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Chinese Retailers Are Already Selling The iPhone 5, But It’ll Cost You $8,600

Chinese Retailers Are Already Selling The iPhone 5, But It’ll Cost You $8,600

I wouldn’t pay $8,600 for an iPhone if it was delivered by Tim Cook himself.

We’re still a few months away from Apple’s new iPhone unveiling, but that hasn’t stopped a number of Chinese retailers from selling the device in advance. They’re using the mockup pictures that have been circulating for weeks to make a quick buck from the hotly-anticipated handset, with some asking for as much as $8,600 a piece.

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Silly People In China Are Actually Paying For “Sent From My iPhone” Signatures

Silly People In China Are Actually Paying For “Sent From My iPhone” Signatures

Working in a Chinese factory doesn’t pay that well. When you can’t afford to buy an iPhone, even though you make 5,000 of them a day, the next best thing is to buy a fake iPhone. And when you can’t pay for a fake iPhone, people in China just pay for a cheap service that makes their friends think they have an iPhone by adding a “Sent From My iPhone” signature at the end of their texts.

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50,000 Hacked iTunes Accounts Available For Sale In China

50,000 Hacked iTunes Accounts Available For Sale In China

You might want to check your iTunes receipts: according to the AFP, hacked iTunes accounts — possibly yours! — are available for sale all over China for prices as low as just a few bucks.

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