Next-gen Apple Watch integrates solid-state buttons that simulate clicks with haptic feedback, report says

According to a fresh rumor, Apple is planning to do away with movable switch controls on Apple Watch devices and will in a future release integrate solid-state buttons that rely on Taptic Engine technology to simulate clicks. The buttons also include capacitive elements for advanced health monitoring capabilities. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Morgan Stanley lowers 2017 iPhone 7 sales estimates ahead of next-gen ‘supercycle’

Investment bank Morgan Stanley expects Apple to see decreased iPhone 7 demand in the coming months as buyers anticipate this year’s "iPhone 8" revamp, one model of which is expected to feature a drastic redesign and exotic technologies like an OLED display. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Bloomberg: Apple begins manufacturing next-gen iPhone with Force Touch

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple has started early production of the next-generation iPhone with Force Touch. We initially reported back in May that the next-generation iPhone will include a design similar to the current lineup of devices, but include support for Force Touch.  Force Touch was first unveiled with Apple Watch and in Apple’s Retina MacBook […]