Big Surprise…The Apple Store is DOWN!

No wait…that’s not a big surprise…in fact, that’s the biggest UNsurprise of the year. As you would expect, the Apple Store is down, waiting for all the new goodies that our old buddy Steve is going to have waiting for us after the Keynote. Speaking of the Keynote, live coverage begins in just over an Read more…

Don’t get excited – but the Apple Store’s down

Thanks for the emails guys. It looks like the Apple store is down as of 12:45 CST. It’s probably nothing to get excited about, it doesn’t make a whole lot of sense for there to be any new products this close to Christmas – but you never know. Update: The store is back up – Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 167 – CompUSA closing, Apple Stores opening, and more

CompUSA is no more – but Apple is opening 40 more stores in 08, and today only you can get free shipping from apple.com You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Read more…

Apple Store – Free Shipping – Today Only

If you’re thinking of making a purchase in the Apple Store, but have been putting it off, today is the day. The store is offering FREE SHIPPING, but it’s today only. This is, of course, the US store – and I don’t know if other stores internationally are offering the same deal. If they are, Read more…

Apple to open 40 new stores in 2008

At a press conference for the opening of Apple’s latest NYC store, senior retail VP Ron Johnson said that Apple will be expanding in 2008 by open 40 new retail stores, and that expansion will have an international focus. The first Brazilian Apple store will be opening by the end of this month, with another Read more…

Apple’s largest NYC store to open December 7th

Tomorrow is the Grand Opening for Apple’s largest NYC store located on 14th Street in New York’s Meatpacking district. The Apple Store West 14th Street is Apple’s first three-story store. Two of the floors are dedicated to products and a third dedicated to services, including a 46-foot Genius Bar and specially designed areas for workshops Read more…

Apple “Black Friday” Sales posted

TUAW has posted the Apple store sales for Black Friday’s day of shopping madness: MacBooks: Up to $101 off iMacs: Up to $101 off iPod Shuffle: $68 ($11 off) iPod nano: from $138 ($11 off) iPod classic: from $228 ($31 off) Airport Extreme: $158 ($21 off) Airport Express: $88 ($11 off) Wireless Mighty Mouse: $58 Read more…

Apple raises price of Leopard Student Edition

When Tiger shipped, College students only had to pay $69 for it. That won’t be the case when Leopard ships at the end of next week. Leopard will be setting them back $116, only $13 less than the retail price. The reason? Well, I can only speculate, but I would imagine that Apple sells A Read more…

Apple to open 200th Store on Leopard Launch Day

Apple is going to have a lot of celebrating to do on the 26th of October. Not only are they Launching OS X Leopard world wide, but Apple is also opening its 200th Apple Store in the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert, Arizona. It’s been less than 6 years since Apple opened their very Read more…

Early iPhone Credit Doesn’t Work – Please Try Again

I only have 5 days left on my .Mac trial – so I decided it was time to upgrade (primarily because of the new and upcoming features). I went to the Apple Store (since I can’t use my Apple credit on the .Mac website to upgrade the account – which seems kind of stupid, but Read more…