Man Whose Home Was Searched By Apple Investigators Considering Lawsuit

Sergio Calderón, the man whose house was tossed by Apple investigators he thought to be San Francisco Police, has hired a lawyer and it may be a' suin' time now. » 10/04/11 11:23am 10/04/11 11:23am

SFPD Investigating Department's Role in Missing iPhone 5 Search…

According to CNET, the SFPD is now investigating their role in the search for the missing iPhone prototype that occurred in late July. They're trying to figure out how, exactly, four of their officers got mixed up in all this. » 9/07/11 5:14pm 9/07/11 5:14pm

San Francisco Police Now Admit Participating in Search for Lost iPhone…

The San Francisco Police Department has changed its tune. It now says officers did come to the home of Sergio Calderón, looking for a missing iPhone 5, but that only Apple employees went inside, according to The SF Weekly. Updated » 9/02/11 6:36pm 9/02/11 6:36pm

Apple's Already Hiring New Product Security Managers

It's probably just coincidence, but the fact that Apple's posted two new positions on its job board for high-level security personnel just as details emerge of an (un)reportedly lost iPhone 5 seems pretty convenient. Almost too convenient. More at 9to5Mac and iPodnn. » 9/02/11 6:20pm 9/02/11 6:20pm

Apple's Lost iPhone Search Team Flashed Three Badges to Toss Man's Home…

In a bizarre reversal of earlier statements, the SFPD has informed the SFWeekly that officers did accompany Apple's security team to Sergio Calderon's house. » 9/02/11 4:47pm 9/02/11 4:47pm

Apple Investigators Reportedly Impersonated SF Police in iPhone 5…

According to The SF Weekly, Apple investigators looking into the missing iPhone 5 may have been impersonating San Francisco police officers. That's a crime. » 9/02/11 1:54pm 9/02/11 1:54pm

Seriously, What the Hell Is Up With This Missing iPhone?

Yesterday, CNET broke the story that Apple lost another iPhone prototype. Juicy! Unfortunately, the CNET article created more questions than answers. » 9/01/11 8:56pm 9/01/11 8:56pm

Did Apple Lose An iPhone 5 Prototype In A Bar?

CNET is reporting that Apple has lost another iPhone in another bar. This time, it appears to be an iPhone 5 that's gone missing. (We say appears because CNET neither confirms this, nor provides any photos of the phone.) » 8/31/11 4:00pm 8/31/11 4:00pm

The Tale of Apple's Next iPhone

WWDC is coming up and it should bring a new iPhone. Now, we've taken a close look at the device and revealed some details a little while ago. Here's what you should know: » 6/04/10 5:49pm 6/04/10 5:49pm

Another Lost iPhone 4 Shows New Details

Here is another lost iPhone 4. The photos show it turned on—with some kind of console screen titled Inferno. The photos and video also show some new interesting details. Update 2: Processor is an A4 including Samsung DRAM. » 5/12/10 6:15am 5/12/10 6:15am

If the Google Phone Walked Into a Bar...

Asked by the NYT how he'd feel if someone lost a prototype Android phone in a bar, Google's Andy Rubin reveals the stark difference between Google and Apple—among other topics, like Flash for Android 2.2. [Bits] » 4/27/10 4:59pm 4/27/10 4:59pm

Woz Has a Message for Gray Powell

His message: Jokes! Woz is one of about three people on the face of the planet who can wear this shirt without looking like a terrible asshole. Update: Steve Woz responds. » 4/24/10 1:05pm 4/24/10 1:05pm

Will iPhone 4's Audio and Video Chat Finally Break the Voice Calling…

A front-facing iPhone camera means video calling, but it's also a sign of something bigger. Combined with other recent leaks, it means that Apple is bringing iChat to the iPhone. Everything about voice calling may be about to change. » 4/23/10 2:00pm 4/23/10 2:00pm

It's Not About the iPhone

A month ago, the world saw Apple as equal parts North Pole and KGB—unpredictably innovative and notoriously secretive, they were a force wielded by nothing less than magic. Then, an elf got loose. » 4/21/10 2:40pm 4/21/10 2:40pm

Why Didn't Anybody Ask Apple About the Lost iPhone?

Apple's quarterly earnings reports provide a rare opportunity for financial analysts to publicly pose questions to Apple executives. Today, no one granted an audience asked about Apple's lost iPhone. » 4/20/10 6:50pm 4/20/10 6:50pm

Apple's Single Mention of New iPhone Hardware

Apple's only mention of any kind of new iPhone hardware (besides the letter they sent us), and mentions of "future product transitions" during its live earnings call: Apple COO Tim Cook made a single reference to "new hardware" for the iPhone. » 4/20/10 5:08pm 4/20/10 5:08pm

Apple Didn't Leak the iPhone—and Why That Matters

A controlled leak? The lost iPhone planted by Apple? You have no idea how Apple PR works—and how, like it or not, Gizmodo finally beat them at their own game. » 4/20/10 4:20pm 4/20/10 4:20pm