Suicide

05.27.11
Foxconn worker from Chengdu factory commits suicide
05.27.11

Foxconn worker from Chengdu factory commits suicide

Sadly, a 20-year-old male employee at Foxconn (Apple's contract manufacturer for many products)...

By D. Franklin,   05.27.11
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05.05.11
Foxconn employees asked to sign 'no suicide' pledge
05.05.11

Foxconn employees asked to sign 'no suicide' pledge

English tabloid newspaper the Daily Mail is reporting that employees working for Foxconn, assemble...

By Chris Ward,   05.05.11
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11.17.10
Brazilian billionaire wants Apple manufacturing contract
11.17.10

Brazilian billionaire wants Apple manufacturing contract

AppleInsider reports that Brazilian billionare Eike Batista, who made his $27 billion fortune in the...

By David Quilty,   11.17.10
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07.29.10
Hulkageddon III ends with an estimated 288 billion ISK in damage
07.29.10

Hulkageddon III ends with an estimated 288 billion ISK in damage

Much to the dismay of miners everywhere, EVE Online's infamous Hulkageddon event made a return earl...

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07.11.10
Changes to EVE Online's PLEX make it possible to loot game time
07.11.10

Changes to EVE Online's PLEX make it possible to loot game time

When it comes to fighting the gold-sellers, Icelandic game developer CCP Games took an innovative a...

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07.03.10
Lock up your mining barges, the Hulkageddon cometh to EVE Online!
07.03.10

Lock up your mining barges, the Hulkageddon cometh to EVE Online!

Like it or loathe it, EVE Online's infamous fan-run Hulkageddon event is back with its teeth sharpe...

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06.15.10
Chinese government to make Foxconn suicide findings public
06.15.10

Chinese government to make Foxconn suicide findings public

We've been struggling to wrap our heads 'round this whole Foxconn imbroglio since the beginning, an...

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06.09.10
Foxconn axes suicide compensation, relocating some production to Vietnam or Taiwan
06.09.10

Foxconn axes suicide compensation, relocating some production to Vietnam or Taiwan

At yesterday's annual shareholder meeting, Foxconn revealed that it'll no longer be compensating fa...

By R. Lai,   06.09.10
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06.02.10
Foxconn increases wages by 30 percent as deaths continue to mount
06.02.10

Foxconn increases wages by 30 percent as deaths continue to mount

According to Reuters, Foxconn will be raising worker wages an additional 10% from the original 20%...

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