Rumors are going around that the next iPhone, which everyone is calling iPhone 6 because that's the number after 5, will come out this summer and potentially have two screen sizes - a 4.7- and a 5.5-inch model. But too many of those rumors have focused on new screen resolutions
, at 1,280 by 720
and 1,920 by 1,080
, and we have to stop printing this stuff unquestioned.
I got fed up with the Apple rumor mill long ago, because I feel like it's our responsibility as journalists to actually pursue truth and not print every half-assed fever dream invented by somebody with a business card that says "Analyst" on it. Unfortunately, nonsense about Apple is catnip to Google News, so this is the world we're stuck in.