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A new patent proposes a screen that can react to your finger simply gesturing above it.
A patent granted to the tech titan details a "delivery receptacle" designed to make sure you actually get your packages.
This story originally misstated the outcome of the '381 patent examination. Three of the 20 claims were upheld.
A US Court of Appeals says that the case should not proceed until the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has a chance to review the validity of Smartflash's patents.
Patent office issues a Final Office Action on Apple's "bounce-back" patent, a key patent to Apple's case against its rival.
The office's action, which is non-final, rules that all 20 claims in Apple's rubber-banding patent are invalid. Now let's see what, if anything, Judge Koh has to say.
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.
The USPTO publishes a patent application from the iPhone maker that shows a new twist on step tracking.
Overnight, the USPTO granted Apple patents on a smart stylus, magnetic iPhone camera lenses and a solar-powered laptop.
The USPTO grants trio of patents related to the ornamental design of Redmond's touch/type cover keyboard.