Consumer Reports issued the following statement in response to the Apple news conference.

"Consumers deserve answers and fairness.  Providing free bumpers and cases is a good first step toward Apple identifying and finding a solution for the signal-loss problem of the iPhone 4."

….and we all said WHAT?!… Ok, Yeah it’s a good first step, but it’s one that shouldn’t have had to be taken at all had the phone been designed correctly to begin with… whatever…