“Apple is internally developing touch and display driver integration (TDDI) single-chip solutions for its iPhones, according to sources in Taiwan’s IC design industry,” Cage Chao and Jessie Shen report for DigiTimes.

“The TDDI single-chip solutions will also come with integrated fingerprint sensors, said the sources,” Chao and Shen report. “The integrated design would fit into future iPhone designs – models with ultra-thin and ultra-narrow displays, and with a whole plane design eliminating the Home button.”

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MacDailyNews Take: The removal of the physical Home button would allow Jony Ive and team to explore some interesting new avenues.