A major technology company is joining forces with a conservation group to help protect thousands of acres of forest in Brunswick County.
The new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C hit stores this morning, and so did eager buyers.
Verizon Wireless on South College Road in Wilmington had iPhone fans all day.
More permits are being issued for Apple Inc., which has a data center in the North Carolina town of Maiden.
Apple says the idea that iPhones store their users' locations is based on a misunderstanding of how the phones help determine where they are.