Sapphire

09.02.14
Kyocera's sapphire screen is tougher than we expected
09.02.14

Kyocera's sapphire screen is tougher than we expected

Few things in life are more satisfying than taking out pent-up aggression on a poor, helpless phon...

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08.26.14
Everyone's making a sapphire phone, here's Huawei's
08.26.14

Everyone's making a sapphire phone, here's Huawei's

Rumors of the next-gen iPhone donning a scratch-proof sapphire screen have been going around since...

By R. Lai,   08.26.14
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07.20.14
Weekends with Engadget: Tokyo's vending machines, new buyer's guides and more!
07.20.14

Weekends with Engadget: Tokyo's vending machines, new buyer's guides and more!

This week, we learned about the dangers of stem cell treatment, explored the world of 3D motion ca...

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07.14.14
Engadget Daily: 3D motion capture, the tough reality of sapphire displays and more!
07.14.14

Engadget Daily: 3D motion capture, the tough reality of sapphire displays and more!

Today, we take a look at the history behind 3D motion capture animations, scratch-test a nearly in...

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07.14.14
Corning thinks sapphire displays are trash
07.14.14

Corning thinks sapphire displays are trash

With the rumor mills whipping up a storm around some alleged sapphire displays for the next iPhone...

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07.11.14
Sapphire phone displays are tough, but the realities are even tougher
07.11.14

Sapphire phone displays are tough, but the realities are even tougher

Sapphire is the birthstone of September, the traditional gift on your 45th wedding anniversary and...

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06.03.14
Vertu's Signature Touch puts the luxury back into specs
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06.03.14

Vertu's Signature Touch puts the luxury back into specs

It's been a year and a half since luxury phone maker Vertu ditched Symbian in favor of Android, th...

By R. Lai,   06.03.14
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11.19.13
Apple clears final hurdle to bring sapphire-manufacturing plant to Arizona
11.19.13

Apple clears final hurdle to bring sapphire-manufacturing plant to Arizona

AZCentral is reporting that the Gilbert Public School Board voted to approve a tax break for Apple...

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11.07.13
Apple is planning to use a whole lot of sapphire, but for what?
11.07.13

Apple is planning to use a whole lot of sapphire, but for what?

Earlier this week, Apple announced its plans to open a new facility with GT Advanced to help manuf...

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