Tuesday, 13 May 2014

Apple Patents Wraparound Edge-Mounted iPhone Displays With Virtual Buttons


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Apple has a new patent granted today (spotted by AppleInsider) for a side-mounted wraparound display that could be used to add virtual buttons to the edges of future iPhones in place of physical controls. The display would run the circumference of the device, and offer up virtual versions of current physical controls, including volume up/down, but it would also make it possible for Apple to show a… Read More