Apple Unveils New York Glass Cube

Workers began peeling away the plastic covering that has been hiding the glass cube entrance for the new New York flag ship Apple Store on Wednesday night. By about 11:00 p.m. eastern time, most of the plastic had been removed, and bystanders could clearly see a large white Apple logo suspended in the center of the cube. ifo AppleStore has a full report on the process along with a series of pictures.

The official grand opening will be on Friday, May 19, but Apple is hosting a special media event today.