As part of a campaign against Apply by China’s state media. one Chinese law professor came up with a theory of the meaning of the bite on Apple’s logo. Chinese netizens mocked Liu’s comments and gave their own views on why China is going after Apple.
This year on its annual March 15 consumer rights show, CCTV went after Apple, but a careless mistake made by Hong Kong star Peter Ho has successfully turned Chinese consumers’ anger towards CCTV, instead of the allegedly guilty Apple.
The on-going London Olympics gives rise to probably the largest scale of lottery scams on Sina Weibo. Numerous legitimately-sounding Weibo accounts started to spread prize-for-everyone lotteries betting on China Olympic team’s gold medal counts.
Usually, the only voices heard about food safety related news in China are condemnations. Now a story of poisoned apples has Chinese netizens start to question whether the media have been doing the right thing.
In Shijiazhuang, a city 200 miles South of Beijing and capital of Hebie province, Apple stores has been ordered to take iPads off shelves. At the same time, undisclosed amount of fines are on their way, too.