According to Associated Press, Apple will be rolling out iBeacon technology in its retail stores today.
Apple rolling out iBeacon technology in Retail Stores today; updates Apple Store app for In-Store Notifications
Many Apple Stores in the U.S. and Canada would be opening early on Black Friday, November 29th in anticipation of more than usual customers looking to buy the products Apple puts on discount. Select stores in the U.S. would be opening from 6 AM, and similarly some stores in Canada are opening at 7 AM.
America has 50 beautiful states, but a handful are prettier than the rest. What makes them so seductive? A complete lack of sales tax. That’s right, if you see something on a store shelf that costs $599, then it costs $599, not $599 + 8.25% or whatever it is you pay in your state. According to ABC News, employees at Apple’s Delaware store love to boast about this fact. Located in the Christiana Mall, employees say buses full of shoppers, often from New York and New Jersey, come to buy tens or even hundreds of iPhones that then get resold in other markets.
Planning to buy the new iPad Air? You will be able to get one from Apple’s Retail Store at 8:00 am on November 1st.