Patent suggests that alternative interfaces could be employed for the next generation of Apple devices.

Maybe you were a little bit disappointed with the iPhone 5? It seemed the only noticeable difference was a slightly longer screen. If so, the fact the tech giant has filed a patent or two for a phone with a wrap-around display should excite you greatly.

The phone would likely have a body made entirely of glass, with the screen wrapping all the way around the phone. This would  provide a lot more space for keeping multiple apps open, viewing pictures or any multi-tasking you regularly undertake. If you already have times where getting the phone to recognise which way up you are (vertical or horizontal), then this could present a whole new set of challenges. Imagine trying to run around your own phone for it to recognise where you actually are!

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