The US Patent Office has granted Apple a patent for a virtual-reality headset designed to accommodate an iPhone for its display, much like Google's Cardboard or Samsung's Gear VR headset.
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When an iPhone goes rogue, it can be a costly experience. This is my story of a potentially errant iPhone 4.
In the world of iOS this week we heard of an Apple patent to track eye movement, Chrome was updated to support Handoff, and the iPhone is boosting Apple's position in Asia.
Apple has been granted a patent that could lead the way to a fully flexible iPhone that's actually built to bend in your pocket.
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus buyers who use their new phone on T-Mobile will find that the carrier offers a few things that other iPhone owners will not yet experience.
Apple's investigations have concluded that "a very small percentage of iPhone 5 devices may suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more frequently."
I enjoy using ZAGG's keyboards with my iPad and their latest Arsenal rugged case for the iPhone is excellent. It is lightweight, well-designed, and reasonably priced.
Android has leapfrogged iPhone in the quality of its virtual keyboard experience, thanks to SwiftKey. But, Apple has a move it could make.
Despite being engaged in a global patent battle, Apple and Samsung are happy to work together on a major component for the new iPhone 5s.
The US International Trade Commission has banned the sale in the US of certain Samsung devices, owing to patent disputes with Apple. Since the Obama administration blocked a similar ban against Apple devices, they must block this one, both on the merits and for political reasons.
The Obama administration vetoes a ban handed down by the U.S. International Trade Commission following a patent infringement battle with Samsung.
Android manufacturers continue to be successful in the mobile phone market while Apple showed its 2nd slowest growth in about four years.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has issued a limited import ban on some Apple products after ruling the iPhone and iPad maker violated a Samsung patent.
While Apple is shrouded in secrecy over its upcoming devices, there's one place that can give clues: The US Patent and Trademark Office.
Could USPTO's patent invalidation change the Apple V. Samsung case post-trial?
The UI on the Apple iPhone looks about the same as it did six years ago, while the new BlackBerry 10 UI is fresh. The question is, will consumers care and want a new UI experience?
According to reports, Apple is exploring the possibility of manufacturing wearable devices running on iOS, and Steve Jobs had even toyed with the idea of making an Apple car.
Apple has been awarded a design patent for the slide-to-unlock feature used in iOS since 2007, which has been the subject of several legal battles.
T-Mobile is the only major carrier without the iPhone and while millions have unlocked iPhones with T-Mobile, the experience has been limited. It sounds like this is going to change in 2013 with a new agreement in place.
It seems the $1 billion patent war between Apple and Samsung is far from over.
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