Tesla will have to defend itself against claims of foreign worker abuse
A judge denied the company’s motion to dismiss.
Robots are learning to carefully peel lettuce leaves
It's a random but important engineering advancement.
Court rules Uber can force drivers into arbitration over pay, benefits
They can't continue pursuing class action lawsuits.
Amazon admits to labor violations at Echo speaker factory in China
Foxconn hired too many temp workers and didn't pay them properly.
Coca-Cola and US government use blockchain to curb forced labor
The tech would give workers a secure registry to enforce their rights.
Apple supplier accused of chemical safety and overtime violations
Catcher's workers endure noxious chemicals, long hours and more.
Tesla accused of exploiting cheap labor to make its factories (updated)
A contractor allegedly took advantage of foreign workers to build Tesla's US facilities.
Uber lets New York City drivers organize, with limits
It's not a union, but it gives ridesharing workers more of a voice.
Apple still faces challenges in the fight for better working conditions
The factories where our gadgets are built can be nasty, inhumane and sometimes lethal places to wo...