Apple Stores confirmed
MacNN reports that Apple has officially announced their new Apple storefront throughout the US. The first store is going to open its doors on May 19th. in McLean Viginia (sounds like a tiny village to me).
Apple at E3: small
MacCentral notes that while Apple's presence at E3 will be small, it's still going to happen. They sort of have to after boasting speeches like "We're going to make the Mac the best gaming platform in the world" (or similar).