Imagine if you never had to worry about cracking your screen after dropping your iPhone. Well, Apple seems to be making that notion a reality. In its patent titled “Protective Mechanism for an Electronic Device,” Apple describes a system that would change the orientation of your iPhone while it is airborne. This would prevent the handset from falling on areas that are most sensitive or subject to damage, such as its display. Wouldn't it be nice to say good-bye to bulky cases forever?
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