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Apple's iPhone 6 clears hurdles in China, to hit mainland Oct. 17
Apple's iPhone 6 clears hurdles in China, to hit mainland Oct. 17

Chinese consumers may be able get their hands on Apple’s iPhone 6 as early as Oct. 17, after the company secured regulatory approval from Chinese government. “We are thrilled to bring iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to our customers in China on all three carriers at launch,” Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said in a statement released Tuesday. When Cook unveiled the company’s latest generation of smartphone in early September, mainland China was not among the first group of nations where the device went on sale Sept. 19. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, China’s telecommunications regulator, cited security risks with iPhone 6 as the reason...

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