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Master Geek


  # 358365 29-Jul-2010 13:42
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OMG, just right then my inbox went ding and it was email from Apple, this is it I thought...

Nope, just some spam about the new imac

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Ultimate Geek


  # 358369 29-Jul-2010 13:49
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Magnum Mac just told me they couldn't confirm whether they'd have any iPhone 4's tomorrow morning or not. They suggested keeping an eye on the Apple NZ site for a list of resellers.


 
 
 
 


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Geek


  # 358405 29-Jul-2010 14:25
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Uber Geek
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  # 358409 29-Jul-2010 14:31
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neil21: It could be worse..
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/07/28/iphone_switzerland/ 

At least the Swiss know where they/to stand.

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Master Geek


  # 358410 29-Jul-2010 14:31
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neil21: It could be worse..

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/07/28/iphone_switzerland/ 


Not really, at least they know. And its not all stores, hell just take your mother or something if you cant find a girl to go with

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Ultimate Geek

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  # 358413 29-Jul-2010 14:34
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And what to wear. If I need new heels then I need to buy them tonight!

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Master Geek


  # 358416 29-Jul-2010 14:37
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Well someone managed to piss vodafone moderators enough that they locked the threads related to iPhone.

I can't see why is it so hard for someone to just say:"Unfortunately we cannot announce any further details, contrary to what we said in our last email. We're sorry and will let you know the latest information when we are allowed to. Thank you for your patience and support."

At least that will keep potential customers happy. Oh wells...

 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 358417 29-Jul-2010 14:38
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Where did you see that kind of apology?

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Master Geek


  # 358419 29-Jul-2010 14:40
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I, for one, will be watching the 6 o'clock news tonight - i don't normally - but something tells me the media will be ahold of all the bitching us geeks have been doing - and may have made an awkward call to VFNZ - that or VFNZ may announce something - just a thought.

what really grates with me, is that VFNZ sent that email dated 16 july saying they would be in touch and announce pricing next week - fail

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Master Geek


  # 358421 29-Jul-2010 14:40
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Interesting bit of info over on iphonewzealand from Kiwi031

http://www.iphonewzealand.co.nz/2010/all/nz-iphone-4-pricing-announced-july-30th-launch-confirmed/comment-page-14/#comment-4014


As of right now, nothing is 100% for sure, but I am fearing a worst case scenario I’ve been told of may be about to materialise: This is that NZ stock is the in the high-hundreds/low thousands, and will be at Voda Official Retail Locations to begin with (to On-Account only) of which there are 9 in NZ (Voda Lambton Qy is the one in Wgtn). Voda dealers like MagnumMac, MobileFirst etc will not be getting them initially. Nor will Apple Multi-Sellers like DSE, Harveys etc. Tthere has been no talk/confirmation/reports of stock being delivered to the Dealers or Multi-Sellers. And I’d know. So this is why I am a affraid of this scenario playing out 
Second scenario is that 31 Locations around NZ will be getting them. But I don’t know who they are. Obviously Voda and perhaps their dealers and MagnumMacs and DSE’s and the like? No idea.

It’s going to be a scramble for information starting about midnight tonight and peaking at 9.00am tomorrow. At 9.00am tomorrow retailers who have them will know about and will be able to tell you about it. My sources and I are concerned about very little news of stock shipments going around to retailers. Roll outs, IDU setups and promo material goes up tonight at end of trade and only by store Mgmt and Apple, Voda reps in the stores that will carry them. So my advice is to drive around your local shops and see if there’s action in their shop windows after closing tonight.

Oh and I do feel a little bad for Vodafone, because it’s not them keeping the info under wraps, its Apple. This is what happened with the iPad and the iP4 roll-out, so far, appears nearly identical.



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Uber Geek
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  # 358422 29-Jul-2010 14:40
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UrbanGrafix: Where did you see that kind of apology?

Telecom XT have been doing a lot of apologising recently. They haven't minced their words.

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  # 358425 29-Jul-2010 14:42
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nudge: I, for one, will be watching the 6 o'clock news tonight - i don't normally - but something tells me the media will be ahold of all the bitching us geeks have been doing - and may have made an awkward call to VFNZ - that or VFNZ may announce something - just a thought.

what really grates with me, is that VFNZ sent that email dated 16 july saying they would be in touch and announce pricing next week - fail

Campbell Live maybe?

Although VF probably has that attitude "any publicity is good"

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Master Geek


  # 358428 29-Jul-2010 14:44
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PIERCD: Interesting bit of info over on iphonewzealand from Kiwi031

http://www.iphonewzealand.co.nz/2010/all/nz-iphone-4-pricing-announced-july-30th-launch-confirmed/comment-page-14/#comment-4014


I would cut and paste...but it comes out white and dont know how to change it lol


 

Arghh I hope that is not true, I need one before I go to the USA as it is going to be my gps unit etc lol

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Master Geek


  # 358429 29-Jul-2010 14:44
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Apparently Paul Brislen is off filming a trout fishing commercial apoligizing to VFNZ customers for being such a failure.

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Master Geek


  # 358430 29-Jul-2010 14:45
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just to lighten the mod....

A SQL query walks into a bar. He approaches two tables and says, "Mind if I join you?


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