New patent hints at 3D future for Apple
Apple reportedly built "Hyper Reality" displays in the lab as far back as 1995
by Nick Spence
A newly discovered patent application filed by Apple hints at a 3D future for the company, with the potential to track the location of a user and adjust a 3D display according to their position.
According to the patent filed with the US Patent & Trademark Office the would-be device offers: "An electronic device for providing a display that changes based on the user`s perspective is provided. The electronic device may include a sensing mechanism operative to detect the user`s position relative a display of the electronic device."
MacRumors.com reports the so-called head-tracking technology appears to have sparked interest from Apple, despite being around in one form or another for many years.
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