Doesn’t it feel great when you snap your fingers and get what you wanted? The only problem is that unless you are an embarrassingly rich Sheikh or a power-hungry dictator this doesn’t happen too often. Well, now you don’t need to discover vast oilfields or launch a military coup to enjoy this sensation. Sadly, the feeling of controlling things with just a wave of...

The guys over at Patently Apple have been busy in the archives again and this time their findings could possibly relate to the iPhone 5. The patent has given finer detail to the smart bezel which surfaced earlier in the year. The technology could mean that future iPhones or iPads could do away with buttons and be controlled by gestures and touch instead. The patent shows...

With news gathering pace around the upcoming iPad 2 and iPhone 5 it’s not unusual that people are equally interested in iOS 4.3. The new iOS will undoubtedly feature in some form on both devices so this week’s demonstration of multitasking gesture controls has got people talking – mainly because it looks a little odd. To begin with the video shows the standard app...