It is true – some of the most famous Apple stores in the world aren’t Apple stores. I’ve been following this story over the past few weeks (here and here) but the hits keep on coming with the total number of fake stores discovered rising to approximately 30. The camera phone video below takes us through a walk around one of these counterfeit locations.
Another interesting look at the situation – complete with rendered animation – comes from Next Media Animation in Taipei.
- 22 more fake Apple stores found in Kumming, China (edibleapple.com)
- China Discovers 22 More Fake Apple Stores (slashgear.com)
- China finds and shuts down 22 more fake Apple Stores (tuaw.com)