Jack Purcher, Patently Apple, has found another interesting patent, which Apple won: high-end 3D object recognition, a technology which helps to identify a person, even without her knowledge. As always he provides not only with an explanation but also with patent illustrations.
Patently Apple :: The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today and one of them was a real surprise. Apple has been granted a major patent for 3D object recognition that will allow future iPads to advance graphics like MRI images for use in hospitals and other enterprise and military applications covering high-end security systems using advanced biometrics.
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