Apple is going to be having a promotional event at all of its stores from 10:20 PM to 1:00 AM called 100 Minutes To Jaguar. The stores will be closing at their normal times, and will reopen at 10:20 PM, 100 minutes before midnight. At midnight, each store will begin selling copies of Jaguar with the stores staying open until 1:00 AM. Check with your local Apple Store for details. From Apple:
All across the nation, Apple dealers and resellers are gearing up for the launch of Mac OS X v10.2 Jaguar. Some begin Friday night, Aug 23, at 10:20 PM. Others take place that weekend, and in the weeks to come -- ask your local dealer.
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You can also find Appleis 100 Minutes To Jaguar information page at its Web site.
Spin: This should be a much more lively affair than the various groups of Lemmings lining up to buy Windows 95 at midnight, back in 1995. Thatis surely a matter of opinion, but weill stick by it.