The US Patent Office Has Invalidated Apple's Bounce Scroll Patent

Foss Patents is reporting that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has tentatively invalidated Apple's bounce scroll—sometimes referred to as "rubber banding"—patent possibly affecting the recent ruling in the Apple v. Samsung trial. » 10/23/12 6:47am 10/23/12 6:47am

Nanotubes Could Make For Bouncy Cellphones: I'm Talkin' to You…

Ah nanotubes. Is there anything you can't almost possibly do » 8/14/08 6:20pm 8/14/08 6:20pm? Well, now you can add bouncy cellphones to the list because a team of Clemson University researchers have developed a way to make beds of tiny, shock-absorbing coiled carbon nanotubes which could be used to cushion objects from damaging impacts. They hope…