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200,000 iPads smuggled back into China, after having been made there

By Sat, Mar 24, 2012 4:41PM UTC Comments Off iPad

Apple has yet to launch the new iPad in China, but enterprising dealers and traders have reportedly smuggled more than 200,000 units of the new “resolutionary” tablet already. China is a hot market for premium devices, given the rise of the middle class, and the popularity of cutting-edge technologies like the iPhone 4S. As Apple has...

Video: Chinese man builds home-made iPad

By Wed, Jul 13, 2011 12:00PM UTC Comments Off Video: Chinese man builds home-made iPad

China is gadget-crazy. First there was the boy who sold his kidney to buy an iPad, then the girl offering her virginity for an iPhone and now we have the story of a Chinese man who decided to build his own tablet rather than buying an iPad. The home-made tablet is of course not an...