Yes, for New Yorkers this IS the Jesusphone. The fabled Verizon iPhone will now be taking over Manhattan this year like tapas restaurants started taking over (inexplicably) in 2004 - which, I mean, really, what's the appeal of "small plates"? I'm hungry, why would I be excited about small plates? Oh yeah, 'cause you can get a lot of small plates, fine I get it now...
From the New York Post:
"This was an exciting day. In just our first two hours, we had already sold more phones than any first-day launch in our history," Verizon Wireless president and CEO Dan Mead said. "And, when you consider these initial orders were placed between the hours of 3:00am and 5:00am [local time], it is an incredible success story."
Sorry BlackBerry, go make your peace with whatever Canadian god you pray to when your charge is running low.
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