A Swedish group fooled parts of Apple News community with a fake rumor about an asymmetrical screw that prevents iPhone 5 owners from opening.
A story about an Apple rumor hoax gets a lot of attention. Attention that I really cannot understand. The Apple rumor mill is full of false rumors and fabricated stories. Swedish Design company Day4 managed to get attention to their fabricated iPhone 5 rumor about an asymmetric screw.
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Several blogs covered it (we did not), because anything that has iPhone 5 in it is hot weeks ahead of the iPhone 5 release. To make out of this tiny screw hoax a big ethical story about journalists not checking facts is ridiculous. Go watch Fox News to see some serious hoaxes.