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Pocketnow Daily: iPhone 12 5G Road Map looks AGGRESSIVE!! (video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the the new antennas in the iPhone 12, the fast charger with the Samsung Galaxy S11 5G and more

Could the next Apple Watch include Face ID?

Apple has been granted several patents that include interesting features that may come in a future Apple Watch series that include cameras and maybe Face ID

ZTE patents minuscule punch-hole camera in the notification bar

Aside from the fact that the punch-hole is tiny, said minuscule punch-hole will be placed inside the notification bar, the ZTE patent application describes.
Samsung foldable clamshell

Another Samsung foldable clamshell design pops up to counter the RAZR

Samsung might be looking to adapt the clamshell form factor to current trends, countering Motorola’s RAZR foldable clamshell device.

Samsung Galaxy Band? Bend? A phone on your wrist

We’ll just tentatively call it the Galaxy Band. Samsung has patented a device which basically is a phone that wraps around your wrist.

Apple patents encryption to protect iPhone users’ locations and other data

The iPhone maker is working on a new way to prevent governments and spy actors from knowing who sent what messages with encryption.

In Qualcomm anti-trust battles, Korean FTC could be its ticking time bomb

As part of antitrust mitigation measures it’s obligated to fulfill, Qulacomm has to renegotiate a bunch of patent licensing deals. It hasn’t happened.

Project Ara, Pixel 4 and neither the twain shall meet | #PNWeekly 345

We discuss the overhyping of patents, AT&T’s overhyping of its 5G network and content providers not buying Apple’s single-stream hype on the show!

Apple patents its own sonic-imaging Touch ID method

Qualcomm has slowly been developing ultrasonic fingerprint sensing technology for years. Apple has its own take in a new patent. Is Touch ID back?

Apple reportedly about to skirt Qualcomm injunction in Germany with new iPhone 7, iPhone 8 models

Qualcomm has attempted to stem iPhone sales in Germany over a patent infringement grudge, but Apple may have found itself a way out.

Qualcomm suffers blow as judge sides with Apple on infringment suit

And the trial has yet to officially start! The latest develpments in this case of many cases of growing animosity between the two companies favor Apple.

Some patents show us the possible design of the foldable Motorola RAZR

We may soon see a new foldable Motorola RAZR smartphone and here are some images that will help us have a better idea of what to expect

German court tosses Qualcomm suit against Apple, iPhone ban continues

A Mannheim court tossed out Qualcomm’s patent suit against Apple, but the chipmaker still has an iPhone sales ban in effect.

Qualcomm pays to enforce iPhone sales ban in Germany

The ban is covering more than the 15 Apple Stores in the country — it will also affect sales of the iPhone 7 and 8 at more than 4,000 resellers.

Qualcomm wins iPhone sales ban in Germany

The ban affects iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 models, though Qualcomm vows it will pursue injunctions on the XS, XS Max and XR models, too.

Apple’s iPhone and AirPower get new features, well at least in patents

There could be more interesting features in future iPhone models or at least that’s what we find in the latest batch of patents from Apple

Qualcomm claims that Apple is still violating iPhone sales ban in China, even after releasing iOS 12.1.2

Apple and Qualcomm are still going at it in China, even after the new iOS 12.1.2 software update has arrived in all iPhones

Apple (and suppliers) ready for $9 billion court battle with Qualcomm

Apple’s contracted iPhone manufacturers are ready to face off with the chipmaker and perhaps rake up to $27 billion in damages if arguments go their way.

Apple patent shows an iPhone with Face ID & Touch ID, plus a Face ID Apple Watch

This is what we could’ve gotten from Apple is they had finally decided to give us Face ID, and Touch ID, plus a possible Apple Watch with Face ID might come

Apple predicts dire consequences settling with Qualcomm over China iPhone ban

Apple is scrambling to update iPhones in China to avoid utilizing Qualcomm patents, but wants to fight off settlement and avoid “unrecoverable losses.”

Qualcomm chasing iPhone XS, XR sales ban in China as well

The chipmaker won a preliminary injunction against iPhones released in the past 3 years, but it also wants to wrap in the latest ones with the bans, too.
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Qualcomm expects end to Apple conflicts “one way or another” and soon

A spat on patents and royalties between the chipmaker and iPhone giant may or may not be resolved in Qualcomm’s favor. But an end is an end.

Reuters: Apple not negotiating with Qualcomm on “any level”

Apple has been going after Qualcomm on several intellectual property causes and, ultimately, money. And it will do so in court.

Apple is “trying to destroy” Qualcomm by refusing to pay $7 billion in royalties

Apple is really behind on its royalty payments to Qualcomm, a lawyer for the chipmaker said in court.
Galaxy S10 notch

Could Samsung adopt the notch for the Galaxy S10 after all?

A recent USPTO patent filing could reveal details about a possible Galaxy S10 notch, but with a twist. Check out the details!