Assembly

11.26.13
Teardown suggests Xbox One manufacturing cost of $471
11.26.13

Teardown suggests Xbox One manufacturing cost of $471

The Xbox One costs Microsoft $471 to build, according to a hardware teardown and analysis by resear...

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12.11.12
Foxconn automates workforce prior to US expansion
12.11.12

Foxconn automates workforce prior to US expansion

Foxconn spokesperson Louis Woo told The Wall Street Journal (subscription required) that Foxconn w...

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10.07.12
Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite gets torn-down, promptly put back together (video)
10.07.12

Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite gets torn-down, promptly put back together (video)

Now that you've been fully acquainted with Amazon's new Kindle Paperwhite, perhaps it's time to ge...

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10.03.12
WSJ: iPad mini assembly has begun
10.03.12

WSJ: iPad mini assembly has begun

A report from the Wall Street Journal suggests Asian suppliers have started mass production of...

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09.11.12
Foxconn iPhone factory faces new labor issues
09.11.12

Foxconn iPhone factory faces new labor issues

Electronics manufacturer Foxconn has come under fire again, specifically in the Chinese factory...

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07.24.12
Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)
07.24.12

Metalab wires its Blinkenwall to run from Commodore 64, gives no word on the obligatory Tetris port (video)

We've seen some ambitious Blinkenwalls in our time. Nearly all of the attention is unsurprisingly...

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07.05.12
Fujitsu starts build-it-yourself PC service, lets you go homebrew without the electrical shocks
07.05.12

Fujitsu starts build-it-yourself PC service, lets you go homebrew without the electrical shocks

Big PC companies are often seen as being at odds with the concept of custom-built computers: apart...

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04.05.12
See a Qbo robot built from scratch in a minute-and-a-half (time-lapse video)
04.05.12

See a Qbo robot built from scratch in a minute-and-a-half (time-lapse video)

Ever wondered just how fast a Qbo robot can be built from scratch? Perhaps not, but TheCorpora is h...

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08.29.11
iPhone N94 prototype's front assembly leaked, set to be an iPhone 4S?
08.29.11

iPhone N94 prototype's front assembly leaked, set to be an iPhone 4S?

As we approach the rumored September or October launch date for the next batch of iPhones, the web'...

By R. Lai,   08.29.11
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