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Apple patents suggest a future of Kinect-style cameras and GoPro competitors

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Could Apple soon be competing with GoPro? And could the next iPhone have a movement tracking camera built into it? That's what a couple of recent patents suggests. According to The Register, one patent talks about a 3D gesture input system which can track movements and identify "three-dimensional gestures". In other words - something very…

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Apple is about to open up the Lightning connector for third party accessories

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New details have emerged about Apple's plans for allowing accessories to use Lightning connectors - so we could be about to see an explosion in the number of accessories for iPhone 6, and other recent iPhones and iPads. The news comes via 9to5Mac, which reports that the new spec will, for the first time, allow…

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