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Shoppers point at the new Apple I-Phone display in the Tysons Corner... News PhotoConsumerism,Customer,E-Mail,Finance,McLean - Virginia,New,Shopping,Technology,USA,Vertical,VirginiaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPShoppers point at the new Apple I-Phone display in the Tysons Corner Mall in McLean, Virginia, 26 June 2007. The 29 June release of Apple's much-ballyhooed iPhone is expected to give a boost to the emerging, multi-purpose cellphone market and possibly even help rival 'smartphone' devices. The global market for smartphones -- devices that include telephone service, the Internet, email, music, a camera and videos -- will reach 100 million dollars this year, or 10 percent of the one billion cellphones sold worldwide, according to analyst firms Canalys and IDC. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. RICHARDS (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)