When it comes to guarding its intellectual property, Apple is definitely among the most diligent tech companies. This is the manifest from the sheer number of patents that Apple has to its name. The company is now seeking to patent the design of the iPad Smart Cover.
In the application of the patent, Apple states that in today’s world, it has become pertinent to not only create great products but also design equally great packaging designs so as to interest the users. In fact, effective packaging often makes a user indulge in a product which he may otherwise overlook. (more…)