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Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

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Samsung files patent for new Smart Ring

A new patent filing suggests that Samsung is working on a Smart Ring accessory that can be used to control functions on your smartphone, TV or in your home.
by Nirave GondhiaDecember 29, 20159

Samsung files patent for smartphone that can display holographic images

A Samsung patent filing from Q3 2014 has recently been published, showcasing technology that would allow a device to display holograms.
by Edgar CervantesAugust 11, 201514

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

Samsung dual edge display design patent surfaces, along with a mysterious pop-up panel

The rumors surrounding the purported Galaxy S Edge are about to hit fever pitch as a trio of leaked design patents showcase what Samsung might be shipping.
by Matthew BensonFebruary 1, 201515

Apple patent, important to their ongoing troubles with Samsung, rejected by USPTO

The crux of the patent filing is the ability to distinguish between a two finger pinch action and one finger scrolling on a touchscreen device. Of the 21 claims in this patent filing, ...
by Nate SwannerJuly 29, 20139

USPTO confirms Apple’s patent 381 is invalid

Apparently, the USPTO confirms Apple's patent is invalid in regards to the infamous lawsuit against Samsung. As a result, Samsung's penalty could be reduced.
by Brendan LynchApril 2, 20136

Google files an application with the USPTO for a patent with back panel touch controls

Google has filed an application with the USPTO for a patent with back panel touch controls. Could Google be reinventing how we interact with our smartphones and tablet?
by Brad WardMarch 9, 20135

Google granted multiple LED flashes patent

Intrigued by the idea of a smartphone camera featuring multiple LED flash bulbs onboard? Apparently so is Google. In September of 2011 the company filed for such a patent, and it has ...
by Andrew GrushJanuary 29, 20133

DOJ, USPTO slam companies for improper use of standards-essential patents in asking for sales bans

DOJ and USPTO have criticized companies for using standard-essential patents in asking for sales bans, saying these moves are unfair and anti-competition.
by J. Angelo RacomaJanuary 10, 20131

Key ‘Pinch-to-zoom’ Apple patent used in Samsung trial deemed invalid in USPTO reexamination

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is reexamining another Apple patent – the third one by our count – and this time around we’re looking at the “pinch to zoom” patent (U.S. Patent No. ...
by Chris SmithDecember 19, 20124
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