Tiny shock absorbers could save you a fortune in iPhone repairs

iPhones are pretty tough things, but despite all the Gorilla Glass and engineering magic Apple can throw at them, they’re still susceptible to broken screens when dropped. That could change in future iPhone models, with a newly-published patent application describing an automated mechanism for protecting the iPhone display with a method straight out of James […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)


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Tiny shock absorbers could save you a fortune in iPhone repairs