Apple iPhone Leak: Crime, Marketing Ploy or First Amendment Issue?

The repercussions of tech blog Gizmodo's blockbuster iPhone scoop continue to build. The latest development: Police have put a criminal investigation of Gizmodo editor Jason Chen on hold until it's determined whether journalistic protections apply to this case. The leak has sparked lively online debate, triggering arguments as to whether bloggers are journalists, whether Gizmodo's actions were illegal or merely unethical, and whether Apple orchestrated the whole to-do as an elaborate...Full Story
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