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Early HomePod firmware, ironically, exposed a bevy of secrets about Apple's "iPhone 8," including the general design of the device and features like facial recognition. Not to be outshone, Apple shared its June-quarter financial results, which were up across the board — including a rare gain in iPad numbers.
Everything you need to know:
- Here's what the "iPhone 8" will look like > >
- Apple reaped $45.4 billion in revenue during the June quarter, with healthy iPhone and iPad sales > >
- The "iPhone 8" should have a 5.15-inch practical display area with 2436x1125 resolution > >
- It will also have features like "tap to wake," but embedded Touch ID is uncertain > >
- The phone's "SmartCam" software may do scene recognition for better photos > >
- When shooting video, it may support 4K resolution at 60 frames per second — on both the front and the back > >
- Apple claims its sustainable forest efforts are covering all its paper packaging > >
- The company is still figuring out a direction for augmented reality glasses > >
- Apple may be putting out an LTE Apple Watch later this year > >
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