Apple invents ring-style wearable device with voice control, haptics, cameras and more

It seems rumors that claimed Apple conducted research into an “iRing” wearable product were based in reality, as a new patent application reveals work on a finger-mounted device stuffed with microphones, motion sensors, a haptic feedback system, biometric sensors, cameras and even a small display. The fairly comprehensive patent application, titled “Devices and methods for […]

LG invents new long lasting smartwatch batteries

  We’re still figuring out exactly what to do with smartwatches, but one thing holding the technology back is battery life. The last thing most people want is another gadget that needs to charge every night. LG is getting us closer to that point. LG Chem recently revealed a new battery for wearables that it […]

Apple invents multitouch “Fusion keyboard”

  Apple recently launched its new Force Touch technology, which is available on the latest MacBook and MacBook Pro computers, as well as the Apple Watch. That’s not the only new form of input it’s working on, however. A new patent awarded to the company describes a revamped keyboard that features multitouch keys. The patent, […]