The tech world reeled last week when Gizmodo, a technology site, posted photos of the newest, unreleased iPhone, unheard of until that point. Reports suggest the iPhone wasn’t going to be released until later this year and questions are circulating if Gizmodo or the person who found the phone will face criminal charges.
The story goes that a 21 year old Redwood City man found the prototype in a local bar. His attorney claims he tried to return it to the company unsuccessfully. When that didn’t work, he allegedly sold it to Gizmodo for $5,000. [Read more…]