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Topic # 99271 15-Mar-2012 17:59 Send private message

The headings says it all. Presumably because they are updating it for the new iPad:

http://store.apple.com/nz

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  Reply # 595760 15-Mar-2012 18:18 Send private message

Incredible in this age they still take a website down to add new products...







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  Reply # 595761 15-Mar-2012 18:23 Send private message

freitasm: Incredible in this age they still take a website down to add new products...




Adds to the mystique though ..... All part of the plan.  

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  Reply # 595764 15-Mar-2012 18:50 Send private message

Classic apple :P Create fake hype LOL





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  Reply # 595769 15-Mar-2012 18:57 Send private message

freitasm: Incredible in this age they still take a website down to add new products...



I'm sure it's not a technical requirement.  It's marketing.  And it works. 

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  Reply # 595772 15-Mar-2012 19:02 Send private message

gehenna:
freitasm: Incredible in this age they still take a website down to add new products...



I'm sure it's not a technical requirement.  It's marketing.  And it works. 


This thread is all the proof you need that it works.. site goes down, people post about it..

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  Reply # 595775 15-Mar-2012 19:03 Send private message

garvani:
gehenna:
freitasm: Incredible in this age they still take a website down to add new products...



I'm sure it's not a technical requirement.  It's marketing.  And it works. 


This thread is all the proof you need that it works.. site goes down, people post about it..


Bingo 

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  Reply # 595780 15-Mar-2012 19:11 Send private message

and its up again.. still no pricing etc

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  Reply # 595808 15-Mar-2012 20:30 Send private message

garvani: and its up again.. still no pricing etc


Are you sure... It doesn't appear to be back up for me yet?

I first noticed the Store down for updating at 5:00pm, I haven't seen it up again since then.

Also, it's worldwide.  i.e.. Australian and US Stores are also down for updates.  

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  Reply # 595811 15-Mar-2012 20:35 Send private message

KoolKiwiNZ:
garvani: and its up again.. still no pricing etc


Are you sure... It doesn't appear to be back up for me yet?

I first noticed the Store down for updating at 5:00pm, I haven't seen it up again since then.

Also, it's worldwide.  i.e.. Australian and US Stores are also down for updates.  


Yep, it's still down. 

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  Reply # 595822 15-Mar-2012 20:53 Send private message

Yeah sorry, had some weird caching issue happening. It's quite a long downtime! Surely they could have had it ready so the downtime would be minimal

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  Reply # 595824 15-Mar-2012 20:54 Send private message

Seems to be up now though.

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  Reply # 595825 15-Mar-2012 20:55 Send private message

OK, it's back up now.

But can't see any changes in the NZ Store?

AU & US have the new iPad's listed - unless they were there before? 

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  Reply # 595826 15-Mar-2012 20:57 Send private message

KoolKiwiNZ: OK, it's back up now.

But can't see any changes in the NZ Store?

AU & US have the new iPad's listed - unless they were there before? 



It appears they are selling the newly announced  Apple TV that does 1080p video. 

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  Reply # 595828 15-Mar-2012 20:59 Send private message

surfisup1000:
KoolKiwiNZ: OK, it's back up now.

But can't see any changes in the NZ Store?

AU & US have the new iPad's listed - unless they were there before? 



It appears they are selling the newly announced  Apple TV that does 1080p video. 


They have been there for a week - I preordered Apple TV (3rd Gen) last Thursday. 

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  Reply # 595830 15-Mar-2012 21:00 Send private message

JonoNZ:
surfisup1000:
KoolKiwiNZ: OK, it's back up now.

But can't see any changes in the NZ Store?

AU & US have the new iPad's listed - unless they were there before? 



It appears they are selling the newly announced  Apple TV that does 1080p video. 


They have been there for a week - I preordered Apple TV (3rd Gen) last Thursday. 




Do you have it yet?  

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