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Smoke Bomb At Apple Store

CBC | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A smoke bomb appears to have gone off at the Apple store in Coquitlam Centre shopping mall, forcing Boxing Day shoppers to evacuate. No one is thoug...

The Strangest Tech Acquisitions of 2013

Jeff Quipp | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada Business
Jeff Quipp

There are many acquisitions that have raised eyebrows or resulted in a general state of confusion among observers, both within and outside of the tech industry. Sometimes, acquisitions are made that don't seem to make any sense, at least not on the surface. Below are three such acquisitions made by tech companies this year and some educated speculation as to why they might have occurred.

China to Apple: We're Makin' Copies

Tim Querengesser | Posted 10.15.2011 | Canada
Tim Querengesser

Copying has long been what China does with Western stuff, but the Apple Store story seems to have touched a new nerve. Now, not only is the product being copied but the retail aesthetic and subsequent hype is, too. That's being perceived as a threat.

Forget Fake Goods: Entire Fake Stores Pop Up In China

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- BEIJING, China - At first, it looks like a sleek Apple store. Sales assistants in blue T-shirts with the company's logo chat to ...