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Pintrips to Pinterest: Pin It!

A travel itinerary comparison site has decided to fight Pinterest's attempt to assert its legal hegemony over the word "pin."

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Sapphire shines when it comes to protecting future iPhones

A newly-published patent application for Apple envisions a heavier use of sapphire to safeguard the iPhone's display as well as dissipate heat.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Apple aims to target ads based on your mood

A freshly published Apple patent application envisions the delivery of targeted ads based on your mood, behavior, and other seemingly intangible characteristics.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Lawsuit claims professor cut out of Square's original patent

The suit, filed by St. Louis professor Robert Morley, says he came up with the mobile payment company's basic concept and technology. The legal dispute has been going on for several years.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Apple awarded three new patents

Overnight, the USPTO granted Apple patents on a smart stylus, magnetic iPhone camera lenses and a solar-powered laptop.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Apple wins patent for new way to send power to homes

"Intelligent power-enabled communications port" was invented by executive who worked on iPod and iPhone then left Apple to found a maker of "smart thermostats."

By Jan. 2, 2013

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Apple seeks stylus patents

The applications cover a stylus that can charged when inserted into a touch-screen device for storage and a stylus that can write on any surface and transfer the data to a device.

By Jul. 8, 2011

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Samsung asks judge to halt Apple damages retrial

Attorneys for the Korean electronics giant say a US Patent Office ruling -- that an Apple patent might not be valid -- "calls into question the entire jury verdict in this trial."

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Apple again said to be planning game hardware

A new report says Apple is shopping around the idea of a physical game controller to developers, with plans to launch it next month.

By Mar. 29, 2013

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How Google Glass works: now and tomorrow

From prismatic HUD to waveguide display to direct retinal projection, we look at how Google Glass works now and in the future.

By Apr. 30, 2013