Apple registers a new patent for interacting with smart devices at home

Apple registers a new patent for interacting with smart devices at home

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Apple has recently registered a patent for a new handheld device at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that supports interaction with smart devices at home.

The patent is titled “The Palm of Your Hand,” and leaks suggest that the device will assist users in controlling smart devices at home. Expectations also indicate that the device will be an accessory for AR/VR applications.

Apple registers a new patent for interacting with smart devices at home

The patent files indicate that the device supports cellular connectivity and also supports voice commands for a seamless interaction experience with smart devices at home.

Additionally, the device comes with an integrated touch-sensitive display for visual output and input operations. It includes built-in microphones for receiving voice commands and a speaker for audio output.

The patent files also confirm the device’s ability to track its location and expand its capabilities to support a wider range of surrounding devices.

Expectations suggest that the device will support other applications such as acting as a speaker, responding to voice commands to manage smart devices at home, or providing requested information.

The device is also expected to run various applications such as weather, music streaming services, or payment platforms. It can also be used for remote control of smart devices.

Furthermore, the device will support augmented reality (AR) or virtual reality (VR) technology or it may be an accessory for AR/VR devices.

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