today i learned – tues 12th sept 2017

apple fanboys like myself will no doubt have just enjoyed the ultimate geek fest ๐Ÿค“ courtesy of the apple dudes standing on stage and telling us how awesome they are ๐Ÿ™ƒ.

now, whilst i canโ€™t afford an iphone x ๐Ÿ˜ญ๐Ÿ˜ญ i thought it only right to have an apple fact today, in honour of their awesome event and products!

#tdil that the first โ€˜properโ€™ phone call on the original iphone was a prank call! ๐Ÿ“ฑ

now, hardcore apple fans are probably already aware of this fact … i joined way after the original iphone (my conversion wasnโ€™t easy) so iโ€™d never heard this amusing little tit bit ๐Ÿ˜‚

anyway, for those who havenโ€™t heard it … it occurred on 9th january 2007 when steve jobs unveiled the first iphone at the moscone center in san francisco.

after all of the usual gubbins about how revolutionary iphone was going to be, steve grabbed the phone and dialled a local starbucks ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป. a lovely young lady named ying hang zhang (aka hannah) answered the phone and, after her usual polite starbucks intro, she took part in a rather mental prank call.

steve said the following:

โ€œyes, iโ€™d like to order 4,000 lattes to go please … no, just kidding. wrong number. goodbye!โ€


poor girl! lolol a website called โ€˜fast companyโ€™ interviewed hannah in 2013 and she said that, at the time, she had no idea it was steve jobs on the other end of the phone! she was just in shock at the order โ˜•๏ธ.

apparently, this little prank paved the way for loads of apple fan visits to her starbucks store and for loads of similar prank calls ๐Ÿ™ˆ.

want to see the prank call for yourself? well, i got your back ๐Ÿ˜˜ itโ€™s in the below video at around five mins ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

how brilliantly wonderful ๐Ÿ˜ฌ anyway, i think thatโ€™ll do us for today! i hope that you enjoyed. if youโ€™d like another wonderful apple fact, just go ->here<-

cya โœŒ๐Ÿป #tdil


whilst everyone is reporting on apple tonight, i feel like this one might be unique ๐Ÿ˜Ž. enjoy this and want some more? simply go ->here<-

(finding usable images of apple stuff is so difficult ๐Ÿ˜ญ so iโ€™ve had to get inventive ๐Ÿ˜‚ license is ->here<-)

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