Separating the facts from the hype is an issue that comedian Jimmy Kimmel tackled on his late night show this week. Jimmy Kimmel had his staff take to the streets to get people's opinions of the new iPhone 5. The joke is that they handed the people on the street the iPhone 4S instead. The people looking at the phone handed to them gave various remarks at to how the new phone was better than the previous models.
If you are suffering from the urge to throw money at an iPhone 5 and don't know why you may be an Apple Fanboy. Truthfully answer the following questions.
At one time the heavyweights battling for control of the technology world were Google and Microsoft, while all American Apple watched quietly on the sideline as it built its brand.
The current battle for supremacy on the smartphone and tablet front shows where the heart of technology now lives as Apple attempts to move to the front of the pack in the fight for the new balance of power.
Apple takes the fight from the marketplace to the courtroom and becomes an active participant in the slime and mud of litigation and in doing so, allows the world to point a glaring spotlight on their all American image.