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iPhone 8 Could Fold Up, Patent Suggests

Apple has been granted a patent for a fold-up fabric-backed OLED smartphone, sparking rumours that this is the plan for the anniversary edition of the iPhone next year. Read More >>

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This Flexible Prototype is a Glimpse at Your Future Phone

The sci-fi dream of flexible electronics is on its way — it’s just taking a while to arrive. But this new prototype flexible smartphone, that responds to the way it’s bent and twisted, at least hints at how your future phone may behave. Read More >>

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Flexible Displays Don’t Mean Flexible Phones

LG unveiled the "world's first flexible OLED panel for smartphones" on Monday morning and bragged about how products with "enhanced performance and differentiated designs" would follow next year. A fully flexible smartphone is probably not going to be among those exciting new things, however. Read More >>

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We Can Now Print Ultrafast Graphene Chips for Flexible Electronics

Futurists are always talking about how flexible electronics will change our lives in amazing ways, but we've yet to see anything mind-blowing come to market. A team of scientists from the University of Texas in Austin, however, think they've found the key to changing that: ultrafast graphene transistors printed on flexible plastic. Read More >>