The patent uses infrared to tell your phone to disable video recording so you can be forced to enjoy the show.
Startup Magic Leap plays things very close to the chest. A new patent augmented reality headset design, however, may not be an indication of what's to come.
The web pioneer hopes to raise $1 billion with sale of about 3,000 patents, including some for core search technology, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.
A newly awarded patent shows Apple is researching bone conduction technology to improve voice call quality in its EarPod headphones.
In its opening brief to the highest court in the land, Samsung says damages should be calculated only on the parts of a phone that infringe Apple's patents, not the profits for the entire device.
The California Institute of Technology claims Apple has infringed four of its patents for improved data transmission rates and performance over Wi-Fi.
Chinese telecom giant Huawei filed lawsuits against Samsung, claiming that it is illegally using its technology.
Apple has apparently been way out of line by allowing its iPhone and iPad to send and receive emails all these years.
The patent claims that sticking pedestrians to the car in the event of a crash is safer than them bouncing off into traffic.
The US space agency makes 56 patents freely available for anyone to use.