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There Were Long Lines For The iPhone 4S No One Has Reported Yet

There Were Long Lines For The iPhone 4S No One Has Reported Yet

Some have noted that the lines for the iPhone 4S on Friday were disappointingly short. Apple might have sold a record 4 million devices in four days, but the launch day lines were nothing compared to those for the iPhone 4 or the iPad 2.

But there was one place where the lines went around the block — and no one seems to have reported it yet.

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Scenes From The iPhone 4S Launch In San Francisco [Gallery]

Scenes From The iPhone 4S Launch In San Francisco [Gallery]

What a difference a week makes. Last week I went to the San Francisco downtown Apple store to take pictures of the sad Steve Jobs memorial. This week it was a different world at the iPhone 4s launch. Business as usual. There was only one reminder of Steve, a single bouquet of flowers stashed in the corner of a window.

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Are You Standing in Line for the iPhone 4S? Send Us Your Pictures!

Are You Standing in Line for the iPhone 4S? Send Us Your Pictures!

Lines have started forming in front of Apple Stores across the globe as fans huddle together in anticipation of Apple’s newest magical device. If you’ve already read our iPhone Launch Line Survival Guide and are getting ready to stand in line at your local Apple Store, we’d love to see your pictures so we can share them with everyone. So, if you’d be so kind, please snap a picture of your Apple Store’s launch-line and (sorry, you need Javascript to see this e-mail address)or send it to us via Twitter, along with your store’s location, a brief description of the Launch Party atmosphere, and maybe even a little bit about yourself and the pics. We’ll be collecting reader photos over the next 24 hours and compiling them into a glorious gallery of iPhone Launch Party awesomeness.

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iPhone 4S Launch Is Historical Event, Woz Says

iPhone 4S Launch Is Historical Event, Woz Says

Woz is first in line for an iPhone 4S at Apple's Los Gatos store. Here he is surrounded by a group of drunken knights from England, according to our stringer Mike Elgan.

Lots of people are asking why Woz, Apple’s cofounder and still Apple employee number 1, is first in line to buy an iPhone 4S on Friday morning.

I just caught him on the local news, and he has a very good reason.

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Woz Is Waiting In Line For iPhone 4S [Here's The Pic]

Woz Is Waiting In Line For iPhone 4S [Here's The Pic]

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak is already in line for his iPhone 4S. According to Woz’s Twitter account, he’s first in line at the Los Gatos Apple store.

“The long wait begins,” Woz tweeted, “I’m first in line. The guy ahead was on the wrong side and he’s pissed.”

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Couple To Celebrate Steve Jobs Day By Getting Married At Apple Store

Couple To Celebrate Steve Jobs Day By Getting Married At Apple Store

To celebrate Steve Jobs Day this Friday, Erica Montelongo and Gunter Zieber are getting married at their local Apple Store.

“Gunter admired Steve Jobs and this is how he wanted to celebrate Steve Jobs Day,” said Montelongo, 34. “And when you add in Tiffany and Co., how could a girl say no?”

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How Did Tim Cook Do Today? [Opinion]

How Did Tim Cook Do Today? [Opinion]

How do you follow an act like Steve Jobs, the best presenter in the business?

The answer is you can’t, and you shouldn’t even try.

Tim Cook should be given credit for that, even if his performance at the iPhone 4S launch today was subdued and low-key.

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