Force Touch

Apple Patents Magic Mouse with Integrated Force Touch

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has today granted Apple a new patent for a future Magic Mouse with integrated Force Touch sensors, something that will bring the same new experience that the company brought to its latest MacBook's trackpad. According to Patently Apple, Apple has engineered the future Magic Mouse to deliver a responsive, uniform click...

iPhone 6s to Come in New Rose Gold Colour, Have Renamed Force Touch

Previously, it has been speculated that Apple may launch the next generation iPhone in metallic pink colour, in addition to the usual Space Gray, Silver, and Gold options. However, today’s report from 9to5Mac seems to confirm that the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will actually come in a color that is "unmistakably Rose Gold in both appearance and...

iPhone Sales to Hit Zero or Negative Growth in Q4 2015: KGI Securities

The popularity of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China is undeniable, but the next-generation device's alleged key selling feature – Force Touch – could negatively impact sales, says well-connected KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, as cited by Apple Daily (via GforGames). Kuo estimates sales of between 65 million and 75 million iPhones for the fourth calendar quarter...

Force Touch on the ‘iPhone 6s’ Could Include These Actions [Report]

According to a report by Mark Gurman at 9to5Mac, sources have revealed what Force Touch will allegedly control on the next-gen ‘iPhone 6s’, expected to debut on September 9: According to sources, the iOS version of Force Touch is known internally as “Orb.” Instead of opening up a large window of extra controls that did...

Designer’s Concept Shows How Force Touch Could Work on iPhone [VIDEO]

Apple’s next iPhone is rumoured to include Force Touch, a feature that debuted on the Apple Watch and the company’s newest MacBooks. Designer Maximilian Keiner (via Cult of Mac) has shared a concept video of how this feature could look on the iPhone. Here’s what he had to say about his concept: The idea is...

Apple’s Next iPhone Likely to Introduce the Force Touch Feature

The Force Touch feature from the Apple Watch may be coming soon to the iPhone and other iOS devices, as suggested by a new Apple patent filing in Europe that has been highlighted by Patently Apple. The source notes that Apple actually began experimenting on Force Touch sensors back in 2006 in relation to force sensors...

Apple Preparing Record 90 Million iPhones with Force Touch: WSJ

Apple has ordered between 85 million and 90 million units combined of the forthcoming iPhone 6s models, the Wall Street Journal has learned. The due date for delivery is December 31, sources of the news outlet reveal. By comparison, Apple ordered 70 million to 80 million units combined of the current iPhone 6 model. To put those figures into perspective,...