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12 December 2017 12:10 (South Africa)

Apple missing out in China, claims rival

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Computer company Lenovo told the Financial Times that Apple is missing out on growth opportunities in the Chinese market. Lenovo chairman Liu Chuanzhi's exact words were: "We are lucky Steve Jobs has such a bad temper and doesn't care about China." That's a challenge to Jobs to change his strategy, if we ever heard one. Read more: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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