Tag: patent

Samsung gains patent for ‘fold-out’ smartphone design

The thing about Samsung and foldable devices is that this particular issue is like an urban legend – everybody knows about it, but nobody...

Samsung patent filing shows possible future of smartwatch

The smartwatch industry hasn't really reached its peak. Most OEMs are still introducing expensive models and even before it becomes a standard wearable device,...

Samsung Galaxy S8 may receive ‘Beast Mode’ feature

With Samsung lacking a flagship in the latter half of 2016 due to the troubles of the doomed Note 7, people are eagerly looking...

Apple sued for patent infringement by Nokia, accuses Finnish company of ‘extortion’

Apple is ushering in the festive season with a bunch of new lawsuits from Nokia, with the Finnish tech company suing the Cupertino firm...

Samsung’s multi-million pay-out to Apple overturned, case being reassessed

Some good news in the direction of Samsung--it's pay-out to Apple for copying has been overturned. We're not saying Samsung really did copy the...

LG trademarks new smartwatch names, could be launched with Watch Pay mobile payment service

We are not sure if any of these will actually come to fruition, but these applications to the European Union Intellectual Property Office from...

Samsung granted patent for flexible OLED display

A lot has been made connecting Samsung to future folding smartphones and devices with bendable screens, but we really haven’t seen the Korean company...

Samsung applied patent for fingerprint swipe gestures

Will fingerprint swiping and gestures be the next big thing? We don’t know for sure. But Google took a chance with it on the...

Qualcomm goes against Meizu in different countries

We’re used to reading about Qualcomm getting into lawsuits left and right but it's the first time for us to learn about Meizu being...

LG files for patent application of foldable, transparent touchscreen

LG may not push through with the curved edge screen for its next LG G6 flagship phone but the other South Korean tech giant...

Google planning on releasing its own VR headset, with some twists

The virtual reality (VR) tech industry has now settled such that we know that there are a few major players in the high-end, high...

Amazon gets patent to turn off noise-cancelling headphones through keyword

While the noise-cancelling technology for your earphones and headphones has probably been a God-sent for some, it also brings some sort of danger for...