Applepatentapplication

10.12.12
Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque
10.12.12

Apple files patent application for fingerprint sensor that can be transparent or opaque

While Apple has flirted with biometric-based patents before, we've yet to see them implemented in...

By N. Lee,   10.12.12
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09.06.12
Apple patent application details method for detecting and displaying hand position on screen
09.06.12

Apple patent application details method for detecting and displaying hand position on screen

We've had a glimpse at Apple's conception of a sensor-based keyless layout, and the latest patent...

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02.13.12
Apple files patent for interactive 3D interface, keeps rumor mills turning
02.13.12

Apple files patent for interactive 3D interface, keeps rumor mills turning

Murmurs of an iPad 3 on the horizon not doing it for you? How about a new pseudo-3D interface? A p...

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08.26.11
Apple patent application keeps your private display private
08.26.11

Apple patent application keeps your private display private

It always bears repeating that just because a company applies for a patent doesn't mean the thing...

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11.01.10
Apple patent application offers promise of stronger, scratch-proof stainless steel
11.01.10

Apple patent application offers promise of stronger, scratch-proof stainless steel

As with all patent applications, it's a bit early to get too excited about this one, but a recently...

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12.10.09
Apple patent application details universal iPhone / iPod dock
12.10.09

Apple patent application details universal iPhone / iPod dock

Don't get your hopes up too much just yet, but it looks like you might one day no longer need to de...

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08.06.09
Apple patent application promises means to detect gadget abuse
08.06.09

Apple patent application promises means to detect gadget abuse

Apple's already put liquid submersion sensors in some of its recent products, but a recent patent a...

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07.26.09
Apple patent filing details "touch and go" USB devices
07.26.09

Apple patent filing details "touch and go" USB devices

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07.02.09
Apple patent applications offer glimpses of haptic screens, RFID readers, fingerprint ID
07.02.09

Apple patent applications offer glimpses of haptic screens, RFID readers, fingerprint ID

Alright, so you know the drill by now. A patent application doesn't necessarily mean an actual prod...

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