Microsoft’s latest patent will let you leave comments on other drivers
With Augmented Reality, there exists the concept of the annotated world, where users and companies would be able to add virtual information to real-world objects and places all over the world and allow other AR users to benefit f...
Microsoft finds way to reduce HoloLens part count, cost
One of the big challenges with the second generation Microsoft HoloLens, besides its field of view, is reducing the bulk and cost of the device. A new patent by Microsoft would allow Microsoft to do both, by letting them use a sin...
New patent points at Lenovo’s foldable Windows 10 device
In the midst of everyone trying to launch a foldable phone, Lenovo is planning to launch a foldable laptop with a virtual keyboard. The company filed a patent for the design back in 2017. The patent titled “DEVICE WITH FOLDA...
Samsung may bring Microsoft’s detachable concept phone to life
In 2011 Microsoft showed off a cool concept phone which consisted of two full-screen devices which could either be used independently or joined together for a larger screen area. Samsung has been experimenting with foldable phones...
Dell is developing a dual-screen laptop with detachable displays
These days you need a gimmick to raise interest in your laptop. We have had had HP with their leather-clad Folio, Lenovo with their dual-screened e-ink Yoga Book and now we are seeing a recent patent from Dell that the company i...
Microsoft patents a clever magnetic USB-C Surface connector
Microsoft has so far resisted attempts to move to USB-C on their Surface tablets, possible due to the real safety and durability advantages of the magnetic Surface connector and possible also the additional revenue generated by ha...
They see me rolling…. LG’s flexible smartphone patent points to the past and the future
LG has filed a new patent for a smartphone display which can be rolled up like a scroll from the olden (pre-smartphone) days. The new patent coincides with the rumours about LG’s rollable TV that is supposed to hit the marke...
Samsung files a patent for different notch designs
Samsung has been experimenting with the designs for a while and it looks like they might also give in to the notch trend as the company has filed new patent showing notch designs. The patent was filed by Samsung earlier this year ...
Microsoft files a patent for a wearable device with actuators
Microsoft has filed a new patent for a wearable device with actuators. The company did exit the wearable marker after Microsoft Band 2 but it looks like they just took a break to develop a better wearable device. The patent titled...