According to a new report from Mark Gurman, Apple will kill the iPhone's physical home button in 2017. Don't get it twisted, this isn't the iPhone we're going to see in a few weeks; it's the iPhone after that. And killing the home button is a very sad idea.
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Apple is known for its seamless and aesthetically pleasing design. As smartphone design evolves, however, its chunky bottom bezel -- where the home button lives -- is starting to look mighty antiquated. Judging by a patent published yesterday, however, Apple might be fixing to leave the bezel behind.