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Apple accidentally leaks crucial iPhone 8 specs. Doh! - Wired.co.uk

Not via Gizmodo, nor Ming-Chi Kuo, but in what could be a spectacular own-goal, it appears that Apple has itself leaked the form factor and key specs of the coming iPhone 8. Advertisement. It looks like the new handset, likely to be released this ...and more »

HomePod uncovers more new iPhone 8 features - GSMArena.com

Yesterday we saw a sketch of the iPhone 8 design along with some new features that appeared in HomePod's firmware, including facial recognition. After a deeper look, developers have uncovered hints to even more of the upcoming features - the new Apple ...and more »

iPhone 8 Infrared Face Detection and General Device Design Revealed in HomePod Firmware - Mac Rumors

Late last week, Apple released early firmware for its HomePod smart speaker, which won't be launching to the public until December. HomePod will run a version of iOS, and the firmware released by Apple corresponds to iOS 11.0.2. One iOS developer has ...and more »

HomePod firmware reveals iPhone 8 design, infrared facial recognition - GSMArena.com

With the fingerprint reader booted from the front of the iPhone 8, alternative biometric authentication methods were reportedly considered – including 3D facial recognition and iris scanner. Now we have our first solid bit of evidence – HomePod's ...and more »

5 iPhone 8 bombshells leaked in the past 2 days - SlashGear

Over the past couple of days the next iPhone's features have been tossed about like a spilled pack of cards, in spectacular fashion. It's not as if the iPhone 8 hasn't been leaked before – it's just that it hasn't been leaked by Apple itself. Lots of ...and more »

iPhone 8 Leak Confirms 'All New' Features - Forbes

Gordon Kelly , Contributor I write about technology's biggest companies Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The secret is out. Following my trio of iPhone 8 exclusives (1, 2, 3) Apple AAPL -0.35% · Apple · AAPL. $171.82$-0.61(-0.35 ...and more »

How an iOS Developer Just Uncovered The Next iPhone - WIRED

When developer Guilherme Rambo saw that Apple had released firmware for the upcoming HomePod speaker, he thought it must have been a mistake. The HomePod doesn't come out until December, after all. Curiosity piqued, he started digging through the code ...and more »

Apple's next iPhone: facial-recognition and all-screen design, leaks suggest - The Guardian

An icon used to represent the alleged 'D22' iPhone found in a pre-release firmware from the Apple HomePod speaker by developers. Photograph: Apple. The next version of Apple's iPhone will have infrared-based facial recognition unlocking – eliminating ...and more »

HomePod firmware reveals iPhone 8 design and facial recognition - TechCrunch

Last week, Apple released the firmware of its upcoming smart speaker, the HomePod. It sounds like it was pushed out a bit earlier than expected as it isn't supposed to come out until later this year. Steve Troughton-Smith took advantage of that to find ...and more »

Further Apple HomePod firmware spelunking shows 1GB of RAM, 272x340 screen - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

A deeper dive into the HomePod firmware that was briefly available over the weekend shows the A8-powered device will boast 1GB of RAM available and a 272-by-340 pixel screen, suggesting that rudimentary app support will be possible for the hardware in ...and more »