The iPhone 8 is touted to be the most expensive phone from Apple and is reported to cost $1000. This application is named " Electronic devices with retractable displays", and it describes a scroll-like portable device hosting such a screen which retracts into two cylindrical casings.
On top of that, the report also states that the upcoming iPhone will be utilizing a new screen technology known as OLED. Also, the facial recognition feature could replace Apple's Touch ID fingerprint scanner suggests rumor.
However, other reports claim that the previous information can be interpreted in another way since Apple could only create a USB-C adapter brick, while the iPhone 8 will still feature the Lightning port. As this patent is now passed, it is highly likely that Apple will integrate it in its upcoming iPhone 8.
LeBron James almost takes out Bill Belichick at Celtics game
The Cavs had a chance to go up 3-0 in the season series, but now the Celtics can split, with the final meeting April 5 in Boston . Guard Kyrie Irving also had 28 points, while guard Deron Williams made his Cavs' debut and had four points in 24 minutes.
The WSJ suggests that the new device will have a 'USB-C port for the power cord and other peripheral devices instead of the company's original Lightning connector'.
"Apple Inc. has chose to adopt a flexible display for one model of the new iPhone coming out this year and has ordered sufficient components to enable mass production, people familiar with the matter said", reports the publication.
Apple first started using USB-C ports in its MacBooks and the 2016 MacBook Pro fully adopted USB-C connectivity. This means the iPhone 8 may be able to support a variety of third-party accessories. If this were implemented, Apple believes users could save time in verifying certain transactions as compared to the current setup in which they have to move their finger to the Home button for authentication. The Lightning connector was launched with the iPhone 5 in 2012.
Icahn selling Trump Taj Mahal to Hard Rock
At the end of past year , Carl Icahn was rumoured to be considering the sale of Trump Taj Mahal with fellow casino operators. Jack Morris is the CEO of Edgewood Properties, a real estate development company based in Piscataway.
MacRumors says it's not clear whether Apple will drop its own Lightning port - and that instead, the USB-C cable will be used to connect direct to Macs. However, the glory of the iPhone 7 may prove to be short lived.
However, wireless charging could be new feature for the iPhone 8 if rumors are true. Apple recently joined the Wireless Power Consortium, an industry group that works on wireless-charging standards.
Tornado watch declared for Illinois, NW Indiana
Some of the storms could be severe and produce large hail, tornadoes, high winds and flooding, according to the weather service. The Missouri Department of Transportation closed Interstate 55 in both directions because of storm damage in Perryville.