iPhone 5S in Stock at Stores After Lines Die Down

Buyers can find an iPhone 5s in stock on release day with a little luck.

The iPhone 5s is in stock at several carrier and Apple Store locations across the U.S. hours after the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c went on sale at retailers. Long lines greeted iPhone 5s shoppers this morning after Apple did not offer any iPhone 5s pre-order, but analyst predictions of extremely limited iPhone 5s supply […]

What Time Should I Line Up for the iPhone 5s on Release Date?

Here's when to line up for the iPhone 5s at an Apple Store.

The iPhone 5s release date is set for Friday September 20th when the new iPhone 5s will go on sale at 8 AM local time at many retailers, but if you want to snag an iPhone 5s without waiting for the next shipment you’ll likely need to show up much earlier than that. The biggest […]

iPhone 5s Australia Launch Already Seeing 7-10 Day Wait

iPhone 5s release date quantities are expected to be very low.

We already know that inventory for the iPhone 5s will be extremely low come tomorrow when the phone launches, but it seems things are worse in Australia. It’s already Friday in Australia, which means the iPhone just launched there. However, right away people are seeing a 7-10 day wait before the phone can be shipped […]

Why It’ll Be Very Tough to Get iPhone 5s You Want at Release

The iPhone 5s is going to be very hard to buy on release day, especially for users who want to buy an iPhone 5s with 64GB of storage or who want to buy the white or gold iPhone 5s which will be in very short supply according to early inventory reports. This news comes on […]

iPhone 5s Officially Launching at 12:01 AM on Friday, 8 AM in Stores


Waiting to get your hands on the iPhone 5s? You’re not the only one. Apple has confirmed that they’ll be launching the iPhone 5s starting at 12:01 am on Friday for online orders, and 8 am local time at brick-and-mortar locations, which means that Apple Stores across the US will be opening up early in […]

Apple Store Down Ahead of iPhone 5c Preorders


Apple’s online store is currently down ahead of the midnight pre-order kickoff time for the mid-range iPhone 5c, a device that will replace Apple’s iPhone 5 in the lineup. A post-it note on the site is alerting customers that the store is currently down, and the note scrolls through a variety of different languages at […]

Apple Stores Open Early for iPhone 5s Release Date

Apple wants you to buy your new iPhone at an Apple Store, not at Verizon, AT&T or Best Buy.

Apple is planning a big iPhone 5s release date that will drive customers to the store instead of to a website to buy the iPhone 5s and it is preparing for a big turnout by opening early. Apple announced that Apple Retail stores will open two hours early at 8 AM local time to start […]

iPhone 5S Release Date Confirmed with iPhone 5C for Sept 20th

Apple announced the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S release date at the end of an event today in California.

The iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S release date is confirmed for September 20th. Apple will start to take iPhone 5C pre-orders on September 13th, so users can go online and reserve the iPhone 5C for $99 or $199 on contract. The iPhone 5S is not available for pre-order but users can order online or in […]

Apple Store Is Down, New iPhones Incoming

Many who didn't stay up late for the iPhone 5 didn't get an iPhone 5.

As expected, the Apple Store has gone down just hours before the company’s event where it’s expected to announce the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C and possibly some new MacBook Pros with the new Intel Haswell chip inside. Of course, it’s never a surprise when the Apple Store goes down before an Apple event, but it […]

Apple iPhone Trade-In Program Launches In Store Today

Apple now accepts iPhone trade-ins at Apple Stores.

Apple is now taking iPhone trade ins at local Apple Stores for the first time, adding to the iPhone recycling program it has offered online for some time. The program carries the “iPhone Reuse and Recycling Program” name which is what Apple uses online in a program run by another partner. In a comment to […]

100 iPhone Apps to Supercharge Your New iPhone


Here’s a list of 113 iPhone apps that will help you have fun, take better photos, be productive, manage a business or personal finances, chase storms (or avoid them) and much more. Like many of you, I am attached to my iPhone. Not only am I an automotive technology writer for this site, but I […]

Apple Wants You to Buy Your iPhone 5S at an Apple Store

Grand Central Apple Store - point of purchase

Apple wants you to buy your new iPhone at an Apple Store instead of at a carrier or big box retailer, and we could see a new push with the rumored iPhone 5S release to get shoppers into an Apple Store to buy the new iPhone. The iPhone is sold at Apple Stores as well […]

iPhone 5 Screen Repair Reportedly Coming to Apple Stores

cracked screen iphone still works

Apple is indeed preparing to lower the cost of screen repair options for its latest iPhone, the iPhone 5. According to information shared with MacRumors by a tipster with inside knowledge of Apple’s plans, Apple has already began replacing the screens of its iPhone 5 device at its retail locations across the world. A screenshot […]

Apple Store App Now Tells You When You Can Upgrade Your iPhone


The latest version of the Apple Store app for iPhone will tell users when they’re phone is available for an upgrade with a push notification, and help them track order shipments. After upgrading to the new version of the Apple Store app users will find an option on the main page for upgrading their phone. […]

AT&T Learns from Apple, Introduces Appointments at its Stores


AT&T will be shifting to a new way of helping customers in its stores that is familiar to users who have spent any time at an Apple Store to get help with their iPhone: Appointments. The move, which was announced on the AT&T Consumer Blog by the company’s President of Retail Sales and Services Paul […]

Apple Store App Update Brings Support for Passbook and Siri


Apple today updated its Apple Store app for iOS with support for Passbook, one of the new features found in iOS 6 and support for Siri, the operating system’s on-board virtual assistant. The update, which brings the Apple Store app to Version 2.4, will bring support for both Siri and Passbook once its updated, making […]

New Mac Mini and 13-Inch MacBook Pro Now Available


Apple’s online store is back up and with it, a host of new products including the iPad Mini and new iMac lineup that the company announced today at the event. However, only some of them are for sale at the moment while others have vanished altogether. Earlier today, as is the norm, Apple’s online store […]

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPad Mini Announcement


As expected, the Apple Store has gone down ahead of Apple’s iPad Mini launch event set to take place at 10AM PST at the California Theater in San Jose. Typically, Apple takes the Apple Store down ahead of major product announcements in an effort to prep the site for the launch of new devices. In […]

Apple Customers Can Soon Pay for Purchases With Passbook at Apple Stores


Apple is reportedly making changes to its point-of-sales system to support Passbook payments at the company’s retail locations, allowing iOS 6 users a new way to pay for purchases at retail stores. Passbook integration will be made into Apple’s iPod Touch EasyPay system. When Apple launched the iPod Touch EasyPay terminals, they effectively replaced cash […]

Apple Stores Go Without iPhone 5 Cases

iPhone 5 Cases Apple Store

iPhone 5 cases are a hot item as consumers look to protect their new iPhone from scratches, but one place shoppers can’t find any iPhone 5 cases is the Apple Store. For the first time in two years Apple launched an iPhone without an official case. It could be that Apple feels the iPhone 5 […]