Apple Files Patent for Scroll-Like iPhone With Retractable Display
Apple has filed many patents over the years, some showcasing ingenious ideas for improving user experience, while others show futuristic ways in which the company could continue to bring innovation through its devices.
The latest patent was published on Thursday and it reveals a portable device with a flexible OLED display that can retract into two casings. It shows that Apple is exploring alternative ways for flagship devices like the iPhone or iPad.
The patent application is called <a href="http://pdfaiw.uspto.gov/.aiw?docid=20170060183&SectionNum=2&IDKey=ACA52DD2D3BD&HomeUrl=http://appft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO2%2526Sect2=HITOFF%2526u=%25252Fnetahtml%25252FPTO%25252Fsearch-adv.html%2526r=4703%2526f=G%2526l=50%2526d=PG01%2526s1=(1%25252F1.CCLS.%252BAND%252B20170302.PD.)%2526p=95%2526OS=ccl/1/1%252Band%252Bpd/3/2/2017%25… (read more)