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New Apple patent is another hint that it may ditch iPhone's Lightning Port

New Apple patent is another hint that it may ditch iPhone's Lightning Port

Rumors have floated for months that Apple might jettison the iPhone's Lightning Port come 2021 and a newly discovered patent shows us what that could look like. The patent was first discovered by
'Project Magnum': Flywheel’s Alleged Plot to Steal Peloton’s Technology

'Project Magnum': Flywheel’s Alleged Plot to Steal Peloton’s Technology

Court documents reveal how the two spin bike companies went from potential partners to hated rivals.

Apple Testing Use of Smart Fabric for Future Wearables

Apple has been testing various methods to make its wearable devices easier and more natural to use, be it the use of smart bands or additional sensors. A new patent reveals how the company is testing
Future Apple Watches Could Come With User Replaceable Modules

Future Apple Watches Could Come With User Replaceable Modules

One of the problems with a lot of devices is that sometimes you get reviews where depending on the person and their needs, some may like a product, and some might not. Some might like it a lot, but

Apple Wants Smart Homes to Be Even Smarter

How smart is your smart home? Well, apparently not smart enough, and Apple wants to make smart home devices even smarter and making them configure themselves.
The Next Apple Watch Could Have Touch ID Embedded In The Digital Crown

The Next Apple Watch Could Have Touch ID Embedded In The Digital Crown

One of the ways that the Apple Watch authenticates users when it comes to making payments through Apple Pay, it is by making the user enter a passcode once, and as long as the watch is not removed
Huawei sues Verizon for allegedly using patents without permission

Huawei sues Verizon for allegedly using patents without permission

Huawei has yet another legal skirmish on its hands. The Chinese telecom giant announced in a press release on Thursday that it had filed a lawsuit against Verizon. The suit, filed in U.S. District

US opens investigation into Google amid Sonos patent suit

It's been about a month since Sonos sued Google for allegedly violating some of its patents behind syncing wireless speakers, and now the US government is getting involved. The US International Trade

Huawei sues Verizon after patent talks break down

Huawei and Verizon's not-very-public feud has escalated into courtroom warfare as the telecoms company files lawsuits across Texas. Huawei is alleging that Verizon is infringing on its networking

Mazda Patents Preview Its Inline-Six And A New Transmission

Mazda's new Skyactiv-X inline-six engine could power a new sports car. |
Apple’s Rumored High-End Headphones Could Feature Touch Gesture Controls

Apple’s Rumored High-End Headphones Could Feature Touch Gesture Controls

Word on the street is that Apple plans on launching a pair of high-end headphones. We’re not sure what kind of features the headphones will have, but according to AppleInsider, they’ve come across a

Apple Could Make High-End Headphones with Touch Gestures and Wear Detection

While Apple doesn’t sell its own over-the-ear headphones, the company seems to be working on several ideas. One of those ideas includes equipped headphones with touch gestures, wear detection and
Apple Patents A Foldable Phone Whose Display Does Not Crease

Apple Patents A Foldable Phone Whose Display Does Not Crease

One of the problems with foldable phones is that based on the current technology, after repeated foldings and unfoldings, a crease will form. This is natural, although it does speak to the overall

Dyson patents a wearable air purifier that doubles as headphones

If you use public transportation, you know just how gross the air can be. Commuters are constantly coughing and sneezing, which releases thousands of germs into the air. Taking a flight can be even

Dyson’s patent for headphones with built-in air-purifiers is an answer for a question that nobody asked

You may know it as the company that manufactures products that suck and blow but Dyson is attempting to break other segments, as evidenced by its patent for headphones that purify the air as you

Apple invents unique, no-crease folding iPhone screen

It’s not yet clear whether foldable phones are a temporary gimmick or the future of mobile devices. But Apple’s certainly interested — and in a newly published patent, it describes its approach to

Foldable Screen Phones Have a Crease Problem, but Apple Seems to Have a Solution for It

Android phone makers have jumped onto the foldable-screen phone bandwagon, but all such phones seem to have an issue with the screen crease. However, Apple seems to be working on a solution that can
Apple Patents Foldable Device With Movable Flaps to Prevent Display From Creasing

Apple Patents Foldable Device With Movable Flaps to Prevent Display From Creasing

Apple this week has been granted a patent for a foldable device with a unique hinge mechanism that utilizes movable flaps to help prevent the display from being creased or damaged when
Next-Gen Apple Watch Could Sport A Flat, Touch-Sensitive Digital Crown

Next-Gen Apple Watch Could Sport A Flat, Touch-Sensitive Digital Crown

The way the Apple Watch has been designed, it features a dial sticking out at the side of it. Apple calls it the digital crown where users can use it to scroll through the menu, text messages, press

Ferrari’s First EV Could Be A Two-Seater, Tesla Roadster Rival

Ferrari's patent showcases a two-seater coupe with four electric motors. |