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Switch and bait: Apple wants us to wait in line for iPhone X so it can sell iPhone 8s

If you think you're going to get Apple's new phone by waiting in line, think again.

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Michael Simon has been covering Apple since the iPod was the iWalk. His obsession with technology goes back to his first PC—the IBM Thinkpad with the lift-up keyboard for swapping out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style tbh.