HomePod firmware points to 'iPhone 8' split status bar, tap to wake, embedded Touch ID in question - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Digging deeper into the HomePod firmware that was released over the weekend, developer Steven Troughton-Smith is coming up with additional details surrounding Apple's next-generation iPhone, including what could be confirmation of a split status bar ...

iPhone 8 tidbits from HomePod firmware: 'Tap to wake' support, no in-screen Touch ID, & more - 9to5Mac

First, Smith says the code does not offer any indication of in-screen Touch ID. He says there's no evidence that suggests “ultra-sound” under-display Touch ID, which is the tech that earlier patents had suggested. “Looks like not this year, quash that ...

HomePod Code References iPhone Face Detection - findBIOMETRICS

Lines of code for the firmware of Apple's forthcoming smart home device, the HomePod, appear to offer further evidence that Apple is planning to incorporate infrared facial recognition into this year's new iPhone. HomePod Code References iPhone Face ...

Apple code appears to have accidentally revealed major clues about the new iPhone - NEWS.com.au

IN A truly rare instance, Apple may have mistakenly released software code that contains some juicy clues about its much anticipated iPhone 8. Nick Whighamnews.com.au@NWWHIGHAM · news.com.au. August 1, 201710:11am. In a truly rare instance, ...

Apple just seemingly leaked the radical new design of the iPhone 8 (AAPL) - Yahoo News UK

Apple may have just leaked some key details about the iPhone 8 — including a radical redesign. Developers have been trawling through the firmware code for the HomePod, Apple's upcoming smart speaker, after Apple released it on Friday. And they say it ...

iPhone 8 Retina Display to Get a Big Boost - Tom's Guide

For people craving information about the iPhone 8, the firmware for Apple's upcoming HomePod speaker remains the gift that keeps on giving. Credit: ConceptsiPhoneEarlier, developers looking through the firmware found evidence not only of the iPhone 8's ...

HomePod Devs Stumble Upon Next iPhone Design Clues - TechNewsWorld

Developers combing through the code for the Apple HomePod have found clues to what appear to be features in the next generation of iPhones, and they tweeted their discoveries on Sunday. The firmware for HomePod, Apple's US$349 smart speaker ...

New iPhone details leak: Yes, Apple is still chasing Samsung - The Register

Eagle-eyed code-jockeys have dug out some intriguing details about the new Apple iPhone – most notably that the company is still desperately chasing Samsung. Developers digging into a firmware upgrade of Apple's new HomePod discovered chunks of ...

The Apple HomePod firmware is giving up more of its secrets - TrustedReviews

The early release of firmware for Apple's HomePod is arguably offering up more intriguing information than the launch event back in June. Today the code brought some news on the iPhone 8. Now an eagle-eyed developer has spotted some unknown specs ...