Apple and AT&T got so many pre-orders for the iPhone 4 that their websites crashed, causing them to suspend order taking. Some 600,000 people placed orders that first day. And a guy in Dallas, who was one of the unlucky ones whose order didn't make it into the system, is so eager to get his on June 24 when they are released that he's already camped out in front of the Apple Store. Watch the video, and check out this news report.
Jim Karpen holds a Ph.D. in literature and writing, and has a love of gizmos. His doctoral dissertation focused on the revolutionary consequences of digital technologies and anticipated some of the developments taking place in the industry today. Jim has been writing about the Internet and technology since 1994 and has been using Apple's visionary products for decades.
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