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There's a 'Sense of Panic' at Apple as iPhone 8 Problems Persist [Report]

There's a 'Sense of Panic' at Apple as iPhone 8 Problems Persist [Report]

Posted July 12, 2017 at 2:42am · 14 comments · Add Comment
yepper - July 12, 2017 at 5:29pm
If we look back at every release...wasn't there always a shortage? I think they play on our attention def.
Regal Beagle
Regal Beagle - July 12, 2017 at 3:44pm
This is all a part of the grand scheme of some precise marketing. “Oh no, there might not be enough parts to make a full shipment upon release day... better preorder or spend the night in front of our store to get one!!!”. All of this “Panic” is hogwash. You don’t think Apple plays a role in this “leaked” info and/or rumor mill crap?!? Cmon... it happens every year now... the exact same way, lol Not complaining, just saying.
101010 - July 12, 2017 at 2:17pm
F U Apple this is what you get for not hiring me as one of your lead software engineers ! You did not choose wisely. Much deserved karma ! LOL
swen - July 12, 2017 at 2:13pm
Does anyone really believe that Apple has been working on this iPhone iteration and perfecting it, for less than a year ? Apple doesn't leave anything too chance, and more than likely miraculously around September, the parts shortages and software/hardware issues will have been solved, and the device will be ready for shipment...on a limited basis of course.
lemon46 - July 13, 2017 at 2:03am
hahahahaha You actually believe that. That is so hilarious. Are you seeing unicorns in your back yard ?
Oh Apple, you so silly
Oh Apple, you so silly - July 12, 2017 at 10:44am
Ha ha! The problem is that Apple can't buy enough Samsung Galaxy S8's & just rebrand them iPhones ;)
John Doe
John Doe - July 12, 2017 at 8:31am
i just don't understand what's the rush.. if you can't deliver a quality product, then don't do it.
lemon46 - July 13, 2017 at 2:05am
Are you crazy ? That would make perfect sense, please the customer to have a device that works like it should and make Tim Cook look like he knows what he's doing.
D4xM4Nx - July 12, 2017 at 6:43am
Not likely from Apple, it's just dejavú from past releases to build up momentum. Gotta have me some popcorn to enjoy the show xP
Anonymous coward
Anonymous coward - July 12, 2017 at 4:32am
welcome to the land of drm and closed jail where every problem is more opaque than the price tag
MZA - July 12, 2017 at 4:29am
And these news are also a tactic to make a "sense of panic" among the customers so that they will start lining up in front of the apple store when they will hears relatively small batches of iPhone 8 are being delivered from the factory...
Well... - July 12, 2017 at 4:31am
Yeah I agree with you, all part of the marketing scheme
Me - July 12, 2017 at 4:02am
People aren't seeing leaks of the phone so they make stuff up
Richard Burns
Richard Burns - July 12, 2017 at 2:46am
Merely speculation
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