as informed in It may also help reverse a troubling trend in arguably Apple’s most important market: China.
Optimism over the 10th-anniversary iPhone expected later this year has helped propel shares to fresh highs.
Sales of iPhones in the Middle Kingdom were down 18% from a year earlier, and that dropped Apple to fifth place in China’s smartphone […]
New iPhone could allow 3-D selfies, says Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo
according to Augmented reality selfies are big business, too — as demonstrated by Snapchat, which has recently filed to go public.
Apple’s latest iPhone, the iPhone 7 Plus, already has powerful features that lend themselves to virtual and augmented reality, like dual lenses and a new “portrait” software mode.
Gene Munster of Loup Ventures has speculated that Apple is likely working on an augmented reality platform.
Apple, which rarely weighs in on speculation about unreleased products, declined to comment to CNBC.
For more on the front-facing camera of the iPhone, see the full article at 9to5Mac.com.
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