Is The ‘Flip-Phone’ Set to Make a Comeback?

In two separate incidents this week, both Apple and Samsung applied for flip-phone technology patents with the US Patent Office.

The Samsung version would have two large displays separated by a foldable metal strip. The Apple version would theoretically allow the screen to be folded in on itself, eliminating the dreaded “butt-dialing”.

It will be interesting to watch how this technology develops.

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