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Topic # 23333 25-Jun-2008 20:22
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  Reply # 140576 25-Jun-2008 20:26
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I'm not going - but it sure feels good being on the International Date Line...

[Imagines getting one and calling a fanatic in the US, rubbing it in...]




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  Reply # 140580 25-Jun-2008 20:35
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Hopefully vf will have worked out how much to charge by then, I mean seriously how long can it take?????

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  Reply # 140627 26-Jun-2008 06:53
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Man I'll TOTALLY be there! :)
Just wish I could get some solid info for a change though! Seems logical that they's have a midnight launch!

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  Reply # 140796 27-Jun-2008 00:50
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I have better things to do, such as running into rusty nails or putting a fork into an electrical socket.

But if I was buying one, i'd be there.

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  Reply # 140815 27-Jun-2008 08:31
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I'd be surprised if there are queues at all

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Reply # 140816 27-Jun-2008 08:34
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gehenna: I'd be surprised if there are queues at all


Shows how out of touch you are!!

I am booking the 11th for a day off work now!!



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  Reply # 140819 27-Jun-2008 08:37
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gehenna: I'd be surprised if there are queues at all


I think you'll find that companies like Xero will milk this opportunity for all it's worth - especially considering there's a Vodafone store across the road from the Xero HQ in Wellington.  Xero recently launched their mobile app and would be silly not to try to tap into the hype surrounding the launch - Especially after Rod was interviewed on TV3 news the other week when the 3G iPhone was announced.  I don't think there will be mass hysteria, but I do think key stores in the main centers will have queues.




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  Reply # 140822 27-Jun-2008 08:51
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johnr:
gehenna: I'd be surprised if there are queues at all


Shows how out of touch you are!!

I am booking the 11th for a day off work now!!

What does a day off work cost you, and is that extra cost worth getting an iPhone a few hours/days earlier?!







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  Reply # 140823 27-Jun-2008 08:51

Hi all, yes we're doing some special stuff around the launch and around being first in the world. I'm getting calls from places like London and LA about availability, whether they can buy a suitcase full and that kind of thing.

We're not going to have millions of them so there will be issues around supply ...

And the price will be nice. Laughing

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Reply # 140824 27-Jun-2008 08:53
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tonyhughes:
johnr:
gehenna: I'd be surprised if there are queues at all


Shows how out of touch you are!!

I am booking the 11th for a day off work now!!

What does a day off work cost you, and is that extra cost worth getting an iPhone a few hours/days earlier?!


Cost to me $0

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  Reply # 140825 27-Jun-2008 08:56
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PaulBrislen: Hi all, yes we're doing some special stuff around the launch and around being first in the world. I'm getting calls from places like London and LA about availability, whether they can buy a suitcase full and that kind of thing.

We're not going to have millions of them so there will be issues around supply ...

And the price will be nice. Laughing

Cheers

Paul


Paul, any indication yet as to when the pricing will be released?

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  Reply # 140826 27-Jun-2008 08:57

Absolutely not.

soon... very soon.

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Reply # 140827 27-Jun-2008 08:59
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Paul, any indication yet as to when the pricing will be released?


Indication before July 12th 2008

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  Reply # 140829 27-Jun-2008 09:01
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PaulBrislen: Absolutely not.

soon... very soon.

Sealed


Go on Paul tell us, we promise we won't tell anyone.....Innocent

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  Reply # 140830 27-Jun-2008 09:06

Sure.

Actually...

Oh, all right.

No, wait...

ah, the pressure's killing me. Yell

I'll stop now. I like my job.




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