The line to get the new iPhone

Call me boring, if you want. I have a hard time feeling so strongly about any piece of new technology (the new iPhone 3G included) to stand in line for hours, to get a chance to buy it.

Friday, we saw the line shown in this photo outside the Apple Store in Palo Alto. Saturday, we saw a comparable line outside the Apple Store in San Francisco by Market Street…

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  1. I can see standing in line for an iPhone (not that I would, I can wait for shipping), I cannot see standing in line for a horribly overpriced Cingular contract. Consumers need to make a stand and say no to the ridiculous idea of signing a multi-month and in some cases, multi-year, contract for a utility service.

  2. Good point, Terry! I still wouldn’t stand in line for an iPhone, either. I agree with you that doing so for a Cingular contract makes even less sense… I wish Apple would get themselves out of that deal with AT&T. I have nothing against Apple, but I am not impressed with AT&T at all.