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What you need to know

  • The Apple store is down ahead of its April 'Spring Loaded' event.
  • Apple is expected to debut a bunch of new products later today.

As is expected, the Apple Store has gone down ahead of today's April Apple event where the company is expected to introduce a new iPad Pro, AirTags, and possibly a new iMac.

Apple's store "front" still stands but clicking on any product or buy link yields the message "Be Right Back. We're making updates to the Apple Store. Check back soon."

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It is likely the store will come online as soon as the event later today comes to a close.

Apple announced its event last week, from that report:

Apple has officially confirmed that its April event will take place next week on Tuesday 20, where the company is expected to unveil a new iPad Pro and AirTags.

Apple's event is called "Spring loaded" and will take place on April 20 at 10 am PT.

The special event is on Tuesday, April 20, at Apple Park in Cupertino, CA. You can get all the details on

Apple's new iPad Pro is likely to include a new mini-LED display as well as an updated processor and possibly 5G. Apple's AirTags are its long-rumored tracking devices designed to work with Apple's FindMy network to help you keep track of your valuables and belongings.

For information on how to watch the event, check out our guide:

How to watch the 'Spring Loaded' Apple event