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11.25.14
Amazon now connects you with local contractors
11.25.14

Amazon now connects you with local contractors

Looks as if the list of things that Amazon doesn't sell just got that little bit shorter after the...

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09.03.12
Samsung finishes initial Chinese factory audits, plans long-term solutions to labor woes
09.03.12

Samsung finishes initial Chinese factory audits, plans long-term solutions to labor woes

Samsung faced some serious allegations surrounding the plants of its Chinese contractor HEG Electr...

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08.07.12
Samsung accused of, denies employing child labor through Chinese contractor
08.07.12

Samsung accused of, denies employing child labor through Chinese contractor

Despite improvements, working conditions are still a sore point in China -- and China Labor Watch...

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07.28.12
HP laptop comes with webcam standard, peek at Chinese factory as bonus (video)
07.28.12

HP laptop comes with webcam standard, peek at Chinese factory as bonus (video)

Most tours of Chinese factories at least give workers a heads-up that they'll be on camera. Not so...

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03.26.12
Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia
03.26.12

Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia

Huawei just can't catch a break -- first the US blocks it from being a part of its first responder...

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10.14.11
Huawei blocked from first responder network contract, US cites 'national security concerns'
10.14.11

Huawei blocked from first responder network contract, US cites 'national security concerns'

The inability to win US government approval isn't exactly an unfamiliar issue for Huawei, which by n...

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09.21.09
First Look: Minimalist time tracking on Mac using Minco
09.21.09

First Look: Minimalist time tracking on Mac using Minco

Mauritius is a minimalist island nation in the Indian Ocean, and from that tiny set of spots on the...

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11.07.08
Apple adds staff, boosts R&D spending in FY2008
11.07.08

Apple adds staff, boosts R&D spending in FY2008

The Associated Press' Jessica Mintz notes that Apple increased its payroll by 48 percent this fisca...

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