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The patent that proves Apple wants to put fingerprint scanners inside displays

Recent reports claim that Apple is looking to eliminate the need for a physical “home” button on future iPhones by integrating Touch ID fingerprint sensors into the main display. Now we have the patent application to prove it! Published Thursday, Cult…

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The patent that proves Apple wants to put fingerprint scanners inside displays

Recent reports claim that Apple is looking to eliminate the need for a physical “home” button on future iPhones by integrating Touch ID fingerprint sensors into the main display. Now we have the patent application to prove it! Published Thursday, Cult…

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Instagram wants to be your favorite travel app with Places Search

Instagram is already one of the best way to explore your friends lives, and now with its latest update, it wants to be even better at helping you scout awesome travel spots before you hit the road. In a big…

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Apple wants to make iPhone work better with hearing aids

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted Apple 52 patents today, including a notable patent for a new hearing aid technology that would make the iPhone an even better device for the hearing impaired. This new hearing aid technology described in…

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Mikme wants to fix your iPhone’s audio problem

SAN FRANCISCO — While other people were crapping their pants or scratching their heads during the Apple Music unveiling, Philipp Sonnleitner was having an “aha!” moment. It happened right after Apple took the wraps off of Connect, the social element…

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Forget Apple Pay, Xiaomi wants to lend you money

When your copying of Apple designs has led to you becoming the world’s most valuable startup, you can afford to loan out a bit of money. According to a new report, controversial Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is set to take…

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The Duo watch wants to be your Apple Watch’s BFF

Traditional watch manufacturers are struggling to find a solution to take on Apple Watch, but Original Grain has taken the ‘if you can’t beat em, join em’ cliche a bit too literal with its newest watch collection. The company launched…

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Apple wants to add a lot more context to iMessage

A new Apple patent could add a startling amount of functionality to your iMessages. The tech would let you schedule pre-written texts and even send new ones automatically based on context the app draws from elsewhere on your iPhone. Apple…

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Apple wants to stop rivals ripping off one of its most iconic retail store designs

In the West, the most iconic Apple Store is probably the company’s glass cube for its Fifth Avenue flagship store in New York. In the East, however, arguably Apple’s most recognizable retail outlet design is the 30-foot glass cylinder used for both the company’s…

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Marc Newson wants to kick the aluminum bucket in Apple’s design studio

Given how secretive Apple is, it’s no surprise that we know relatively little about the role of Jony Ive’s designer BFF Marc Newson, who works on so-called “special projects” for the company. In a recent interview, however, Newson spilled a…

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