Date: Monday, February 1st, 1999, 00:00
During his Apple Expo ’99 keynote address in Paris, Steve Jobs debuted the iBook and anounced that it would begin shipping today to U.S. dealers as promised. Jobs promised the iBook will be on sale in Europe within two weeks. Jobs also announced that pre-orders have risen another 20,000 to 160,000 (not counting Japan) worldwide, up from 140,000 pre-orders announced at Seybold. Check back for tracker updates as we locate iBook stock!