The buttons would become like the iPhone's home button: a digital button that would vibrate the watch to let you know you pressed it.
The iPhone-maker was accused of infringing on patented haptics technologies for use in Force Touch, 3D Touch and the Taptic Engine.
Complex haptic feedback has been teased for the V30, but is it 3D Touch or something more comprehensive like what the Apple Watch did?
It used to be that if your iPhone had a broken home button, you would have to hobble over to the accessibility options and turn on a certain feature.
We talk about speaker grilles not being speaker grilles and a new home button that won't be a button? What's the deal with that?
A Japanese site that follows Apple hardware claims that the iPhone 7 will have a capacitive "home pad" that will click, somewhat like a new Macbook.
Haptic technology company Immersion has filed suit alleging the two companies infringed on three patents. Seven Apple products were listed.