Apple Trying to Register Trademarks for new iPhoto and iMovie Icons

The US Patent & Trademark Office released Apple’s newest trademark filings pertaining to icons for iPhoto OS X and iOS 7 along with the iMovie icon for iOS 7 on March 24, 2014. Apple’s new iOS 7 icons looks similar to the new flat design that was launched in 2013 in relation with the iPhone 5S. As per reports available from USPTO, all the three filings were registered last week under International Class 009.

As per validations available from the US Patent and Trademark Office, the filing of trademark for Apple’s new iPhoto icon for OS X was under serial number 86226275. The registered trademark was for International Class 009, which particularly covers “Computer software used for image editing, image processing, image acquisition, image file management, image viewing, image sharing, the creation of documents incorporating images, and the wireless transmission of images.”

Also to be noted is that Apple’s trademark for their iOS 7 iPhoto icon was registered under serial number 86226320 using the same International Class 009 as mentioned earlier.

Another important thing to be noted is that Apple has also registered for a trademark for including their new iMovie icon for iOS 7. This was registered by Apple under International Class 009 which specifically covers “Computer software for use in video editing; computer software for creating, authoring, editing, displaying, and storing data, graphics, images, audio, video and other multimedia content; computer software for use in recording, organizing, transmitting, manipulating, editing and reviewing text, data, audio files and video files.” It was registered under serial number 86226364 by the US Patent and Trademark Office.

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