What have you always wondered about the economy? Tell Us
Codebreaker

El Cinco delayed

John Moe Mar 29, 2011

Oh man. When I said that we would keep you updated on rumors of the impending iPhone 5, which we call El Cinco (and encourage you to do the same), I thought I would only have to keep it going until June. But now it looks like El Cinco won’t debut until the fall or maybe even next year. Apple says its World Wide Developing Conference in June, which is already sold out, is going to focus on the iOS operating system and on Mac computers. This seems to back up the rumors that had already started to circulate early yesterday of a later than expected El Cinco launch date. It’s possible that they’ll roll out a small incremental improvement, like they did moving from the 3 to the 3GS, or do nothing at all. OR it’s all a swerve and El Cinco will arrive after all. Ah, see, now my spirit is broken.

News and information you need, from a source you trust.

In a world where it’s easier to find disinformation than real information, trustworthy journalism is critical to our democracy and our everyday lives. And you rely on Marketplace to be that objective, credible source, each and every day.

This vital work isn’t possible without you. Marketplace is sustained by our community of Investors—listeners, readers, and donors like you who believe that a free press is essential – and worth supporting.

Stand up for independent news—become a Marketplace Investor today with a donation in any amount.