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28 April 2017, 01:20 | Ricardo Garza
A New Look at the iPhone 8 Design
Apple's release of the PRODUCT (RED) iPhone 7 and 7 Plus last month caught many consumers by surprise, coming just six months before the 10th anniversary handset is due to be announced. "Despite upgraded features like each new flagship iPhone release, the legacy models accounted for nearly a third of iPhones sold in the quarter, the highest percentage since Apple started releasing two new phones each fall in 2014".
Furthermore, Mac Rumors has noted that Kuo added that the delayed production ramp-up is has a possible downside risk to shipments of all the three iPhone models expected to arrive this year. In this field, Apple could surprise us with the launch of their expected iPhone. "The large-format Plus models accounted for 41% of total sales, a steady increase since the launch of the original Plus model in 2015".
Claiming connections to Apple manufacturer Foxconn, Riga-based Twitter user Benjamin Geskin is showing off what he claims to be a dummy model of the iPhone 8.
The report claims Apple could start manufacturing a new display technology called micro-LED. As per previous reports, Apple is planning to implement a bezel-less curved OLED display on the next iPhone but some unsuspected delays in the development recently pointed out that Apple might, in fact, shift to normal OLED displays. If it is true, however, it indicates that the physical redesign of the iPhone 8 is what Apple is betting on, and not its processor performance.
Rumours that Apple was working on a long-distance charging method for its new flagship phone, expected in September, first surfaced late past year. The front sensors and camera are also seen in the image. Other believes this will result in a thinner iPhone 8. Evident from the picture, there is no compartment for a home button and the device does sport a vertical dual camera setup.
The proposed patent is titled "Wireless Charging and Communications Systems With Dual-Frequency Patch Antennas", and refers to using wireless routers and other wireless hardware to keep devices - such as an iPhone or iPad - charged. Apple's invention is created to improve wireless circuitry systems using patch antennas.
But it probably shouldn't have done considering the tech giant has been making products in collaboration with the Aids charity for many years, from iPhone cases back to early generations of the iPod.
Prominent firm to defend 'Bachelor' star in Iowa crash case
The documents also say that while out of jail, Soules is not allowed to leave Iowa without written consent from the court. Our sources say although they believe prosecutors will charge Soules, if the case goes to trial, "it's a loser".
Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series at 2-2
Not only will it rough up DeRozan, but Snell's been on fire this whole series, shooting 50% on 26 total three-point attempts. Fans in Canada must be wishing that one day they can watch a Toronto series with no anxiety and can progress easily .
Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff To Re-Unite
Will and Jeff shot to fame in the late Eighties, but scored their biggest hit in 1991 with warm weather anthem Summertime . Yes, the Fresh Prince and DJ Jazzy Jeff are heading to the United Kingdom to headline the Livewire Festival in Blackpool .
Twitter to show all-day live sports and news
Focus in on it when you hear something that's of interest, but then maybe not be 100% focused on it when it's not of interest. Thus, the company is also considering adding more sports content like highlights shows (like The Rally ) and UFC coverage.
Nasdaq breaches 6000 mark for first time ever
The Nasdaq composite just passed 6000 for the first time, hitting an all-time intraday high in the process. Following Election Day, the S&P 500 had the biggest one-month rally in the its 93 years of existence.
2 key things Cassini discovered on mission to Saturn
The Ithaca Chasm is up to 60 miles wide and about 660 miles long, which is nearly three-fourths of the icy moon's surface. NASA has released a new image of earth clicked from Saturn's Icy Rings, where it can be seen only as a point of light.
USA wants to bring North Korea 'to path of dialogue'
According to the US Navy's Submarine Force Pacific website, the USS Michigan carries more than 150 Tomahawk cruise missiles. President Donald Trump called all 100 senators to the White House for a briefing Wednesday on North Korea.
'Unbreakable'-'Split' sequel announced by M. Night Shyamalan
Willis also made a surprise cameo during the twist ending of Split , suddenly linking two films that initially appeared unrelated. The news came on the same day Ridley Scott revealed he has a script to bring Russell Crowe' s Gladiator hero back to lfe.