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iPhone 5C may be coated in Apple-owned LiquidMetal scratch-resistance tech

That plastic iPhone 5C may be tough as nails if a new leaked video is any evidence, pointing to use of LiquidMetal technology Apple acquired back in 2010.

By August 22, 2013


Apple applies for 5 patents tied to Liquidmetal, 3D printing

Company describes how it would integrate Liquidmetal into a wide range of devices, including smartphones and tablets.

By November 21, 2013


Does more 'Sapphire' production mean larger Apple 'iPhone 6'?

A supplier of the scratch-resistant material has upped output, says a researcher, causing some to predict a bigger iPhone.

By May 28, 2014


Healing, 'Terminator'-style: Liquid metal could fix severed nerves

Biomedical researchers in China are taking a page from Hollywood, kind of, by using liquid metal to bridge the gap between the two ends of a cut nerve.

By April 28, 2014


Liquidmetal in an Apple product? Don't hold your breath

A co-inventor of Liquidmetal, which Apple has licensed exclusively since 2010 but barely used, says Cupertino is still waiting for the right gadget. As if he knows more than anyone else does.

By May 2, 2012


Liquidmetal and Apple's path to becoming Skynet

Rumors that Apple will use an alloy with sci-fi characteristics in the next iPhone are like an energy drink for a paranoid imagination.

By April 20, 2012


Samsung Galaxy S3 imminent and Liquidmetal iPhone 5 in video

We take you through this week's phone news around the Samsung Galaxy S3, the Liquidmetal iPhone 5 and the upcoming Nokia 808 PureView.

By April 19, 2012


iPhone 5 to be made from Liquidmetal, leak suggests

The iPhone is to be made from Liquidmetal, a Korean source suggests. Sadly though, that doesn't mean you can pour your phone into a cup.

By April 18, 2012


Next iPhone said to ditch glass for Liquidmetal, arrive in June

Apple's next iPhone is once again rumored to sport a metal back using tech Apple's had a license to since 2010, but has not used much.

By April 18, 2012


Gold iPhone 5S goes under a knife

In yet another leak, a gold iPhone 5S has been attacked with coins and a knife to see how much damage the new casing can withstand.

By August 28, 2013