“On February 23, 2012, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a series of very interesting patent applications from Apple that reveal a wide range of technologies,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple.

“Those covered in today’s report include a new beat-matched crossfading DJ-Styled feature for Macs and iOS devices; advances in 3D motion technology that could be used in a future version of Apple’s Magic Mouse or TV remote; new advanced dual image sensors for future iOS cameras and a peek at a few iPhone technologies that will accommodate even thinner iOS device designs in the future,” Purcher reports.

One of today’s inventions could be, according to Apple, “used as a mouse, receiving device or receiver which they translate to being video game consoles, set-top boxes, televisions, personal computers (whether desktop, laptop, or otherwise), digital video recorders, communications equipment, terminals, mobile devices such as the iPhone and display devices,” Purcher reports. “Hmm, a TV Remote with advanced 3D motion; add that to Siri based voice controls and you have a killer TV remote…”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Edward W." for the heads up.]