Gang of Red Cap Scalpers Crushes Shanghai Apple Store for iPhone 4S Launch (video!)

January 12, 2012 | by:    | Apple |

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OMFG. Huge lines for the iPhone 4S are seen at all five Apple stores in China, and in the Beijing Apple store, we see hundreds of queuers with red caps getting ready to buy the iPhone 4S to resell later at a profit. A lot of photos and video after the break.
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  Foxconn Doubles Zhengzhou Factory Size to Produce More iPhones

December 27, 2011 | by:    | Apple Foxconn's Hell Factory |

Central China’s Henan province plans to build the world’s largest manufacturing base for smart phones starting next year. The base will be centered on the Foxconn Science Park in Zhengzhou, provincial capital of Henan.

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  Unibody MacBook Air Knockoff Review

December 6, 2011 | by:    | Apple Knockoffs |

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Chinese knockoff makers gets into the super-thin notebook game in a big way with the $499 AirBook. We’ve played around with it for a while now and can say that it looks very similar to Apple’s MacBook Air, and it’s very cheap. Unfortunately being cheap comes at a price.
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  Turn Your iPad Into Apple I, Apple II (with video!)

November 30, 2011 | by:    | Apple |

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Have you always wanted to own a fully assembled Apple I computer or an all-time classic Apple II? Did you miss the chance to buy a super rare Apple I computer at the recent Christie’s auction? Fret not! You can now turn back the hands of time with the iStation and make your iPad look like an Apple I or Apple II!

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You need to watch these two videos first, an ad and a guide.

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  iPhone 4S Finally Receives Network Access License in China?

November 21, 2011 | by:    | Apple CHINA TECH |

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As we know, China Unicom is expecting to offer its customers the new iPhone 4S at some point later this year, and now it appears that it has just comes a little closer to reality and we could see the iPhone 4S making its debut in China in the not too distant future.

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  Hong Kong Apple Store: Everything You Need to Know.

October 1, 2011 | by:    | Apple CHINA TECH |

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From the realm of sci-fi to Steve Jobs’ glass staircase: The Hong Kong Apple Store is official. Where is it? What does it look like? How will the store affect the city’s “gray market” for Apple products?
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  This Could Be the Design of the New “Entry-level” iPhone

August 11, 2011 | by:    | Apple Knockoffs |

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While the entire world of Apple fanboys are looking for any clues as to what the next must-have Apple iPhone will look like, the Chinese counterfeiters are already spawning fake devices based on those “iPhone 5″ case designs that have recently been circulating on the web. These “evil” counterfeiters have produced the “iPhone 5″ before Apple officially release it, and surprisingly, there’s one particular device, sports a taped edge design that was revealed by those case leaks. It is advertised as an “iPhone 5″ in mainland China, and Jesus Diaz of tech site Gizmodo has already confirmed he believes this to be the next design, with so much conviction he’s publicly stated he’ll wax his entire body and go vegetarian for a month if it isn’t. Well, we heard his words, and we decided to get some hands-on experience on this alleged iPhone 5 clone, to check out if it really sports the design of the iPhone 5. Here’s our full review, so read on to find out!
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  Flying Smuggled iPad In The Air (Video)

August 6, 2011 | by:    | Apple CHINA TECH |

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lt looks like smuggling Apple’s prouduct to China has been more exciting then ever, with some Hollywood movie’s plot added! Hong Kong and Chinese customs have cracked an audacious smuggling operation that saw Apple goods ferried along a long cable straddling the border.
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  White Aluminum Keyboard Case for iPad 2

July 25, 2011 | by:    | Apple CHINA TECH |

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We love the Aluminum Keyboard Buddy Case for iPad 2. It’s an interesting accessory that doesn’t just protect your iPad screen, but also has a Bluetooth keyboard. It is something that may turn your iPad into a “MacBook Air”.

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  Turn Your iPad 2 Into A “MacBook Air” (with video!)

July 5, 2011 | by:    | Apple CHINA TECH |

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Still dreaming for a notebook form factor device that runs iOS? Apple’s MacBook Air with Lion may be a good idea, but there’s never been a better time to turn your iPad 2 into a notebook with just an accessory. Introducing the Aluminum Keyboard Case — a highly portable Bluetooth keyboard for use with an iPad 2, and acts as a case which protects the screen and sides of the iPad. It’s a phenomenal product, so we are pretty sure you would be interested on what does the thing feel like, and how’s that keyboard. And more importantly, how does it look like a MacBook Air? We have the answers to those questions — and many more — in our full review, so read on to find out!

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