Retailer promises new iPads in stock
Famous London retailer Harrods is launching a new Technology department on March 16th that will include an Apple Shop, a Twitter post confirms. The company is moreover promising to have new iPads in stock, although sales will only begin at 10AM. Apple's own launch time is 8AM.
iPad 3 gets tentative ship date
Among the flurry of rumors surrounding the next iPad is a new claim emerging from retail. The tip to 9to5 had Apple's retail stores getting ready for a "big Apple Store event" peaking on March 16. With talk of a Harrods store-in-a-store and a new Houston store due to open the same day, it's considered probable that March 16 is the street date for the tablet.
Harrods to get BlackBerry P'9981 in 2011 for $2K
RIM's high-style Porsche Design BlackBerry P'9981 has just received shipping details. It will arrive in the UK in Harrods department stores before year's end, with a steep price of £1,275 (about $2,000 at current conversion rates). This is, however, contract-free and buyers have to bring their own SIM cards.