Off 2.6% yesterday, Apple (AAPL -0.2%) is nearly flat today ahead of tomorrow's iPhone event. A...

|By:, SA News Editor

Off 2.6% yesterday, Apple (AAPL -0.2%) is nearly flat today ahead of tomorrow's iPhone event. A few more rumors have popped up: 1) MacRumors claims next-gen iPhone pre-orders will begin on Friday. 2) Philips' (PHG) Smart LED Flash tech, which uses a combo of yellow and white lighting to improve image quality, might appear in the next iPhone. 3) Samsung is reportedly hatching plans to sue over the next iPhone's use of its 4G LTE patents (most likely standards-essential). (earlier)