“This did not happen”

This did not happen. There’s no truth to this.
— https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/johnpaczkowski/apple-tim-cook-bloomberg-retraction

Normally, I’d assume the end result of a story – and it’s criticism – would end somewhere in the middle.

This feels like its art (Bloomberg’s story) versus science (Apple’s knowledge of the hardware).

Someone will lose this very public dispute, and it will be very damaging.

 
Wil A.