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  • New York schools go Google with Apps announcement

    Over three million K-12 students in New York State will now have access to the same collaborative suite of online apps that many businesses use.

    Google (GOOG) has now enabled schools in five different states to use Google Apps in their education departments, statewide.  New York was added to the list today.  Those three million students in New York State will be able to send and receive e-mail, share calendars and documents and MORE

    - Oct 5, 2010 2:13 PM ET
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  • Inside Apple's new New York City store

    A sneak peek at Manhattan's fourth Apple Store, set to open Saturday Nov. 14

    The Upper West Side, that bastion of liberal thinking and discretionary spending nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River on the island of Manhattan, is finally getting its own Apple Store.

    The retail outlet -- Apple's 279th and the city's fourth -- is scheduled to open Saturday morning. On Thursday, the press got an early tour of MORE

    - Nov 12, 2009 11:04 AM ET
  • Lines form for the new iPhone in New York and Tokyo

    Here are two postcards from the front lines of the smartphone wars.

    The first, at right, shows three college students from Monclair, N.J. -- Matt Dodd, 18, Sam Epstein,18, and Keith Hobin, 19 -- huddled under borrowed umbrellas in front of Apple's (AAPL) flagship New York Fifth Avenue store to buy the latest in multitouch cellular technology.

    They arrived at 7 a.m. EDT, 24 hours before Apple is scheduled to begin selling MORE

    - Jun 18, 2009 3:14 PM ET
  • New NYC Apple store draws crowd of 1,600

    Rumors -- later proved false -- that Apple's (AAPL) newest retail outlet in Manhattan was going to open at 6 a.m. and give free MacBooks to the first people in line drew a huge crowd on Friday. Early arrivals braved snow flurries and freezing temperatures for up to 14 hours.

    By the time the store finally opened, as scheduled, at 6 p.m., the crowd had swelled to more than 1,600, as MORE

    - Dec 10, 2007 12:08 PM ET
  • Inside Apple's meatpacking store

    With its third retail outlet in Manhattan set to open tomorrow, Apple (AAPL) gave the New York press a preview this morning of what it bills as the metropolitan area's largest Apple Store.

    The renovated 1920's building sits at the corner of 14th Street and 9th Avenue, on the border of Chelsea and New York City's meatpacking district.

    It's a lovely spot, across a little triangular park from the Old Homestead Steakhouse MORE

    - Dec 6, 2007 2:28 PM ET
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