Posted by: mulrickillion | November 9, 2011

Sales of pirated Steve Jobs’ book soar

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Fans of Steve Jobs queue up to pay for his biography in a bookstore in Shanghai on Oct 24.[Photo/China Daily].

By Shi Jing, China Daily, 2011-11-09 — SHANGHAI – Even as Steve Jobs’ biography flies off the shelves in the major bricks and mortar bookstores in Shanghai, peddlers selling pirated copies of the book are making brisk business all across the eastern metropolis.

Interest in the life of the pioneer of personal computer revolution continues to soar, particularly since his passing on Oct 5. Peddlers in remote corners of Shanghai have made a small fortune from hawking pirated copies of Jobs’ biography. . . .

Sales of pirated Steve Jobs’ book soar|China photos|chinadaily.com.cn

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