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Child labour uncovered in Apple's supply chain

www.guardian.co.uk
Internal audit reveals 106 children employed at 11 factories making Apple products in past yearApple has discovered multiple cases of child labour in its supply chain, including one Chinese company that employed 74 children under the age of 16, in the latest controversy over the technology giant's manufacturing methods.An internal...
Child labour uncovered in Apple's supply chain

Gas leak at (Dell, RIM, HTC &) Apple MacBook casings manufacturer Catcher injures 5

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A chlorine gas leak at one of Apple’s Chinese supplier plants reportedly killed one person and left four others in comas late last night. According to The Financial Times (via Xinhua Net), the deadly accident occurred at a Catcher Technology factory in eastern China. The company manufactures MacBook casings, as well as product casings for HTC,...
Gas leak at (Dell, RIM, HTC &) Apple MacBook casings manufacturer Catcher injures 5
China Labor Watch reports worker abuse, underage employment at Samsung factories
Apple fires Chinese supplier for using underage workers

Samsung Reviews Chinese Supplier

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Samsung said it found some problems with working conditions at the plant of one of its suppliers in China but no evidence of the use of staff under the legal working age of 16....
Samsung Reviews Chinese Supplier

Audits begin at Apple's Chinese supplier plants

www.computerworld.com
Apple today said that auditors from a labor rights group have begun inspections at Chinese factories that manufacture its iPad and iPhone....
Audits begin at Apple's Chinese supplier plants
Apple to undergo joint environmental audit at Chinese supplier this month

Apple Drops Chinese Supplier for Child Labor Violations

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Apple yesterday released its 2013 Supplier Responsibility Report (PDF), disclosing the results of its audit program for 2012 and revealing that it had fired one of its suppliers after finding evidence of 74 underage workers at one facility. In January 2012, for example, we audited a supplier, Guangdong Real Faith...
Apple Drops Chinese Supplier for Child Labor Violations

Watch the journalist who busted Mike Daisey report from Foxconn’s iPad factory

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Mike Daisey Here’s what journalism actually looks like. Hats off to Marketplace Shanghai Bureau Chief Rob Schmitz who follows up his truth-squadding of playwright Mike Daisey’s play, The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs, with this first-hand account of life at the massive Foxconn manufacturing center in China. According to...
Watch the journalist who busted Mike Daisey report from Foxconn’s iPad factory
Tradesparq brings a social networking approach to sourcing foreign suppliers
Apple's Lightning authentication allegedly broken by Chinese manufacturers

Angry iPhone Users To March On Apple Tomorrow (APPL)

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Tomorrow at 10 a.m. local time, a group of ticked off Apple customers will show up at Apple's headquarters and stores in D.C., New York, San Francisco, London, Sydney, and Bangalore. They will be delivering petitions signed by 250,000 people asking the company to develop a worker protection strategy...
Angry iPhone Users To March On Apple Tomorrow (APPL)
Apple grants ABC access to its Chinese supply chain, report to air February 21st

Apple cut ties with Chinese supplier for hiring underage workers

www.computerworld.com
Apple found 11 facilities within its supply chain using underage labor last year, and went as far to sever ties with one Chinese component maker for failing to prevent the violations....
Apple cut ties with Chinese supplier for hiring underage workers
Alleged 'iPhone 5' device shown fully assembled for the first time

Apple ends contract with Chinese supplier over underage workers

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It’s been a year since a New York Times investigation put the labor practices of Apple’s manufacturing partners under close public scrutiny, and the company is still rooting out human rights violations in its supply chain. In its 2013 Supplier Responsibility Report, Apple revealed that it ended a contract with...
Apple ends contract with Chinese supplier over underage workers

Medieval warriors in Maryland: 12 stories you may have missed this week

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So, you like role-playing games? Well, do we have a story for you. With a fantastic new layout. It's quite the read. We also bring you 11 other stories from this week with regular layouts, but similarly top-notch reporting. We wrote about the state of the music industry according...
Medieval warriors in Maryland: 12 stories you may have missed this week

Apple the target of playwright's ire over Chinese worker abuse

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World's top tech firm brought to book by minor monologuist over working conditions in factories that make its gadgetsThese days Mike Daisey is run off his feet. "I don't even have time to listen to my voicemail now. That's a phenomenon I have not experienced before," he told the Observer...
Apple the target of playwright's ire over Chinese worker abuse

Purported iPad 3 shells floating around China, here’s a very high-resolution image of the inside

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. full sized, below  Since a purported iPad 3 back shell image leaked out earlier today, we’ve been digging into the story behind the image, where it originally came from, and some of the intricate details behind the part. For one, there are not only a few of these back shells...
Purported iPad 3 shells floating around China, here’s a very high-resolution image of the inside

The Rise of the Niche Social Network

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The latest crop of social networking startups strutting their stuff at the DEMO Spring 2012 conference today don't dare confront Facebook head on. Instead, companies like Ticlr.com, Tradesparq.com, and Max My Play are looking to fill - or create - niches to complement the 800-million-member gorilla in the room....
The Rise of the Niche Social Network

Fair Labor Association Wins Some OT Relief for Apple's Foxconn Workers

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After an investigation, at Apple’s request, of the working conditions at the plants of Chinese supplier Foxconn, the Fair Labor Association today reported both problems and steps toward solving them. While the probe found several health and safety risks and a large communications gap between management and the workforce, the...
Fair Labor Association Wins Some OT Relief for Apple's Foxconn Workers

Leaked iPhone 5 case images show longer body, smaller dock port

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It looks like the rumors of a longer iPhone 5 may be true, at least according to leaked case images from this morning. Several alleged photos from the next iPhone’s rear case hit the web today, one from the repair company iFixyouri and 9to5Mac (above), and others from uBreakiFix....
Leaked iPhone 5 case images show longer body, smaller dock port

Apple supplier Foxconn hacked in factory conditions protest

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Swagg Security publishes staff passwords online on the day campaigners around world demand ethically-made iPhone5Apple's controversial Chinese supplier Foxconn was battling on Thursday to contain a security breach after hackers joined the mounting protest over iPhone factory conditions by leaking the login details of its entire staff.A group calling itself...
Apple supplier Foxconn hacked in factory conditions protest

Is this the new iPhone home button?

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According to a part leak on a Chinese supplier's Web site, the home button for the forthcoming new iPhone, widely expected this fall, has been slightly redesigned. [Read more]...
Is this the new iPhone home button?

Samsung to investigate child labor claims against Chinese supplier

venturebeat.com
Count factory labor controversies as one area where Samsung really doesn’t want to copy Apple. Samsung announced today that will send an in-house team to investigate HEG Electronics, a supplier accused of using child labor in its Huizhou, China factory. The claims were published in a Sunday report by human rights group Child Labor Watch,...
Samsung to investigate child labor claims against Chinese supplier
Apple cuts off a Chinese supplier for hiring 74 underage workers

Apple agrees to pollution audit in China, report says

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A joint audit of pollution controls at an unnamed Chinese supplier's factories is part of Apple's interest in raising supply-chain standards, the Financial Times reports. [Read more]...
Apple agrees to pollution audit in China, report says

Samsung reportedly tapping Chinese supplier to produce 'iPad 3' displays

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A set of leaked photos purportedly show shipments of 9.7-inch displays bound for Apple's next-generation iPad being manufactured by a Samsung supplier....
Samsung reportedly tapping Chinese supplier to produce 'iPad 3' displays
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