The Apple Store has been updated with a new promotion that offers US$25 off a $249 purchase for new accounts. “This offer is valid only on new registration accounts created between December 3, 2002 and December 16, 2002. Accounts created before December 3, 2002, do not qualify for this special offer,” states a posting on the Apple Store. The discount is good for $25 off your next purchase of $249, and must be used by December 31, 2002.