“The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of eight newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple. “In our first granted patent report of the day, we focus entirely on four top tier multi-touch patents that cover technology related to multi-touch displays, autocalibration and virtual keyboards.”
• Method for Fabricating Thin Touch Sensor Panels
• Double-Sided Touch-Sensitive Panel with Shield and Drive Combined Layer
• Periodic Sensor Autocalibration and Emulation by Varying Stimulus Level
• Keystroke Tactility Arrangement on a Smooth Touch Surface
Read more in the full article here.
MacDailyNews Take: And, we imagine that HTC can’t wait to use them!
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Angel C.” for the heads up.]