Crescentgate Scandal Details: Latest Rumor Roundup

UBS survey finds 10% of consumers want a smartwatch, expects 24M Apple Watch sales in fiscal 2015 (AppleInsider)

Source: Some analyst

Chance it’s true: 30 percent

Once again, an analyst has speculated on the sales figures for an upcoming Apple product. Is this speculation noteworthy? Not really.

Did it still make the rounds on all the rumor blogs? Absolutely. Is it tiresome to answer your own questions? Indeed.

Does it bother me? Not in the slightest.

Here’s one more iPhone 6 problem you should be aware of (BGR)

Source: The latest exaggerated iPhone 6 “scandal”

Chance it’s true: Uncertain

BGR has launched another sensational claim against the iPhone 6, this time involving the FaceTime camera allegedly moving within the device, potentially degrading photo quality. BGR has dubbed this issue “Crescentgate.”

“The extent of this ‘Crescentgate’ problem is currently unknown,” BGR states, yet they didn’t hesitate to broadcast it with the same alarmist tone used for past non-issues like “Bendgate” and “Memorygate.”

The relentless efforts to drum up a scandal about the iPhone 6 reminiscent of “Antennagate” are as childish as they are relentless.

Samsung declines to shake up management amidst shrinking smartphone profits (AppleInsider)

Source: Samsung

Chance it’s true: …Samsung

Recent rumors of a major shake-up among Samsung’s executives appear to be unfounded, contradicting last week’s speculation reported by the Wall Street Journal.

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