Here are the latest Apple rumors from the blogosphere:

” ‘Thousands’ of students are being “forced” to help build iPhone 5s as a part of an internship with Foxconn, says the Shanghai Daily. University students from Huai’an in Jiangsu province are said to have been driven to a Foxconn factory after the plant couldn’t get enough regular workers to assemble the smartphone. The claim is based on an anonymous online post from a computing student at the Hauiyin Institute of Technology, which was then corroborated by several students from ‘at least’ five colleges.” — “MacNN” (

“The iPhone 4 will become the UK’s entry level iPhone after Apple’s announcement on 12 September, while the iPhone 5 will require new ‘nano’ sim cards.” — “The Telegraph” (

“The latest leak claiming to show parts from Apple’s next iPhone offers a closer look at a mysterious internal component located next to the earpiece, revealing it does not house a near-field communications chip.-inch — -inchAppleInsider-inch (

“New photos claiming to show the machined aluminum back casing bound for a rumored 7.85-inch iPad hit the web on Wednesday, adding to the mountain of purported leaks relating to Apple’s fall iDevice lineup. — -inchAppleInsider-inch (