" It's about maintaining the pixel ratio"
We already have the iPhone 5. Pixel ration convenience has already been sabotaged.
The only problem I see is this artificial segmenting of phone and tablet apps.
Why not just let them auto adjust?
" iPad mini cannibalizing 9.7" iPad"
Nah, the Mini is just for xmas kids.
Post xmas , adults will stuck it in the drawer for that occasional weekend away and buy the proper one.
iPad Mini, refreshes profits that iPad 2 can never reach.
Another attempt to patent search.
When the quality of a search is decided by who has which patent, then obviously all existing searches will degrade, and new search engines cannot get off the ground being next to useless.
Another patent of common sense.
..and as to the A15 class, variant nonsense I guess we all just get to make it up as we go along.
BTW 64 bit has lots of negatives so if that ever arrives on these small platforms it will be a case of "two steps back, one step forward".