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iPhone X Concept

Photo credit: Gabor Balogh

Budapest-based product designer Gabor Balogh doesn't know if the next-generation handset from Apple will be called the iPhone 8, iPhone X, or just iPhone, but one thing's for sure, there is going to be an all-new display. This latest concept shows just how apps would interact with an edge-to-edge screen. To start, it boasts a dynamic background that changes based on whatever the camera is pointed at, which means Siri would be able to recognize landmarks and locations around you to tell you what you need to know. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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iPhone 7 Retro Edition

Apple's iPhone 8 may be on the horizon, but some people just can't wait, and have $1,899 burning a hole in their pocket. That's where the iPhone 7 Plus Retro Edition comes in. Limited to just 25-units worldwide, this Colorware-exclusive is the 256GB model is styled after the 1980s Macintosh computers, complete with the famed rainbow Apple logo. While the handset is fully unlocked, you will still have to wait 2-3 weeks to get your hands on this retro gem, as they are made to order. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the world's strangest plant.

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iPhone 8 Edge-to-Edge

Another day, another iPhone 8 concept, and this one shows us just how an edge-to-edge AMOLED display might work. If this becomes a reality, expect a full 21:9 aspect ratio, ideal for media and games. Redesigned speakers offer improved stereo sound and new piezoelectric technology enables clearer voice calls. Unlike other designs, this one not only has two sensors for the rear camera, but it also has dual front facing cameras for 3D mapping and retina scan purposes. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of airline classes and why they're priced the way they are.

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Kasita Tiny Home

For an Apple-inspired, modular micro home that is fully connected, look no further than "Kasita". Measuring in at just 12 feet by 32 feet, and spanning 352-square-feet, this ultra efficient living space features a living area, kitchen, bathroom and a couch that doubles as a queen-sized bed. You'll find appliances from Delta, Summit, and GE, along with several smart home ready products from Nest, Lutron, and Doorbird. An included Echo Dot can be used to control many of the home's functions. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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iPhone Edition

Another day, another iPhone rumor. This time, insiders are claiming that Apple won't call their next smartphone the "iPhone 8", but instead "iPhone Edition", to commemorate its 10th anniversary. The next-generation handset is reported to feature a 5.8-inch curved AMOLED display made by Samsung, an A10X or A11 processor, wireless charging, virtual home button, a dual-lens camera with AR capabilities, 3GB of RAM, and up to 256GB of internal storage. All of this will come at a hefty price, as the top-end model is expected to exceed $1,000. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of massive waves battering third floor cruise ship cabins.

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iPhone 8 Edge

Another day, another iPhone 8 concept, but this time, it's the "Edge" model. In addition to a curved AMOLED display, it reportedly features dual cameras, Apple's powerful A10 10 nm chipset, paired with 3GB of LPDDR4X RAM. So far, nobody outside of Apple and their manufacturing partners can confirm details about the next-generation handset, but in just a few short months, we'll get a first glimpse in early September. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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iPhone 8 Red

No official announcement has yet been made, but some report that the iPhone 8 will be the first Apple smartphone to have a 2K resolution AMOLED display, offered in both 4.7-inch and 5.8-inch sizes, as well as have 3GB of RAM. When it launches this fall, you'll get to choose from 64GB, 256GB, or 512GB internal storage sizes, with the highest end model topping $1,000. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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FU House

Photo credit: Kenji Masunaga / Kubota Architect Atelier

Designed by Kubota Architect Atelier, the Apple Store-inspired "FU House" consists of a series of concrete walls that are supported by a delicate white panel, while the bottom is slightly elevated to give it the appearance being levitated. The monolithic walls are exposed internally, and matched with white tile floors. There's a glass car showcase on one side of the living room, with the other side opening to a patio and wading pool. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Apple Electric Supercar

It's only a matter of time before Apple goes head-to-head with Tesla - if they don't acquire them first - and designer Alex Imnadze gives us a first look at what could be one of their potential supercar designs. Called the "Apple Eve," this electric supercar draws inspiration from the Jaguar C-X75, and while we don't know what's on the inside, rest assured that it will support CarPlay. Continue reading for more pictures.

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iPhone 8 Concept

We may be just months away from seeing the official iPhone 8, but this concept by I by Thadeu Brandao does get your imagination flowing. Looking very similar to the iPhone 7 from some angles, that is, until you look in front, where it sports a bezel-less OLED display, while the earpiece was relocated to the top of the phone. What's really striking is the Home button has been removed in favor of a MacBook Pro-like TouchBar. Continue reading for a video of another concept, and more information.

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