Apple’s Online Store Down Ahead of Today’s iPhone 7 Event

Apple’s online storefront has been taken offline this morning, less than six hours prior to the company’s upcoming “See You on the 7th” media event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, where Tim Cook and other senior executives are expected to announce the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, second-generation Apple Watch, new Beats products, and possibly other updates.apple-store-down-sep-2016

Apple will provide a live stream (spoiler free) of the keynote on the Apple TV and on iOS and Mac devices through its website, starting at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time. MacRumors will also have full coverage of the event, with a live blog on our front page at MacRumors.com and updates in 140 characters or less through our @MacRumorsLive account on Twitter. Last week, we outlined what to expect at the event.

We’ll also have specific coverage of today’s announcements in separate news stories, andour community forums are a great place for readers to discuss the announcements before, during, and after the event. Be sure to keep tabs on the iPhone and Apple Watchsections in particular for the latest discussions.