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Apple Partners With South Korean Company to Develop Hollow Batteries for 'Project Titan' Car Project

Tuesday August 9, 2016 8:45 am PDT by
Last year, it was reported that Apple has poached Samsung engineers to develop battery technologies for its widely rumored electric vehicle, and now another unnamed South Korean company may be involved with the project. Korean site ETNews now reports that a small Korean battery company, which comprises 20 or so employees described as "expert technologists in batteries," has been tapped to...

iPhone 7 May Use New Packaging Technology for Antenna Switching Module to Save Space

Thursday March 31, 2016 12:02 pm PDT by
Rumors have suggested the iPhone 7 will be thinner and lighter than the iPhone 6s, and a new report from Korean site ETNews shares some technical details on the methods Apple may use to save space internally and shave off precious fractions of a millimeter from the device's size. Apple is said to be planning to use a new fan-out packaging technology for the antenna switching module and radio...

Apple is 'Close' to OLED Screen Deal With LG and Samsung for Future iPhones

Tuesday December 29, 2015 6:13 pm PST by
Apple is close to signing a final agreement with LG Display and Samsung to provide OLED screens for next-generation iPhones, according to a new report from ET News [Google Translate] (via Reuters). The OLED panels are rumored to be included with iPhones starting in 2018. The two Korean companies plan to spend around $12.8 billion (15 trillion won) combined to build up OLED production...
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Next iPad Air May Include Upgraded A8 Processor, 8 Megapixel Camera

Wednesday June 11, 2014 10:06 am PDT by
Displays for Apple's next-generation iPad Air are set to begin production this month, reports Korean site ETNews [Google Translation] (via AmongTech), with other major parts such as the camera module also set to enter production soon. Apple's second iPad Air is expected to continue to feature the same featherweight design introduced with the first iPad Air, using the same 9.7-inch Retina LCD...
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New Report Summarizes Display Rumors for Future Apple Devices

Thursday October 3, 2013 11:42 am PDT by
Apple is shaking up the display market with a multitude of upcoming product debuts and enhancements, according to Korean site ET News. The site summarizes several known product rumors that will impact display manufacturers, including larger iPhone and iPads, an OLED iWatch, and IGZO displays for its MacBook lineup. Multiple reports have suggested that Apple is working on both a larger iPhone...