A patent filed by Apple with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office this week reveals the company is working on new light field image editing technology that could allow photographers to manipulate light and focus within a digital photo.
Apple has been granted a new patent that again confirms its exploration into mid-air gesture controls that could one day change the way we interact with our Macs. The patent describes a 3D mapping system that is capable of recognizing human hand gestures with great accuracy.
Apple patent application hints at non-dismissible notifications until specific information is entered
Following Apple’s acquisition of PrimeSense back in November 2013, a new patent indicates it could be working on a new type of virtual keyboard that would allow users to type in mid-air using a Kinect-like 3D camera system.