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    iPhone 5C Pre-Orders Start at Midnight

    People check out several versions of the new iPhone 5C after Apple Inc's media event in Cupertino, California September 10, 2013. REUTERS/Stephen Lam (UNITED STATES  - Tags: BUSINESS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS TELECOMS)

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    If you can't wait one second longer to get your hands on those affordable, candy-colored new iPhone, be prepared to stay up late. Starting at midnight Pacific time tonight, the iPhone 5C will be available for preorder. The first carrier to make it available is Sprint, followed by Verizon and AT&T at 12:01 a.m. T-Mobile has yet to slot a time, but says preorders will be taken on Friday. The device, along with the higher-cost iPhone 5S will be available in stores on September 20.

    Read it at The Los Angeles Times