A Perfume-Spraying Phone Is Definitely How Samsung Can Out-Innovate Apple

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Apple is convinced that Samsung are just a bunch of shameless copycats, but as this patent shows, Samsung went and conjured up an innovation Apple didn't have the foresight to do themselves: make a phone that sprays perfume. Yes, perfume. When the scentphone market blows up in 2020, it'll be Apple having to defend itself from copycat claims. [USPTO via Engadget via Ubergizmo]

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kaisermachead

Apple already does something similar with all of its electronics. They spray a fine mist made of psychotropic agents into the packaging that intoxicate users when they unbox their gizmos for the first time.