Apple's Mystery Announcement: The Spoiler!

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Date: Monday, February 1st, 1999, 00:00
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[12:40 EDT update]

Apple changed the the phone number that shows up in the URL for the Apple store from 800-795-1000 to 800-MY-APPLE.

Apple will make a Special Announcement tomorrow at 10 a.m. PDT (1 p.m. EDT) live from the Flint Center in Cupertino, CA. Apple’s Web site has a suitably vague note about the event:

Apple Interim CEO Steve Jobs will host a special Apple event in Cupertino Tuesday morning, Oct 5. Come back to this page to see the show live with QuickTime 4.

The consensus at NoBeige is that Apple is will announce a next generation iMac featuring: faster G3 processors, DVD-ROM, FireWire ports, larger screens, a more translucent case, and larger RAM and hard drives.

The PowerPage has entertained several conspiracy theories over the past weeks about “what else” Apple may have up it’s sleeve for tomorrow’s announcement. Here are some options: