"The administration's aim is to get as many safe and effective vaccines to as many people as fast as possible," US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said.
Sony's patent was filed with The United States Patent and Trademark Office. It was illustrated using bananas but apparently, other items could also be used as controllers
Apple filed patents with the USPTO for concealed touch controls, holographic images on windshields, and a solution for motion sickness.
Apple and Hyundai are nearing a deal to build an electric car together, CNBC reported Wednesday. In the last few years, Apple filed a series of vehicle-related patents. Here are six recent Apple patents for vehicle features. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. According to new reports, Apple and […]
Summary List Placement The moon is both seductively close to Earth and cosmically far away: Decades after the end of the space race, it remains extraordinarily expensive and difficult to actually get there. The journey just got a bit easier, however, thanks to a freshly published NASA invention. The agency’s […]
Two new Apple patents covering 5G-related technology have just been published, coming just ahead of what’s expected to be the company’s first 5G iPhone launch in September. One patent covers wireless devices that can connect to 4G and 5G networks, while another covers 5G network slicing. Patents shouldn’t be interpreted […]
Samsung is among the most inventive companies in the world after topping a US patent list compiled by data journalism site Sqoop. The study ranked companies on three metrics: number of utility patent grants applied for; number of utility patent applications granted; and number of design patents published by the […]
Apple has been granted a patent for a system that could split an audio signal into multiple paths, giving the impression that sound is coming from several areas rather than directly from a speaker. The patent provides examples of how this technology could be used to shift sound into the […]
Apple might bring back a new-and-improved version of MagSafe, the magnetic power connector originally designed for Mac laptops. MagSafe cables would automatically detach when pulled, or tripped over, without damaging the computer or the connector itself. MagSafe is one of Apple’s best inventions, but Apple started phasing it out over […]
Apple submitted a patent that shows how desktop computers, like an iMac, could transmit wireless power to nearby devices, like mice and keyboards. The technology would prevent you having to charge your nearby and compatible peripherals at all. As great as this seems, it’s still just a patent that, like […]
Design patents filed by Motorola in December 2018 were discovered after a Wall Street Journal report said that a new Razr flip-phone-style device with a foldable display is on its way from Lenovo, Motorola’s parent company. The design patents don’t definitively reveal what the new device will look like, but […]
Google is known for pursuing moonshot projects...
Nintendo filed a US patent for a Game Boy-style phone case in March 2018. The case is designed to turn a smartphone’s touchscreen into a functioning Game Boy with a working control pad and buttons. Nintendo does not currently have any Game Boy software available for Android or iOS devices, […]
Recent Apple patent filings show that the company has interesting ideas for Mac laptop keyboards and trackpads. The patent designs show Apple could theoretically ditch the normal trackpad for a version that could encompass the entire top section of the laptop where the keyboard lies. Even the keyboard itself could […]
Google, Taser, and Xerox are all examples of brand names that have become generic words for a type of product. The process is known as genericization, and in some cases, it can result in companies losing their trademark. Escalator and kerosene are some lesser-known examples of brand names that have […]
Google is known for pursuing ambitious...
Amazon was just awarded a new patent for a cuff-like device that would track users’ wrist movements. If made, it would use ultrasonic frequencies to help guide warehouse workers, potentially improving their efficiency. The idea behind the device is to save workers time. Amazon may be looking to improve its […]
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