Apple Store Down! 2009 Special Music Event Nigh!

The Apple Store is down! (Sure, it's totally perfunctory at this point, but any great milestone before the main event, we have to celebrate it).

Not much point in asking what will be updated at this point (iPod touch much?), we'll see as soon as Apple execs hit the stage, no doubt with a hearty line of "your interwe

Rene Ritchie
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Rene Ritchie is one of the most respected Apple analysts in the business, reaching a combined audience of over 40 million readers a month. His YouTube channel, Vector, has over 90 thousand subscribers and 14 million views and his podcasts, including Debug, have been downloaded over 20 million times. He also regularly co-hosts MacBreak Weekly for the TWiT network and co-hosted CES Live! and Talk Mobile. Based in Montreal, Rene is a former director of product marketing, web developer, and graphic designer. He's authored several books and appeared on numerous television and radio segments to discuss Apple and the technology industry. When not working, he likes to cook, grapple, and spend time with his friends and family.

6 Comments
  • Hey Rene, the Canadian iTunes store is still up, or it was restored really quickly. I don't see anything new?
  • He means apple.com/store is down, not iTunes.
  • I was just in the app store and it was still up, unless only the apple.com store is down.
  • is there going to be a itunes update today?
  • Hey Rene, I'm standing outside of the Apple store in Chicago and it looks like it is still open. What gives?
    Hehe....
  • It's usually the apple store that is taken down, not the application store.