Samsung’s wearables—totally wi-fi earbuds, watches, and health bands—have historically fallen underneath the “Equipment” umbrella. A few new filings with america Patent and Trademark Workplace counsel that might trade, although: Samsung has implemented for emblems at the names Samsung Galaxy Watch and Samsung Galaxy Are compatible.
The appliance documentation does not comprise a lot knowledge; Samsung is solely trademarking the names. It is conceivable that the corporate is consolidating its branding and retiring Equipment to capitalize at the clout of the Galaxy title. The emblems may additionally doubtlessly be in connection with a long term line of watches that run Android’s Put on OS (except for the unique Samsung Galaxy Equipment, the Equipment line runs the corporate’s proprietary Tizen running device).
Or possibly it is not anything. A hallmark does not essentially point out any motion might be taken, and firms automatically sign in emblems they by no means finally end up the usage of. Time will inform.
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