Apple iPhone patent application

Posted on Monday, Dec 04 2006 @ 01:16 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
The Tech Report noticed a new patent application by Apple which confirms the company is working on a music phone:
Nothing particularly interesting there, but the application's full text contains some juicy tidbits:

1. A portable computing device capable of wireless communications, the portable computing device comprising: an enclosure that surrounds and protects the internal operational components of the portable computing device, the enclosure including a structural wall formed from a ceramic material that permits wireless communications therethrough. . . .

6. The portable computing device as recited in claim 1 wherein the portable computing device is a handheld computing device.
7. The portable computing device as recited in claim 6 wherein the handheld computing device is a cell phone.
8. The portable computing device as recited in claim 6 wherein the handheld computing device is a media player.


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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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