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A long ride on Apple's coattails scores Xiaomi a $45 billion valuation


There are plenty of tech companies out there that wish they were in Apple's position as one of the world's most valuable companies. Xiaomi -- the maker of the MiPad and MiPhone -- seems to have figured out how to quickly climb the value ladder, and it's actually easier than anyone could have imagined: Just blatantly copy Apple and fiercely deny it along the way.

A long ride on Apple s coattails scores Xiaomi a 45 billion valuation TUAW Apple news reviews and how tos since 2004

A long ride on Apple s coattails scores Xiaomi a 45 billion valuation TUAW Apple news reviews and how tos since 2004

A long ride on Apple s coattails scores Xiaomi a 45 billion valuation TUAW Apple news reviews and how tos since 2004

A long ride on Apple s coattails scores Xiaomi a 45 billion valuation TUAW Apple news reviews and how tos since 2004

A long ride on Apple s coattails scores Xiaomi a 45 billion valuation TUAW Apple news reviews and how tos since 2004

Source: http://www.tuaw.com/2014/12/29/a-long-ri...

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Wow, total ripoff. Why innovate when copying is easier and more lucrative?

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