Computer Bild is one of Europe’s biggest tech publications. It’s also responsible for a #bendgate or, as they call it, “bentgate” iPhone 6 video that’s been viewed more than half a million times over the past week.
Apple’s response to the video yesterday confirmed everything our inside source told us about their PR practices in September: the company revoked the magazine’s accreditation.
Here’s the video, which is really not as bad as the one everybody passed around when the phone first launched:
It’s in German, but you can see from the screenshot below that the folks at Bild were able to slightly bend the phone with considerable effort.