Apple online store is down

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by ryuok, Oct 4, 2012.

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    Most likely for the new iPods. They're scheduled to release anytime now.
     
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    great..better be up by 10:00pm Pacific so I can also complain that there are no Verizon iPhones yet again....
     
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    Probably updating the times for the shipments, raising them for the 5 and all the cables probably
     
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    Tell me about it. My delivery date is still oct 19th. retarded when apple stores have a ton in stock.

     
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    Haha is that sarcasm? I really can't tell.
     
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    No. I absolutely love it.
     
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    Saying things like that make it unconvincing.
     
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    You really think Apple would be adding new products this late. Most likely just a server update.
     
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    Then why not cancel your order and get one from the store?
     
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    Well they often do the internal upgrades on Macs during this time. I'm thinking we might see an iMac refresh.
     
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    Maybe... just strange that it happen exactly one year after Steve's death. Maybe they are doing product update now as an homage or whatnot...

    Then again, probably just a coincidence.
     
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    Just torturing those of us trying to get a Verizon iPhone 5 walk-in.
     
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    Yea, but if they were doing a tribute or something, they wouldn't do it on the store, hence it wouldn't affect the store at all. Meaning it has to be either maintenance or new products.
     
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    It's routine maintenance....Happens all the time...Nothing of note expected until the October round of announcements which are covered on the front page.
     
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    Are you sure it isn't new product? The iMac and Mac mini are due for a refresh around now
     
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    No, I'm saying it *could* be a new iMac/mini.
     
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    Whoops, bad grammar. That's what I meant. So there is a chance that its a new product? :D how long do you think it will take before the site is back up?
     
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    Hopefully there is some sort of update on shipping times following the news of Sharp catching up in production on the iPhone 5 screen.

    One can only hope.

    I can go another month without a new phone... but I'd prefer not to. :D
     
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    They don't take the entire store offline to update shipping status. Sorry.
     
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    I would imagine an hour or two.
     

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