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US Patent Office rejects Apple autocomplete patent used against Samsung

The decision by the USPTO, while relevant to the most recent Apple v. Samsung patent-infringement trial, isn't final and could take months or years to come to conclusion.

By 8 August 2014

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Patent pictures hint at unobtrusive Google Glass design

The high-tech specs may someday look more like ordinary glasses, if this set of pictures shows a new design direction.

By 21 August 2014

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New BlackBerry unit to focus on patents, software

The struggling handset maker combines its 44,000 patents and several key software projects into a single unit as it tries to develop new revenue streams.

By 18 August 2014

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Apple granted patent on back-in-the-day camera tech

In total, Apple is awarded 55 new patents on Tuesday, but the most notable is a camera patent that may have been integrated into the original iPhone in 2007.

By 13 August 2014

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Apple patent application hints at Siri on the Mac

Apple's Siri has been working on iOS to provide digital assistance, but now, the platform might have some tricks up its sleeve for the Mac.

By 8 August 2014

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Apple patent considers controls on the back of an iPad

The concept could help enable more complex gaming on mobile devices and perhaps offer a boost for lagging tablet sales.

By 6 August 2014

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Apple wins patent for crowd-sourced traffic navigation

The envisioned system would help you plan your route by analyzing stop lights, stop signs, and obstacles that can slow your trip.

By 30 July 2014

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Bose sues Beats over patents on noise-canceling headphones

Bose says Beats' Studio and Studio Wireless headphones, soon to be owned by Apple, copy five of its patents.

By 26 July 2014

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Apple scores patent for 'wrist-worn electronic device'

The new patent highlights a device referred to as "iTime" that comes with built-in sensors and can connect with mobile phones.

By 23 July 2014

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Apple patent describes all-glass casing for devices

A new US patent awarded to Apple details some uses for housings of electronics made of fused glass.

By 10 July 2014