The tech could be used for a disposable wristband that stores and transmits health information to your doctor's smartphone.
A patent application describes several ways to share data between wireless devices with a tap -- and Apple isn't just thinking about phones.
A newly-published Apple patent filing describes a tablet cover or screen protector that would alert you to new information without having to open it up.
As described in a freshly-published patent filing, the keyboard on future MacBooks could incorporate "keystacks" with touch sensors and visual feedback.
Two patent applications describe environmental and temperature sensors that could be outfitted into "wrist-watch devices" as well as other wearable gadgets.
New renderings from French website Nowhereelse.fr imagine an iPhone 6S and 6C in all their large-screen glory complete with a thinner, rounder design.
Confidential documents reveal that Android was designed with physical keyboards in mind.
A 5.5-inch Apple phone would be the device I have the highest hopes for. And it would plug a hole in Apple's lineup.
Outlined in a freshly-published patent filing, the nib would possess powers and abilities far beyond those of today's nibs.
The Korean electronics giant files for a US patent to unlock mobile devices when users touch-and-drag drawings that have at least one intersection point.