New multi-iPad concept is one of Apple's best yet

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The vertical configuration, with the hinge in the middle (Image credit: Apple/USPTO)

Why use just one device at a time, when you could be using two? That's the thought behind Apple's recent patent – a hinge-like accessory designed to join two devices together and enabling them to work as one.

The popularity of dual-screen devices has been gathering traction recently, with a range of dual screen laptops and tablets on the cards, not to mention the reboot of foldable phones (see the best flip phones in 2020). A second digital workspace is super-useful for organising your workflow, especially for creatives who have a few things on the go at once.

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Georgia Coggan

Georgia is lucky enough to be Creative Bloq's Editor. She has been working for Creative Bloq since 2018, starting out as a freelancer writing about all things branding, design, art, tech and creativity – as well as sniffing out genuinely good deals on creative technology. Since becoming Editor, she has been managing the site on a day-to-day basis, helping to shape the diverse content streams CB is known for and leading the team in their own creativity.