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The Apple Store website was shut down Tuesday ahead of the company’s Chicago press conference.
It is common for the company to take their online store offline before events, only to bring it back online during or shortly after new product announcements.
So what can we expect when the store goes live again? Apple Pencil, maybe even a new keyboard., a more affordable price
Apple’s surprise spring event is notable because of its– “Join us to hear new creative ideas for teachers and students”, read the invitation, under the headline “Let’s go on a field trip” – and its location: the event will take place at Lane Tech College Prep High School in Chicago.
There will be no live video stream, but you can follow CNET’s live blog and simulcast of live video from 30 minutes before the event kicks off at 8:00 a.m. PT. / 11 a.m. ET.
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