Factories

07.06.14
EVE Evolved: Making ISK from the Crius release
07.06.14

EVE Evolved: Making ISK from the Crius release

​EVE Online's economy has been studied over the years for its resemblance to the real world, and it...

By Brendan Drain,   07.06.14
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05.14.14
Samsung issues 'deep apology' over illnesses and deaths of factory workers
05.14.14

Samsung issues 'deep apology' over illnesses and deaths of factory workers

Samsung has admitted it didn't respond quickly enough to deal with illnesses and deaths of workers...

By M. Brian,   05.14.14
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12.12.13
Independent medical team finds no link between employee death and Apple supplier Pegatron's working conditions
12.12.13

Independent medical team finds no link between employee death and Apple supplier Pegatron's working conditions

After a 15-year-old worker died of pneumonia at Pegatron, a Chinese supplier, Apple had an indepen...

By Mike Wehner,   12.12.13
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02.08.13
HP tells Chinese factories to stop raiding schools for cheap labor
02.08.13

HP tells Chinese factories to stop raiding schools for cheap labor

We know that HP's Chinese sub-contractors enjoy a spot of opera on the production line. What's alw...

By S. Sakr,   02.08.13
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02.04.13
Foxconn to allow union elections
02.04.13

Foxconn to allow union elections

For the first time ever, Foxconn is reportedly allowing its workers to elect union representati...

By K. Hodgkins,   02.04.13
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11.26.12
Samsung's report on Chinese suppliers makes for grim reading, especially between the lines
11.26.12

Samsung's report on Chinese suppliers makes for grim reading, especially between the lines

On the face of it, Samsung's latest report on working conditions at the factories of its Chinese s...

By S. Sakr,   11.26.12
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09.19.12
Rethink delivers Baxter the friendly worker robot, prepares us for our future metal overlords (video)
09.19.12

Rethink delivers Baxter the friendly worker robot, prepares us for our future metal overlords (video)

No one would characterize existing factory robots as especially warm and fuzzy: they're usually di...

By J. Fingas,   09.19.12
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09.17.12
Canon and Panasonic halt production in China amid anti-Japan protests
09.17.12

Canon and Panasonic halt production in China amid anti-Japan protests

Canon could be facing a costly drop in production of both its digital cameras and laser printers, f...

By S. Sakr,   09.17.12
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06.05.12
Intel invests in display manufacturers, predicts 'majority' of Ultrabooks will have touch in 2013 (update)
06.05.12

Intel invests in display manufacturers, predicts 'majority' of Ultrabooks will have touch in 2013 (update)

Intel is presenting at the e21 Forum at Computex in Taipei, and SVP Tom Kilroy just announced that...

By Z. Honig,   06.05.12
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