Apple Granted 10 Design Patents Today
Apple has been granted a series of 10 design patents today. The first series of key designs include the iPhone 4/4S which credits the late Steve Jobs as one of the designers, the iPhone 4/4S exterior frame including its stainless steel metal band, the iPhone's back plate and its Apple Store packaging.
The other design patents covered an iDevice component (not shown) and a graphical user interface layout as illustrated below.
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