“The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 24 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple.

“Today’s first granted patent report highlights three out of five important Multi-Touch patent wins,” Purcher reports. “The three key patents cover such matters as multitouch auto scanning, multipoint touchscreens and Apple’s 3D curved substrate lamination process that integrates multitouch technology into their Magic Mouse.”

Purcher writes, “It’s a huge day for Apple on the Multi-touch patent front.”

Much more in the full article, including Apple’s patent application diagrams and illustrations, here.

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