Apple has announced opening weekend sales of the new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c which has sold a record-breaking nine million phones, just three days after the launch of the new iPhones on September 20. » Nine Million iPhone 5c & iPhone 5s Sales in Launch Weekend
As with every keynote, just a couple of hours before the kick-off, the Apple online store goes down till after the keynote. Apple is expected to reveal the next generation iPhone. This year Apple will introduce not one but two new iPhones. The one called iPhone 5C will probably replace the iPhone 5. The one called iPhone 5S, will be new high-end model. More news about iOS 7 and maybe OS X Mavericks is expected as well. The keynote starts at 10 AM PST. You can read all about the announcements here on iPhonefreakz.
iGeneration.fr posted a photo of Apple’s Cupertino, California campus, that has been decked out with new banners ahead of tomorrow’s media event. The media event begins at 10:00 AM Pacific tomorrow, where Apple is expected to unveil the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, and a final preview of iOS 7 before its public launch.
Apple has just sent out media invitations for its September 10 media event, which will begin at 10:00 AM Pacific Time at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California. Apple is expected to introduce the iPhone 5S, the iPhone 5C “low-cost iPhone which will be available in many different colors” and the final preview of iOS 7 before it released to the public. . The tagline on the invitation reads “This should brighten everyone’s day.” » Apple Sent Out Media Invitations For September 10 Media Event
According to a report [Google Translate] from Brazilian technology magazine Info Exame, Apple is planning to open its first Brazilian retail store in Rio de Janeiro in early December. Apple was reportedly hoping to open the store in July, but difficulties recruiting employees for the store have led to delays. » Apple’s First Brazilian Retail Store To Open This December
Apple has just informed developers that all of their developer services are now online. Some of Apple’s services have been down for over 3 weeks, making it impossible for developers to launch new iOS apps, log in to the member center, use iTunes Connect and more Apple services. In an email send to developers, Apple is giving all developers an extension to their developer memberships by one month to account for the downtime. » Developer Services Back Online, Apple Offers Free Month Extension
Last week on 18 July Apple’s servers have been attacked by hackers and Apple was forced to shut down their servers as a precaution after a security breach. Services such as Certificates, Identifiers & Profiles, Software Downloads, Safari Dev Center, iOS Dev Center, and Mac Dev Center are now back online and can be used by Developers again. Apple is still working on other services such as the Member Center, App Store Resource Center and Apple Developer Forums. You can check Apple Status Page here to find out what services are up and running and which ones are still down. » Developer Center Coming Back Online