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New Samsung hinge-free dual display smartphone patent application

black and white drawing of smartphone

On June 30, 2016 the USPTO published a new patent from Samsung Electronics, directed to a hinge-free dual display smartphone, as Patently Mobile recently reported. The US patent application, which bears the unhelpful title “ELECTRONIC DEVICES,” has application number 20160187938. It claims priority to Korean patent application 10-2014-0188629, likewise titled “전자장치” (“Electronic device(s)”). The invention, which has a curiously book-like appearance in some embodiments (see Fig. 1 at left), clearly.. Read More

New Samsung patent application for iris recognition

On June 23, 2016 the USPTO published a new patent from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., directed to an iris recognition system, as Patently Mobile recently reported. The US patent application, titled “IRIS RECOGNITION DEVICE, IRIS RECOGNITION SYSTEM INCLUDING THE SAME AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE IRIS RECOGNITION SYSTEM”, has application number 20160180169. It claims priority to Korean patent application 10-2014-0182712, “홍채 인식 장치, 이를 포함하는 홍채 인식 시스템 및 상기.. Read More

New Samsung foldable smartphone patent application

On May 26, 2016 the USPTO published a new patent from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., directed to a foldable smartphone, as Patently Mobile recently reported. Many remain skeptical of Samsung’s foldable technology plans. But the story has gotten considerable uptake, including in the Korean press. The US patent application in question, titled “FOLDABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE”, has application number 20160147263. It claims priority to Korean patent application 10-2014-0163504, “접을 수 있는.. Read More