Best Buy first outsider to get iPhone

Summary:Best Buy will begin selling the iPhone on 7 September making them the first independent retailer to sell the device. Currently the iPhone 3G is only sold at Apple and AT&T retail stores.

Best Buy first outsider to get iPhone
Best Buy will begin selling the iPhone on 7 September making them the first independent retailer to sell the device. Currently the iPhone 3G is only sold at Apple and AT&T retail stores.

The announcement gives Minneapolis-based Best Buy Co. the rights to sell the iPhone in its 970 full-size stores and 16 smaller Best Buy Mobile stores. Best Buy currently sells Macs and iPods.

Topics: Mobility, Hardware, iPhone

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Jason D. O'Grady developed an affinity for Apple computers after using the original Lisa, and this affinity turned into a bona-fide obsession when he got the original 128 KB Macintosh in 1984. He started writing one of the first Web sites about Apple (O'Grady's PowerPage) in 1995 and is considered to be one of the fathers of blogging.... Full Bio

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