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AT&T Flips The LTE Switch On For St. Louis, Expands Staten Island, NY Coverage

AT&T Flips The LTE Switch On For St. Louis, Expands Staten Island, NY Coverage
AT&T customers living in St. Louis have just had their LTE jetpacks filled and should be able to start flying through downloads and web pages — not to mention battery life. Along with St. Louis, Staten Island, NY was added to the AT&T LTE club with 4G LTE being expanded to the 5 boroughs. AT&T is certainly playing LTE catch up and while the rollout may seem like it’s running at a turtle’s pace, AT&T has already pushed out LTE to five of the twelve promised markets. Those remaining include:

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New Yorkers Can Stream Live TV To Their iPads With Aereo

New Yorkers Can Stream Live TV To Their iPads With Aereo

Each Aereo customer is assigned their own tiny antenna

Aereo is a great service for denizens of New York City. For $12 per month, you get to stream local live TV direct to your iPad, iPhone, Roku box, Apple TV, or just about anything with an internet connection. It’s simple, it does nothing but relay the free-to-air channels already available to any New Yorker, and of course the TV companies are already trying to shut it down.

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Customer Sues Apple For $1 Million After Breaking Nose On Glass Door

Customer Sues Apple For $1 Million After Breaking Nose On Glass Door

Both the front and rear of Apple's Manhasset store feature glass walls and doors.

Apple is being sued by an 83-year-old lady who broke her nose on a glass door while visiting its retail store in Manhasset, New York. Evelyn Paswall wants $75,000 in medical expenses, in addition to punitive damages for negligence totaling $1 million.

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Apple’s Next Retail Store Will Be Almost Entirely Transparent

Apple’s Next Retail Store Will Be Almost Entirely Transparent

It seems the refurbishment to Apple’s Fifth Avenue retail store in New York City may have been a practice run for something a little more elaborate. Take a look at the picture above; that’s a new Apple retail store that’s coming to France and it’ll be almost entirely transparent.

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Apple Announces January 19th Education Event In New York City

Apple Announces January 19th Education Event In New York City

Well looky here! Turns out the rumors are true and Apple really will be hosting an Education Event in New York City on January 19th. There are no details on what Apple will actually announce at the event, but our guess is it will involves textbooks on the iPad.

The event will be taking place at the iconic Guggenheim muesum, though no information was given on who will be the main speaker.

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Check Out The Insanely Huge Crowd That Showed Up For Apple’s Grand Central Opening [Photo]

Check Out The Insanely Huge Crowd That Showed Up For Apple’s Grand Central Opening [Photo]

Holy crap. Check out this photograph of all the people who queued up for the opening of Apple’s new Grand Central Terminal location, as photographed by Fortune’s Philip Elmer-DeWitt. You’d think this was an iPhone 5 launch!

Also interesting to me: look at the number of Apple Geniuses on hand. Most stores would be lucky to have that many customers at once, let alone need that number of employees to handle their customer base.

Check Out This Video Walkthrough Of Apple’s Huge New Grand Central Location

We’ve seen a lot of images of the inside of the new Grand Central Terminal Apple Store ahead of its Friday grand opening scheduled for 10AM, but up until I saw this three-minute YouTube video walking through it, I had no idea just how big the space was.

It’s just huge. I suppose it would have to be, given the amount of traffic this store is going to get, but even so, it’s going to take the average person at least a few minutes to walk from one end to the other.

Apple’s New Grand Central Store Looks Awesome Inside — Here’s More Pictures! [Gallery]

Apple’s New Grand Central Store Looks Awesome Inside — Here’s More Pictures! [Gallery]

Image courtesy of jennydeluxe on Instagram

We published a couple images of the inside of Apple’s new Grand Central store in New York yesterday, which is due to open on Friday, December 9. Plenty more images are set to surface later on today, with media entering the store for the first time at 10 AM local time.

However, someone with a camera seems to have already gained entry, because we now have even more photos of this terrific store.

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New Grand Central Apple Store To Open At 7 AM For Early Commuters

New Grand Central Apple Store To Open At 7 AM For Early Commuters

Apple’s new store in Grand Central Terminal is set to open its doors this Friday, December 9, and the company has added a new page to the retail section of its website that provides some information on the new store. In addition to its official address, the page also reveals that the store will open at 7 AM Monday to Friday to accommodate early commuters.

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Apple Paid Peanuts For Its New Grand Central Store Space, Which Will Open Next Week [Rumor]

Apple Paid Peanuts For Its New Grand Central Store Space, Which Will Open Next Week [Rumor]

Courtesy 9to5Mac.com

Apple’s new retail store set in the heart of New York’s Grand Central station is set to open its doors next week, according to a report from the New York Post. And thanks to Apple’s infamous negotiation skills, the Cupertino company paid peanuts for the lease.

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