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How to generate 500 posts about a fake phone

This is already well known by those who dabble in the dark arts for handset manufacturers — but if you wanted a sneak peak as to how the tech media manages (and generates pageview/click through revenue from) total fake handsets, read this post. Fascinating.

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Nokia E90’s distant cousin has an interesting keyboard

…and by distant cousin, I actually mean a fake rip-off. Usually, I wouldn’t be carrying such a story here, but the sheer comedy that has been put into keyboard of this phone hasn’t stopped amazing me ever since I first came across it in my RSS feed reader. It is one thing to manufacture a […]

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Orange employs actors to make fake iPhone queues

According to a a Reuters report, Orange isn’t having any trouble drumming up interest in the iPhone launch in Poland today – in fact, it’s already got queues forming outside its shops. Nothing new there you might think. Think again. The queuers are being paid to stand in line. From the article: “We have these […]