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Samsung files patents for a scrollable smartphone, a folding tablet, and more

Samsung is quite smitten with foldable, bendable, and now even scrollable displays. New patent filings published by Patently Mobile are worth checking out.
by Matthew BensonNovember 30, 20157

Samsung patents edge sensor pads to control smartphones

The latest patent filing from Samsung shows that the comapny has been working on transparent sensor pads for smartphone edges that work as buttons.
by Robert TriggsJuly 13, 20153

Samsung filing for most wearable patents, but it’s not enough

Samsung and other manufacturers are killing it filing thousands over thousands of wearable patents, but it seems they are still not focusing where they should.
by Edgar CervantesJune 30, 20153

Samsung wants to further reduce trial-awarded damages to Apple

Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co. was originally heard in 2012, but the damages involved are still in limbo to this day and will now continue on.
by Matthew BensonJune 22, 20155

New Samsung patent could be further proof of Project Valley, a rumored foldable device

Last month we covered a story suggesting Samsung was creating a dual screen, folding smartphone. Today, a patent for such a device curiously has appeared.
by Matthew BensonJune 8, 201516

Samsung patents automatic ejectable stylus design for a Galaxy Note

The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Samsung that suggests the company is working on an auto-eject stylus system for a device such as its Galaxy Note.
by Robert TriggsJune 8, 201511

Samsung’s latest patent describes a dual-booting machine (again)

Those who remember (and regret) the sad fate that befell the Ativ Q might be interested in a new patent Samsung has filed with the USPTO.
by Matthew BensonMay 26, 201515

Google aims to make selling your patents easier with the Patent Purchase Promotion

In an effort to bolster its already gigantic patent portfolio, Google today announced the Patent Purchase Promotion - an "experimental marketplace" for patents that aims to remove as ...
by Jimmy WestenbergApril 27, 2015

Samsung has a patent application for a rugged, bendable display

Last year, Samsung submitted an application with the USPTO for a new type of flexible display: this one with a new type of frame.
by Matthew BensonMarch 13, 20157

The Patent and Trademark office is finally being run by someone willing to reform the patent system

Lee's appointment marks the first time someone with a background from an Internet-focused company will take the helm at USPTO.
by William Neilson JrMarch 10, 20158
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