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Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
USPTO Refuses to Register Apple's “Touch ID” Trademark   —  Today, the US Patent & Trademark Office published an official letter that was sent to Apple regarding their trademark application for “Touch ID” having been refused by their trademark examiner.  Noteworthy is the fact that the letter …
Jul 15, 2014, 5:35 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
United Airlines introducing iOS-exclusive in-flight movie service in April   —  United Airline to Intro In-Flight Movie Service Starting in April Exclusively for Apple iDevices  —  Starting this April, United Airlines will roll out a new personal device entertainment system onboard select aircraft …
Mar 13, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Granted 49 Patents Covering Lightning, Mac mini , Cameras plus an Interesting Euro Patent with an iPhone Camera Shift  —  It's a huge day for Apple in respect to newly granted patents.  The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 49 granted patents for Apple this morning.
Jul 23, 2013, 10:55 PMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Invents Advanced iPad Magnetics System for Dual iPad Notebook, Tripod Stands, Gaming Controller & Much More   —  On February 28, 2013, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals a system for magnetically attaching a tablet device to a supporting structure.
Mar 1, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Wins Strategically Important Micro SIM Patent   —  In April of this year we first reported on Apple's patent application for a Micro SIM connector.  The timing of Apple's new micro SIM connector patent couldn't have been more perfect in light of the battle between Nokia and Apple …
Dec 25, 2012, 3:15 PMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple's Classic Mac Startup Chime is now a Registered Trademark   —  Over the years Apple has filed for a wide variety of trademarks so as to protect their distinct imagery and/or marketing strategies.  Beyond the normal trademarks such as the iMac or iPhone, they also trademarked some pretty odd ones too.
Dec 12, 2012, 7:55 PMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
US Patent & Trademark Office Grants Apple Registered Trademarks for “Retina” & “Game Center” Icon   —  On December 4, 2012, the US Patent & Trademark Office granted Apple two Registered Trademarks.  The first trademark covers the word “Retina” representing Apple's brilliant Retina display …
Dec 4, 2012, 9:45 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Acquired “Lightning” Trademark from Harley-Davidson   —  The EU Patent & Trademark Office officially published two Apple trademark applications for “Lightning” under numbers 011399821/862.  What's interesting about this filing is that it clearly illustrates that Apple had acquired …
Nov 26, 2012, 4:05 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple's “iMessage” is now a Registered Trademark   —  Apple's iMessage was first introduced by Scott Forstall at their World Wide Developer Conference in June 2011.  Then in February 2012, Apple announced that iMessage was going to replace iChat in OS X Mountain Lion.
Nov 21, 2012, 8:35 PMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Invents Very Cool Next-Gen Dual Mode Headphones!   —  Apple has invented a very cool next-gen headphone design that could be operated in two modes.  The first mode is the normal every day in-ear design that all headphones offer.  The second mode is where the fun comes in.
Nov 8, 2012, 6:40 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
5 mind-bending facts about quantum computing  —  In GIF form, five of the most mind-bending things scientists have learned about life on an atomic and sub-atomic level.
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