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03.29.12
Tim Cook pays a visit to a Foxconn factory, smiles for the camera
03.29.12

Tim Cook pays a visit to a Foxconn factory, smiles for the camera

We can't say we're particularly surprised, but Apple CEO Tim Cook managed to take some time out of...

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05.22.11
Foxconn confirms third death from explosion, earlier watchdog report points at aluminum dust (updated)
05.22.11

Foxconn confirms third death from explosion, earlier watchdog report points at aluminum dust (updated)

Following the tragic explosion at Foxconn's Chengdu plant on Friday, the company has now confirme...

By R. Lai,   05.22.11
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05.20.11
Explosion at Foxconn's Chengdu plant kills two
05.20.11

Explosion at Foxconn's Chengdu plant kills two

An explosion occurred at Foxconn's Chengdu plant earlier today, with reports claiming several wor...

By R. Lai,   05.20.11
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02.01.11
Exclusive: A day trip to Meizu's factory (video)
02.01.11

Exclusive: A day trip to Meizu's factory (video)

Jack Wong is a very lucky guy. Or you can say he's very unfortunate. On one hand, his eight-year-o...

By R. Lai,   02.01.11
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08.22.08
Bossy assembly robot says you're doing it wrong
08.22.08

Bossy assembly robot says you're doing it wrong

Industrial robots are big, stupid, and dangerous. Walk between an automated welder and the SUV it's...

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