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Report: Inside the iPhone Patent Portfolio

This Thomson Reuters report takes a look at the 416 smartphone patents Apple has filed since the launch of the original iPhone in 2007 to determine what Apple will develop for the device’s future ¬†incarnations. Among the new technologies, the report claims the the device could likely end up with a fuel cell system that will allow a portable device to stay charged for days or weeks, and an educational content display feature that allows users to interact with text to see images of what the word(s) mean.

The report also tracks active IP litigation between 2008 and 2012, noting a rapid rise in Apple’s recent IP litigation.

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