iPhone announced today

Mac fanboys are in a tizzy because the new iPhone was announced today, and it’s NOT even from Apple! Cisco owns the copyright, which they applied for 10 years ago. Brian of Gizmodo sort of apologizes for misleading everyone, but not everyone is happy:

Brian Lam is an Ass

Damn You Brian Lam

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6 Responses to “iPhone announced today”

  1. Victor Johnson December 18, 2006 at December 18, 2006 - 3:24 pm #

    And he didn’t even have the decency to e-mail me back! Thanks for the inclusion on your post!

  2. Geirsan December 19, 2006 at December 19, 2006 - 10:02 am #

    I just don’t get this. Is the story from Gizmodo just made up, or what’s the reason for the angry responses?

    Geirsna

  3. lao-ocean-girl December 19, 2006 at December 19, 2006 - 10:41 am #

    Sorry if it wasn’t clear. He knew that the “iPhone” being released wasn’t made by Apple, but let everyone think it was. There was buzz about it, fanboy videos made in YouTube, and everybody generally got excited. Those excited people were angry that he let them on.

  4. Pia January 9, 2007 at January 9, 2007 - 1:38 pm #

    Hey, I saw this story today on MSN and thought of you!

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16542805/wid/11915829?GT1=9013

  5. lao-ocean-girl January 9, 2007 at January 9, 2007 - 7:44 pm #

    Hey thanks! The phone looks pretty cool… and it’s still called the iPhone.

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