How Twitter covered the iPhone 6 launch

No fan-boys here but some delcious Twitter takedowns.

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While Apple was busy ensuring that every aspect of its iPhone 6 launch operated as a well-oiled PR machine, Twitter was busy tearing it down.

Snark was the name of the game on the social network this morning, and Apple’s hugely anticipated launch became a golden opportunity for some to exercise their talent for Twitter takedowns.

Some were fair, others were a bit questionable. 

If you’re after something a bit more serious, here’s a quick list of our initial iPhone coverage. More analysis will follow in the weeks to come.

Otherwise, here’s a quick wrap of some of the funniest and interesting tweets from Apple's latest extravaganza.

On Apple’s streaming fail.

On Apple’s backflip on screen size

On the Apple Watch, pricing and battery life

And finally, on U2

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