Today in Apple history: Apple’s sapphire dreams shatter


October 8, 2014: Apple says it is “surprised” after GT Advanced Technologies, the supplier rumored to be manufacturing ultra-strong sapphire glass displays for the new iPhone 6, says it will file for bankruptcy. The announcement appears to mark the end of the road for sapphire glass iPhone screens, an highly anticipated upgrade that promised to […]

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