Apple’s product launches are always met with months (or even years) of rumors and speculation. This has certainly been the case with the upcoming next-gen iPhone, with the rumor mill operating at full speed in the past months. But where does that process begin? A new infographic from PC Magazine sheds some light on the situation.
Although these rumors typically start out as a mere whisper, an idea, or a small bit of hearsay or speculation, they spread like a pandemic, reaching a height of epic proportions in the media coverage surrounding Apple’s launches. The clever image below (click to expand) maps out the rumor process in all its detail: