One series of images presented in the application by the Korean OEM shows how you can more precisely navigate your photo gallery by using tabs and a series of scrollable dates to see pictures napped during a specific time period. Other images reveal how you can more easily and speedily go through your content alphabetically, and skip chapters on the ebook that you're reading.
While the Samsung Galaxy Round and the LG G Flex do have their fans, the curved screens on both devices really don't serve any purpose except to look cool. On the other hand, the wraparound touchscreen in this patent application obviously does serve a purpose. Checkout the slideshow below to see what the Samsung Galaxy S of the near future just might look like.
Samsung files to patent active wrap around touch screen
1. Virtual controls
6. Navigate through an ebook
source: USPTO via UnwiredView