Apple hints at foldable iPhone

FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, file photo, a man walks into one of Apple's authorized premium resellers' outlets in Singapore. Apple revamped its overseas subsidiaries to take advantage of tax loopholes on the European island of Jersey after a crackdown on Ireland’s loose rules began in 2013, according to The New York Times and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Apple is once again hinting that world could one day see a foldable iPhone.

The U.S. Patent and Trademark office recently published an Apple patent application for “an electronic device that may have a flexible portion that allows it to be folded.”

The latest patent describes flexible displays with touch sensors and portions that bend like “being opened and closed like a book.”

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