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The Apple Shop name change: computer giant it isn’t

The Apple Shop name change: computer giant it isn’t

Today an announcement has been made that the cider and apple-related food and goods store "The Apple Shop", located in Norwich, England, will be changing its name after several years of calls by Apple computers users looking for technical support. And yes, today is indeed a slow news day, if you were wondering. The owner of this institution Geoff Fisher has spoken with the BBC saying that he's making the name change after 20 years with the same name of his own accord - and he's not mad about it. On the contrary, he's actually been quite amused, for the most part.

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128GB iPad now available in the Apple Store

128GB iPad now available in the Apple Store

Last week, Apple officially announced a 128GB version of the fourth-generation iPad, set to go on sale today, and the company has kept true to their promise. You can now grab one of these bad boys starting at $799 for the WiFi-only version, or $929 for the WiFi+LTE variant. The WiFi-only model has a 1-3 day ship time, while the LTE model also has a 1-3 day ship time for AT&T, while other carriers have a 3-5 day ship time.

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iPad mini US listings updated with better shipping times

iPad mini US listings updated with better shipping times

If you've been thinking of getting an iPad mini, it would seem that now's the time. Apple has updated its iPad mini listings on the US online store to reflect new shipping times: 1-3 days business days. Previously, Apple said it wouldn't be shipping out iPad minis until 3-5 business days after orders were placed, so this is something of an improvement.

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Apple Store design and layout granted official US trademark

Apple Store design and layout granted official US trademark

If you were planning on opening a store selling your brand new computer brand with a setup that's not unlike the Apple Store, you'll probably want to re-think your strategy starting this week. Apple has officially been granted a trademark protecting their retail store design and layout by the US Patent & Trademark Office this week. The original trademark request application was made all the way back in May of 2010, so whatever you remember about the store design back then that's survived until now you'll want to avoid when knocking out your own store in the future.

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Apple Stores bring $6.4 billion revenue alone in Q1 2013

Apple Stores bring $6.4 billion revenue alone in Q1 2013

This week the folks at Apple have revealed the power of their retail Apple Store locations around the USA and throughout the world with a total of 11 new stores opening up and 396 stores in total in operation today. This update makes for a massive amount of stores owned and operated by Apple themselves, selling mostly their own products - 150 of these stores being outside the USA. This all leads to $6.4 billion dollars in revenue through retail sales alone in this past quarter.

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Paris Apple store robbed at gunpoint on New Year’s Eve

Paris Apple store robbed at gunpoint on New Year’s Eve

On New Year's Eve, whilst most of the world was out enjoying festivities to usher in 2013, a band of armed robbers invaded the Apple store in central Paris. Fortunately, the store was closed, and there aren't any reports of anyone being hurt. While nothing official has been stated, reports show that the robbers nabbed over $1,000,000 worth of items.

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Apple offering free next-day shipping on everything

Apple offering free next-day shipping on everything

If you're planning on buying some last-minute Christmas gift for your loved ones in the form of iPads, iPods, iPhones, or Macs, Apple has your back because they're now offering free next-day shipping on everything that they sell in their online store. This includes the company's own products, as well as accessories from other companies.

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Apple to open first store in South America

Apple to open first store in South America

Today, Apple has confirmed that they will be opening their first store in South American in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In an email sent to Brazilian press, Apple said that they're looking forward to opening the new store in Brazil, where they "already have long standing customers," and they "hope to win many more each day."

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Apple Stores rake in $6,000 in sales per square foot

Apple Stores rake in $6,000 in sales per square foot

It's no surprise that Apple Stores generate a lot of revenue, but according to a recent report, Apple Stores bring in a little over $6,000 in sales per square foot, making it the number one top-performing brick-and-mortar store in the US, beating out second-place Tiffany & Co. by $3,000 -- over twice as much.

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iPad mini NYC launch may see shorter lines due to Hurricane Sandy

iPad mini NYC launch may see shorter lines due to Hurricane Sandy

Due to the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the iPad mini launch in New York City may not be as big as past launches for Apple. The company's flagship store on 5th Avenue (nicknamed "The Cube") hasn't seen any damage to the outside or the inside, so Apple is planning on launching the iPad mini on schedule, which is at 8 AM ET tomorrow morning.

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Nike+ FuelBand gets two new colors, now available in US, UK, and Canada Apple Stores

Nike+ FuelBand gets two new colors, now available in US, UK, and Canada Apple Stores

Nike is expanding the availability of their Nike+ FuelBand personal fitness accessory and will have them available at all Apple Stores in the US, UK, and Canada starting today. The Nike+ FuelBand is also coming in two new color variants, "White Ice" and Black Ice," which are the Fuelband's third and fourth colors on top of "Black Steel" and "Ice."

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Apple’s 5th Avenue flagship store prepares for Hurricane Sandy

Apple’s 5th Avenue flagship store prepares for Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy is incoming, and most of the northeast will be hammered with high winds and lots of rain, with some flooding in the mix as well. Stores all across the New York and New Jersey are preparing for possible flooding, especially the 5th Avenue Apple Store in New York City, which is situated underground.

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