Who needs a real iPhone when fake iPhone signature lines are 5 yuan per month?

Alia | March 14th, 2012 - 12:16 am
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Counterfeiting in China has apparently reached a new level. Chinese consumers, young in particular, start to buy fake “Sent from my iPhone” and “Sign in from my iPhone” signature lines – words showing up on social networks that make people believe you actually own a real iPhone.

When copycat becomes cultural norm in China: Foreign movie posters ripped off

Alia | March 3rd, 2012 - 4:32 am
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Chinese movie posters that are almost identical copies of foreign movie posters.

[UPDATED AGAIN] Conan vs Chinese talk show Da Peng: Da Peng apologized, Conan forgave.

Alia | February 29th, 2012 - 4:08 pm
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One day after Conan made fun of a Chinese talk show that ripped off his opening sequence, the host of the Chinese show fought back. Da Pend, host of the show apologized, made fun of Conan’s show and American culture and challenged Conan on getting a big enough crowd on stage in costumes.

Apple home appliance in China, The iPhone gas stove

Alia | February 28th, 2012 - 4:23 am
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On February 23, 2012, local police in Wuhan seized a warehouse of gas stoves, branded as “iPhone” with Apple’s log on. The manufacturer, as shown on the certificate, is “Apple China Co. Ltd”.

Vitasoy Milk (维他奶) knockoff in China – can you tell the difference?

Alia | March 23rd, 2011 - 1:50 am
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Vitasoy Milk (维他奶) knockoff in China – can you tell the difference?