SCIENCE

This is an animation created by a special effects artist -- it does not show a real Apple vehicle

Published on 20/01/2021 at 10:20

A video has been viewed tens of thousands of times in multiple posts on Facebook, Twitter and Weibo alongside a claim it shows an electric car made by US technology company Apple. The claim is false; the footage is actually a digital animation created by a special effects artist on Chinese video platform Douyin, who told AFP that her team superimposed the Apple logo onto the car.