Tag: patent

Google Glass patent portfolio expands with latest from Hon Hai Precision

Google has recently picked up some additional Glass related patents. This latest round comes by way of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a company...

Samsung won’t be getting new trial for “bounce back” patent

Here goes another round in the never-ending saga of patents and judicial maneuvers. Presiding US District Court Judge Lucy Koh has just issued a...

Google applies for location-based security patent for mobile devices

Lately there has been a lot of talk and discussion regarding mobile security, and privacy for that matter, and it looks like Google has...

Samsung Galaxy Note III design possibly hinted in new patent

The IFA trade show is fast approaching and with it comes a list of the who's who of the Android smartphone world making announcements...

Google patent filing tips an improved pattern unlock experience

Android users already have several options when it comes to securing their lockscreen. Some of those include face unlock, pin codes and patterns. The...

Apple loses “pinch to zoom” patent claim used in Samsung lawsuit

A new chapter in the seemingly endless saga of lawsuits between Samsung and Apple might begin anew as the US Patent and Trademark Office...

Samsung GALAXY S 4 cannot be added in ongoing Apple patent suit

Back in mid-May Apple was attempting to add the GALAXY S 4 to the ongoing patent suit with Samsung and it looks like a...

Google Face Unlock patent adds facial expressions to Android security

The ongoing debate about how secure and realistic face unlock is on Android is still a hotly discussed topic. However, Google is exploring new...

Apple patents curved battery tech – so much for a Nexus smartwatch

Today we're learning that the folks up at Apple headquarters have just secured another patent that could be a huge deal in our mobile...

Nokia seeking HTC One US import ban

Nokia appears to have stepped up in their patent dispute against HTC. This latest move involves an additional patent complaint that was filed with...

Apple claiming Google Now infringes on Siri patents

We had known Apple was looking to include the GALAXY S 4 in the patent suit with Samsung. As of today however, it looks...

Apple looking to include the GALAXY S 4 in upcoming patent trial

The fighting between Samsung and Apple has been ongoing for sometime now. While things have been relatively quiet recently, it looks like both companies...