sporting an extra USB slot. According to an article over on TUAW, the guys […]
Several Apple patents have hit the net waves recently and the latest of which points to the possibility of E-Ink/Retina Display hybrid which could possibly be used on the upcoming Apple iPhone 5 and Apple iPad 3, although probably unlikely. The discovery of the Apple patent comes our way courtesy of the guys over at […]
It could be that Apple is working on a new feature for their iOS tablets in the form of Spaces, a feature that was first seen in Mac OS X Leopard back in 2007 that enables a user to manage multiple virtual desktops. According to an article over on the Boy Genius Report, the guys […]