The company produces the TouchID fingerprint sensor for the iPhone 5S and has reportedly secured the contract for Apple's next handset.
A sapphire screen could brighten the prospects of Huawei's flagship P7 in its competition with Apple and with rival Android brands.
The new and bigger iPhones reportedly will also use sapphire as the material for their screens and come with more pixels per inch than the current model.
Checks of the top 200 free and paid apps for both platforms show little difference in user ratings, says analyst Gene Munster.
The folks at iExperts, an Australia-based iPhone repair firm, have taken apart the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, and iPhone 5 to compare their internal components.
A new setting in one of the operating system's menus suggests a car integration feature will be released sooner rather than later.
A malicious monitoring app could log the keystrokes and touch input on your iOS device, say security researchers.
According to AllThingsD, Apple will be holding its separate iPad announcement event later this month.
The video details how the hacker scans and manipulates someone's fingerprint to fool the Touch ID on the iPhone 5S.
German hacker group the Chaos Computer Club claims to have hacked Apple's Touch ID fingerprint scanner using "easy everyday means".