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Apple granted patents featuring foldable displays that bend both ways: Report
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Apple granted patents featuring foldable displays that bend both ways: Report

There are no specifics on whether this foldable display will be for a new iPhone.

Huawei's new smartphone design patent reveals an in-display earpiece technology
News & Analysis

Huawei's new smartphone design patent reveals an in-display earpiece technology

The top edge of the phone in the patent seems to have 3.5 mm space which might be for the headphone jack

Indian start-up resists Boston firm's bid to trademark 'digital vaccines'
World

Indian start-up resists Boston firm's bid to trademark 'digital vaccines'

The world’s digital vaccine market, conservatively valued at ~$10 billion, is bracing for a classic David versus Goliath battle at the US Patent and Trademark Office. An Indian start up is resisting a bid by a Boston based biotech firm which has filed for the 'digital vaccines' trademark and many leading researchers from America's most reputed institutions are backing the Indian start up's case to keep 'digital vaccines' in the scientific realm.

Google has been granted a patent for a smart, motorised laptop lid that can automatically track a user's face
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Google has been granted a patent for a smart, motorised laptop lid that can automatically track a user's face

This futuristic lid will detect when a user is nearby, open up to the right orientation and unlock the device when required.

NITI Aayog is working on a digital transformation index for Indian Startups
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NITI Aayog is working on a digital transformation index for Indian Startups

Digital Transformation Index (DTI) is a tool used for gauging how well one helps an organisation grow and thrive in a digital world.

Apple Patents some kind of wireless charging apparatus for its Watch; battery to be included in strap
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Apple Patents some kind of wireless charging apparatus for its Watch; battery to be included in strap

Apple has patented a new type of “charging apparatus” for the Apple Watch that employs the watch strap to charge the device.

Apple appears to have patented a vapouriser, and we don't know why
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Apple appears to have patented a vapouriser, and we don't know why

We have no idea why Apple is designing a vapouriser, but people seem to think that it might have something to do with Apple's plans for its upcoming Apple car project.

Nokia granted patent for folding smartphone design, but don't expect a foldable smartphone soon
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Nokia granted patent for folding smartphone design, but don't expect a foldable smartphone soon

Nokia has been granted a patent for what appears to be a folding phone that can potentially be packed into something that’s not unlike a cosmetic compact used by women.

Why PM Modi should have been more proactive and less philosophical on the IPR issue on yoga
Business

Why PM Modi should have been more proactive and less philosophical on the IPR issue on yoga

The danger yoga originating in India is facing from the West is not patent in one go but in a series of steps in the form of patents for devices and equipments facilitating yogic exercises and postures

Amazon granted patent for authorising payments with selfies
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Amazon granted patent for authorising payments with selfies

Online retail colossus Amazon last week was granted a US patent on using selfies - instead of passwords - for shopping when using smartphones.

Apple's bid to get US trademark for iPad mini rejected
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Apple's bid to get US trademark for iPad mini rejected

A January-dated letter from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), reveals that it has ...

Happy seventh birthday, Twitter!
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Happy seventh birthday, Twitter!

Micro-blogging website Twitter has turned seven amidst much pomp and celebration by the company. From being a simple diary like site to being a tool in

Twitter granted patent on itself
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Twitter granted patent on itself

Twitter has just been granted a patent…for Twitter! A new patent issued today by the USPTO, with the micro-blogging website’s founders Jack Dorsey

Google files patent for touch controls on the rear of devices
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Google files patent for touch controls on the rear of devices

Google might be looking to introduce touch controls on the rear of its devices. The search giant has applied for a patent for rear controls on devices..

Apple wins slide-to-unlock, original iPhone design patents
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Apple wins slide-to-unlock, original iPhone design patents

Apple has won the patents for the slide-to-unlock user interface and the design for the initial iPhone, according to a report by CNET. The US Patent and Trade Office...

Apple to drop patent claims against new Samsung phone
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Apple to drop patent claims against new Samsung phone

Apple Inc has agreed to withdraw patent claims against a new Samsung phone with a high-end display after Samsung said it was not offering to sell the product in the crucial U.S. market...

Samsung to drop lawsuits seeking sales ban on Apple products in Europe
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Samsung to drop lawsuits seeking sales ban on Apple products in Europe

In a rather interesting turn of events, South Korean giant Samsung Electronics has affirmed that it would drop its lawsuits seeking a sales ban on...

US judge rejects Apple's permanent injunction bid against Samsung
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US judge rejects Apple's permanent injunction bid against Samsung

In what has come as a blow to Apple’s ambitions, a US judge has rejected its permanent injunction ...

USPTO dismisses 20 patent claims by Apple as invalid
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USPTO dismisses 20 patent claims by Apple as invalid

A post on Foss Patents blog revealed that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a first Office action, asserting that a