Over four years ago Patently Apple posted a patent application report titled “A Future ‘Magic Keyboard’ may include Multiple Colored LEDs Supporting Gaming & other Application Functions.” Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a new granted patent on the same subject matter titled “Mixed input lighting using multiple light sources with switchable operational state.” The one big difference in this granted patent from the 2015 patent is that the illumination system could extend beyond the keyboard and possibly be used in other future Apple products.
View the original article here: Apple Wins Patent for a Variable Internal Illumination Color System for Future Keyboards and other Devices
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