Before the iPhone 4 was released, one of the prototypes was left at a bar. It was then sold to Gawker Media and written about in Gizmodo. As a result, Gawker Media saw their traffic shoot up since that article received millions of hits in a single day. Breaking news about Apple is a big business, especially because the company is extremely secretive about product releases. One of the top blogs for breaking Apple news is 9to5Mac.com and one of their leading writers is a high schooler named Mark Gurman (pictured above). Gurman goes to high school in L.A. and he writes on the side for 9to5Mac.