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Fancy a flutter? How many iPhones will be sold today?

I had a note in from the CEO Mickey Richardson and the team at Bookmaker.com, one of the leading North American betting firms, regarding the odds for the number of iPhones to be sold today. Here’s what they reckon: (The +/- Indicates the Return on the Wager. The percentage is the likelihood that response will […]

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MIR Show – we chat to Jeb Brilliant

We caught Jeb Brilliant of A Brilliant Blog during the show and I pointed the camera at him to find out what he thought of iPhones, Nokia’s latest and what equipment he was sporting. Here’s the video: Quick Chat with Jeb Brilliant from Mobile Industry Review on Vimeo.

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1m iPhones sold over launch weekend

A quick strawpoll of friends may suggest that the hype about the iPhone 3G is overrated. Comments such as “meh, I’ll probably wait” or “My blackberry has Wi-Fi now, why would I need an iPhone” have come back from 3 out of four friends questioned. That said, I think my friends might be in the […]

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Stop! The Apple Store can’t sell iPhones!

Alrighty, Whatley here – I just got a call from our man on the street, Dan Lane – (that’ll be the new version of Nokia PC Suite) Bless Dan… I almost feel sorry for him. After hearing that the Apple Store might have some iPhones to sell – our hero decamped to Regent Street to […]

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Run! The Apple Store might have iPhones!

The hysteria is truly here. From the young chap Jonathan observed getting nailed by his bosses for standing in the iPhone queue, to our very own Dan Lane, currently dashing across Oxford Street from SMS Text News Towers because a rumour he picked up states the Apple Store has iPhones in stock.??Ruuuuuuuuuun!??When the gadgetlust picks […]

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I have ordered 9 iPhones

…well so far. Possibly. Yes that’s right, the usual launch day farce: 0700: E-mail customers announcing you open for business in 1hr. 0800: Don’t open. 0815: Open. 0845: Slow to a crawl before completing a transaction. 0910: Switch to ‘failover’ plain-styled registration page. 0920: Error on submission of the order. 0922: Don’t bother erroring, just […]