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France shocked at iPhone X costing exactly French minimum wage

  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 04:37
After Apple unveiled its shiny new iPhone X to the world, French media noted with wonder and consternation that the hi-tech gadget cost almost exactly the same as a worker on France’s minimum wage earns for a month’s labour. The Local

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