Like DJI who used to be BFFs with GoPro starting their own self-made camera was not bad news enough for GoPro, a new patent approval for Apple. Patent number 8,934,045 concerning ‘Digital camera system having remote control‘ was just approved by the USPTO. Actually, Yahoo reports that the firm secured 34 patents all relating to what we fondly call Action Cameras.
The idea seems like Apple is considering streaming content from an action camera into the iWatch.
Looking at the abstract of one of the mains patents, it seems that almost any action camera (or wireless tethered camera) are at risk: