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The live report said the iPhone 5 has a "laser keyboard" and "holographic images"

A news outlet in New York made a huge goof in its recent iPhone 5 coverage, saying that the new Apple device has new features like a laser keyboard.

Fox 5 New York (WNYW), a local television station in NYC, recently ran a live report ahead of the iPhone 5 release in front of a 5th Avenue Apple store. The broadcast aimed to interview hardcore Apple fans sleeping outside of the store until the iPhone 5's release this Friday.

However, the live broadcast went seriously wrong when the reporter described the iPhone 5's features. Instead of talking about the iPhone's new screen size or 4G LTE capabilities, the reporter described a "laser keyboard" and "holographic images." What?

Clearly, the iPhone 5 doesn't have these features. So why did Fox 5 New York report it? Apparently, whoever did the fact-checking for Fox 5 that day grabbed a concept video from Aatma Studio, which discussed what the iPhone could hypothetically do. To make matters worse, the concept video is a year old already.

Check out the live broadcast here:

Source: TUAW



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By Samus on 9/19/2012 12:36:23 AM , Rating: 5
Honestly, anybody reading this site that earns less than $250,000 a year and is voting for Romney is simply voting for the wrong person.

Do you really think Romney has your well being on his priority list? He can't even relate to you. HE CAN'T RELATE TO AMERICA.


By Devilboy1313 on 9/19/2012 2:05:28 AM , Rating: 2
So are you telling me that a country founded by self serving rich white guys and historically run by rich white guys tend to vote for rich white guys, even though it may not be the best choice?


By glenco on 9/19/2012 2:23:37 AM , Rating: 2
absolutely nothing to do with the article. you guys are sad. you are no different to the media you are attacking. how does an iphone5 article generate political comments, i know you are pushing your views on everyone else at every opportunity, no different to the media.


By invidious on 9/19/2012 10:01:49 AM , Rating: 5
Lots of people works for defense contractors and make less than $250k per year. We would welcome an administration that spends money on things that matter instead of subsidizing hippie science projects that go bankrupt after a year.

Sounds like you are the one who is out of touch with America, lots of people work for big corporations, if the corporations have to cut back that impacts everyone at the company, including the little guys.


By Breathless on 9/19/2012 11:45:00 AM , Rating: 2
Stop making sense, you'll make their heads explode.


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