Firstly, how many people lose their iPhone's, iPod,s etc.?
Does a person who has found such a lost item ever call the manufacturer who made the product?
If the finder did call Apple did he make clear that the iPhone he had in his possession was not a production unit. i.e., it had none of the features of the iPhone's retailed version?
What prompted the finder to contact Gizmodo rather than hand it straight in to the police?
If Gizmodo believed this to be genuine prototype,...