New iPhones draw lines around the world

money.cnn.com Published: September 20, 2013

The new iPhones went on sale in the U.S., China and seven other countries Friday, and throngs of people lined up around the world to be among the first to snag one, reports CNN.



The crowd waiting for new iPhones is usually a mix of Apple diehards and more casual fans, plus people hoping to resell the devices for a profit.

Some people even pay line-sitters by the hour to grab an early spot.

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