Apple Files for Several Key iOS 6 Trademarks in Canada
Apple trademark applications pertaining to their new iOS 6 applications and icons have surfaced in Canada this week. The trademark applications include those for Guided Access, Apple's new Maps icon with a turn-by-turn reference, Flyover and Passbook (name and icon). Our brief report presents the new icons and more.
Apple Files for Two New iOS 6 Icon Trademarks
Apple's new "Maps + Compass" icon shown below now illustrates a turn and arrow representing the app's new turn-by-turn feature.
Two of the key Vienna Code descriptors noted in Apple's Canadian filing for Passbook list these interesting attributes:
20.5.16 Bank, credit or identification cards, bar-coded or not, magnetic or not
10.3.8 Wallets, purses
Yes, the iWallet cometh. When it'll actually arrive however, is another matter.
Patently Apple presents a basic summary of new trademark filings with their associated graphics for journalistic news purposes as each such trademark is revealed by the U.S. and/or other foreign Patent & Trademark Offices. This category covers a few Industrial Design reports each year while others could be found in our granted patent archives. Readers are cautioned that the full text of any trademark application should be read in its entirety for further details. About Comments: Patently Apple reserves the right to post, dismiss or edit comments.