Apple Patent Shows Front-Facing Camera On Portable Device
More evidence supporting a front-facing camera on the iPad surfaced today. A patent was published by the US Patent and Trademark Office today that was filed by Apple. The patent is actually for a method of compensating for differences in camera components by taking an image and calibrating the color to an image in order to compensate for any non-uniformity in the lens, but the illustration is the most interesting part by far. Weirdly, however, the illustration looks more like an oversized iPod Classic than an iPhone or iPad, but that may be to trick us. Thankfully we’re very smart, and can see through their trickery.
The graphic Apple used in the patent: