People are lining up for an iPhone 6 that doesn’t exist yet

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Some people collect coins, others collect stamps, and then there’s a set of individuals who line up super early for the latest iPhone every year. That’s normally a few days before Apple’s latest smartphone is due to go on sale, but this year it’s happening already. Apple’s iPhone 6 unveiling isn’t expected until next Tuesday, but there’s already people lining up outside the flagship New York City store. That might sound insane, but the first couple were paid $1,250 by two others to secure the top spots weeks in advance. CNBC reports that at least one person has made around $7,000 waiting in line previously, a process that has clearly transformed from enthusiasm into a business for some.

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