Silverman: Shopping for an iPhone 14 Pro or Pro Max? Here are tips for finding one.

Silverman: Shopping for an iPhone 14 Pro or Pro Max? Here are tips for finding one.

A friend recently started shopping for a new iPhone, and she was on a deadline. She wanted to replace her 4-year-old iPhone XR with an iPhone 14 Pro -- that would arrive before she hopped a plane for a holiday vacation in Spain. Like many longtime iPhone owners, she prefers to buy her handset directly from Apple. But this time, when she went looking for an iPhone 14 Pro online or in the company’s stores, the cupboard was bare, at …