Keepin it real fake

11.22.12
Lavi S21i manages to KIRF the new iMac before the real one arrives

Lavi S21i manages to KIRF the new iMac before the real one arrives

There's a growing trend of Apple KIRFs arriving well head of the devices they've been designed to im...

By D. Cooper,   11.22.12
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09.18.12
Keepin' it real fake: the 808 PureView that wasn't
09.18.12

Keepin' it real fake: the 808 PureView that wasn't

Meet the 808 Android: the modern day equivalent of those fake mobile antennas that people would at...

By Z. Lutz,   09.18.12
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08.30.12
Goophone I5 manages to KIRF the 2012 iPhone weeks in advance
08.30.12

Goophone I5 manages to KIRF the 2012 iPhone weeks in advance

Here's something you still don't see every day: a KIRF that's unveiled before the device it's supp...

By J. Fingas,   08.30.12
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10.29.11
Not so ultimate Ultrabook: MacBook Air KIRF features mini-HDMI port, 3.5 hour battery life
10.29.11

Not so ultimate Ultrabook: MacBook Air KIRF features mini-HDMI port, 3.5 hour battery life

Hey, who wiped the MacBook Air logo off? Nah, we're kidding -- it's a KIRF. Sure, Apple's svelt...

By J. Pollicino,   10.29.11
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07.14.11
Keepin' it real fake: Xiaomi M1 melds iPhone and Galaxy S II with custom MIUI ROM (update: no, not really)
07.14.11

Keepin' it real fake: Xiaomi M1 melds iPhone and Galaxy S II with custom MIUI ROM (update: no, not really)

Granted, what you're looking at is nothing more than a skillful render, but if Apple and Samsun...

By Z. Lutz,   07.14.11
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06.23.11
Chinese UNISROBO KIRFbot is a not-so-cheap knockoff of NEC's PaPeRo
06.23.11

Chinese UNISROBO KIRFbot is a not-so-cheap knockoff of NEC's PaPeRo

The KIRFs we normally see are of the cellphone and PMP variety, with the occasional laptop scatte...

By T. O'Brien,   06.23.11
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05.06.11
Keepin' it real fake: the 1.2GHz Dell Streak that can make phone calls and run Gingerbread
05.06.11

Keepin' it real fake: the 1.2GHz Dell Streak that can make phone calls and run Gingerbread

You know, knockoffs are usually meant to be downgrades from the real deal. In the case of Dell's St...

By Vlad Savov,   05.06.11
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05.05.11
Keepin' it real fake: Sony NGP with Xbox 360 livery shows up in China
05.05.11

Keepin' it real fake: Sony NGP with Xbox 360 livery shows up in China

Look away now, Kaz, because it looks like this KIRF NGP is on track to beat the real deal to market...

By R. Lai,   05.05.11
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04.27.11
Keepin' it real fake: Windows Phone 7 debuts in China
04.27.11

Keepin' it real fake: Windows Phone 7 debuts in China

If smartphone platforms are legitimized by a KIRF manufacturer's tenacity to rip them off, then Win...

By Z. Lutz,   04.27.11
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