The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has withdrawn its objections to an application from Apple seeking to trademark the iPad Mini name.
Photo-sharing service's founder claims microblogging site threatened to cut off access to API if the startup did not abandon its trademark.
The technology lets users plug an iPhone into a dock with the Lightning connector and not worry about how much force or torque they place on it to remove the device.
The creator of Candy Crush Saga has filed a request for abandonment with the US Patent and Trademark Office over its attempt to trademark the word "candy".
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.
If you know what today's picture is, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest.
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.
The concept could help enable more complex gaming on mobile devices and perhaps offer a boost for lagging tablet sales.
The envisioned system would help you plan your route by analyzing stop lights, stop signs, and obstacles that can slow your trip.
Company gets patent for flexible display tech that allows for layering of components like microphones or speakers -- taking screen real estate on mobile devices to the next level.