Apple Suppliers Test Smaller iPad

via John Gruber. Lorraine Luk and Jessica Vascellaro, The Wall Street Journal:

Officials at some of Apple’s suppliers, who declined to be named, said the Cupertino, Calif.-based company has shown them screen designs for a new device with a screen size of around 8-inches, and said it is qualifying suppliers for it.

This would be an effective way to find out which suppliers are leaking confidential information about Apple’s products.