CUPERTINO (CBS SF) — Apple reportedly fired an engineer after his daughter posted a palms-on video with the as-but-unreleased iPhone X to her YouTube channel.
In a subsequent video posted to her channel, Brooke Amelia Peterson defined that she had been on a household go to to Northern California and that her father had proven her his iPhone X whereas eating on the Apple campus cafeteria in Cupertino.
“My dad confirmed me his telephone and I used to be filming it within the Apple cafeteria,” Peterson says in her comply with-up YouTube publish. “So, yeah, I made this little harmless video that was simply presupposed to be this enjoyable reminiscence of me and my household … and I do not know how my video obtained a lot consideration contemplating what number of different iPhone X movies there are.”
That video has been eliminated however no less than one different model of it was posted to YouTube.
The Verge, a know-how information web site, famous that Peterson’s unique video appeared to point out an iPhone X with particular Apple worker QR codes in addition to displaying an app which will have indicated code names of unannounced Apple merchandise.
Peterson says that her father isn’t bitter about what she referred to as an “harmless mistake.”
“My dad had a very nice run at Apple and he appreciates that firm for the whole lot they did for his profession … my dad’s gonna be OK, he’s an unimaginable human being and, yeah, I don’t assume he deserves this however we’re OK. We’re good,” Peterson says in her newest video.