“It appears that Apple may have at least two app upgrades in the works for iPod + Nike and Cards,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple.

“Additionally, Apple may have a new Apple TV centric app that will allow us to nicely display our home movies, photos and digital post cards on,” Purcher reports. “And lastly, Apple has invented a new way of wirelessly connecting iOS devices to modern car stereos and other accessories”

Purcher writes, “If we’re lucky, some of these ideas should be make their way to us in the not too-distant future.”

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