13 Jan '12, 11am

New blog post: iPhone 4S Sale turned ugly in Beijing

China finally got their iPhone 4S today. But things turn ugly at one of the Apple Store at Beijing’s Sanlitun district. More than 300 customers queued overnight with temperatures dropping to minus 9 degrees Celsius. The store is supposed to open at 7am. But by 7:15am, the customers grew impatient when the door still remain shut. Some began chanting “Open the door!” and “Liars!”. Eggs were also thrown at the shop. Police were called in and for safety reasons, the store remained closed. iPhone 4S The smartphone is still on sale through the Apple’s online store and authorized retailers like China Unicom. OK, why are there people queuing up for iPhone 4S with eggs? Related posts: iPhone now available at Red, Orange and Green HP TouchPad Fire Sale at COMEX 2011 Wi-Fi mooching Analogy Friends for sale The door, the lock and the bell

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2012/01/13/iphone-4s-sale-turned-ugly-i...

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