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Apple Watch May Soon Let You Shop From The Apple Store
There are apps available right now for people who want to shop using the Apple Watch, as one tech reviewer found out as he accidently purchased an Xbox One while filming an Apple Watch demo. Aside from Amazon, Target is yet another major retailer that lets people purchase stuff using their smartwatch. A new report claims that Apple’s first smartwatch may soon allow you to purchase products from the Apple […]

Apple Watch Retail Stock Expected To Be Limited At Launch
Apple is going to start accepting pre-orders for the Apple Watch on April 10th. That’s also the day when it will allow people to head over to its retail stores and try the wearable device on for 15 minutes. There have already been reports about manufacturing issues which could bring about supply shortages. A report published today claims that in-store inventory is expected to be very limited on launch day.

Purported Apple Store Kit For Testing In-Ear Headphones Seen In Leaked Photo
It was reported recently that Apple Stores might soon allow customers to test in-ear headphones before they purchase them. Apple will have to come up with a solution which ensures that customers don’t feel uncomfortable when testing in-ear headphones, because obviously the process has a tendency of getting unsanitary, so customers need to be shielded from that. A picture has been leaked online which shows the purported kit Apple will […]

You Will Get 15 Minutes To Play With The Apple Watch
The Apple Watch is the first truly “new” product that is coming to the company’s stores in quite a long time. Naturally Apple has to make some adjustments to the retail experience so that it can properly pitch the device to people who walk into its stores. New information suggests that the company will allow people 15 minute slots during which they can play with an Apple Watch unit before […]

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Apple’s Spring Forward Launch Sees Temporary Closure Of Apple Store
Here we are again – the standard modus operandi of Cupertino has kicked in, with Apple’s Spring Forward set to happen in just a few minutes, which means that the Apple Store would have been online for some time now – at least until the Spring Forward event is over, and the Apple Store is reopened, fully refreshed with a slew of new products. Does this mean we will be […]

Apple To Introduce 'Concierge' For Streamlining Genius Bar Appointments
Apple is reportedly going to make a major shift in the way it handles Genius Bar appointments. For those who don’t know, the company has a Genius Bar in its retail stores where technicians are on hand to help users facing problems with their devices. According to a report during the week of March 9th Apple is going to introduce a new program called “the new Concierge,” which will replace the […]

Apple Reportedly Has Three New Stores Planned For New York
Apple’s retail expansion continues at home and abroad. Recently we have been hearing about the stores that Apple is opening up in China. Its a lucrative market no doubt and Apple is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that customers head over to its stores when they want to purchase one of its products. According to a new report three new Apple Stores have been planned for New York and two […]

Apple Store Goes Back Online In Russia With Inflated Prices
We did bring you word last week on how the constantly weakening Russian ruble has resulted in constant adjustments in the Apple Store in that part of the world – which led to a shut down of its services. It looks like things have stabilized somewhat, with Apple finally opening up its Apple Store in Russia again, although they have made some rather sharp upward adjustments to the pricing of […]

Apple Intends To Build 25 More Apple Stores In China
Apple has certainly done very well for itself over the years, and this particular technology juggernaut does not look as though they are about to stop or slow down anytime soon. In fact, there is word that Apple intends to triple the total number of its stores over in China, where it would mean we now have additional detail concerning such plans. China happens to be the third largest country […]

Middle East Could Get An Apple Store
It goes without saying that an Apple product is more often than not described to be a device which costs a premium over other similarly built brands, and it is Apple’s design and marketing that seems to give it that edge, or the ‘X factor’ over its competitors. In fact, the numerous Apple Stores that have been set up across the world have more often than not been in posh […]

Apple Store Customer Complains Of Homophobic Slur On Receipt
An Apple Store customer from Portland has stepped forward to claim that he has been insulted by an Apple Store employee, as the latter had typed a homophobic slur on his receipt. Adam Catanzarite, who happens to be an HIV prevention specialist with Cascade AIDS Project, put up a snapshot of the alleged Apple Store receipt that you can see on the right, where there were the characters “f@g.com” located […]

Apple Store Revenue Declined In March
You know what they say – nothing lasts forever, although diamonds might want to dispute that. A bunch of the latest figures from Needham analyst Charlie Wolf have pointed to a decline of as much as 5% in revenue generated by Apple Stores for the month of March, which is in stark contrast to a 3% increase in sales during Christmas last year. Is this going to develop into a […]

Apple Opens 10th Retail Store In Mainland China Tomorrow
China is a very lucrative market and Apple has been working hard to get a bigger piece of the pie. It faces tough competition there, not only from its main rival Samsung, but also from local vendors who make some of the most popular and best selling smartphones in the country. Despite that, China accounted for over 15 percent of Apple’s sales last year. The company has a good momentum […]

Thieves Rob Apple Store In Berlin, Crash Car Into Front Door
It wouldn’t surprise anyone to hear that thieves prefer Apple devices. The company makes some of the most sought after devices in the world, and people are definitely willing to pay money. A number of Apple retail stores have been robbed in the past as well, the latest heist has taken place in Berlin, Germany. Thieves smashed a car into the store’s front door, grabbed whatever they could and sped […]

Apple Stores Feature Red Colored Logo For World AIDS Day
Every year, World AIDS Day is observed on December 1st, where it is meant to help draw additional awareness among the general public concerning the seemingly never ending battle against the twin terrors of HIV and AIDS. Apple has nodded towards World AIDS Day by changing the color of their Apple Store logos to red, while some of the Apple Stores also took the extra step of using existing display […]

Tim Cook Decides Against Opening Apple Retail Stores On Thanksgiving
We picked up on a rumor about a week ago that Apple might open several of its retail stores on Thanksgiving. Apparently the company’s retail marketing directors were pushing for this decision to capture the Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping fever, joining retailers like Macy’s, Sears, Kmart, WalMart and a few others who will be opening up stores on the holiday. Apple was reportedly going to open several stores in […]

Apple Store App For iPad Revealed At Last
It goes without saying that when it comes to viewing real estate, bigger tends to be a whole lot better for most of us. After all, that could be the very reason as to why phablets have started to be a whole lot more trendy than ever before, and this market segment is not showing any signs of slowing down along the way. Having said that, the Apple iPad has […]

Apple Store Goes Down Worldwide, iPad Mini With Retina Display Coming Soon?
You know that the inevitable was going to happen when Apple introduced the iPad Air as well as the iPad mini with Retina display not too long ago, and that would be the respective devices appearing on Apple’s online store in due time. Cupertino’s modus operandi works this way – the moment a particular device is about to be introduced and made available online, the whole Apple Store would be […]

First Apple Retail Store In Brazil To Open Early Next Year
Almost an year ago Apple confirmed that it would open an official retail store in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Though it didn’t exactly say when the store will be opened. Almost a year down the road there’s no official word about the progress of Brazil’s first ever Apple Retail Store. A new report suggests that the store might be opened up early next year, just in time for the 2014 […]

Apple Reportedly Expanding iPhone Trade-In Program Beyond The U.S.
It was rumored back in August that Apple was going to launch an iPhone trade-in program of its own. Third party retailers had offered such programs for quite some time, this was believed to be Tim Cook’s move to increase iPhone sales being made at the company’s own retail stores. Apple launched the program that month, allowing customers with older models to trade-in their smartphones. Up till now the program […]