TWiT Bit 2735: Apple's Newest China Problem
June 17, 2016•2 min
Jason Howell and Megan Morrone discuss Apple's newest roadblock in China. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Beijing Intellectual Property Bureau has ruled that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus violate a design patent of Chinese smartphone maker Shenzhen Baili. Apple has been ordered to stop selling the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in Beijing. But according to a statement from Apple, sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 plus have continued since the company has appealed the administrative order pending review by the Beijing IP Court. Apple is a favorite brand in China, but is no longer a favorite of Chinese President Xi Jinping. Full episode available at twit.tv/tnt/1537 Bandwidth for TWiT Bits is provided by Cachefly.