Items tagged with antenna-clip

Information regarding a few patent applications recently filed by Apple has surfaced. The applications feature designs for a clip-on antenna mechanism, portable devices with multiple power interfaces, and an advanced oleophobic coating application technique. The antenna clip application can be viewed here. The application essentially outlines a number of scenarios where an external, separate antenna clip can be added to an electronic device (like an iPod, iPhone, etc.) with a metal housing. The metal housing would in-turn be connected to the device's internal circuitry. A quote from the application states, “The antenna is positioned in the attachment clip to facilitate receipt of data transmitted... Read more...