Labor

07.01.13
Made in the USA: Four stories in four days
07.01.13

Made in the USA: Four stories in four days

Over the past two years, the United States has seen a return to American manufacturing by some of...

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03.14.13
Daily Update for March 14, 2013
03.14.13

Daily Update for March 14, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get...

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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...

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10.16.12
Foxconn admits hiring underage interns
10.16.12

Foxconn admits hiring underage interns

Foxconn released a statement on Tuesday confirming it violated Chinese labor laws by illegally...

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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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08.21.12
Fair Labor Association's Foxconn investigation notes improved factory conditions
08.21.12

Fair Labor Association's Foxconn investigation notes improved factory conditions

Back in March, the Fair Labor Association issued the results of its investigation of Foxconn's Chi...

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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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07.02.12
Made in America: could your next phone be homegrown?
07.02.12

Made in America: could your next phone be homegrown?

"Made in America." For some reason, my parents -- and the parents of many of my peers -- take grea...

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05.10.12
Apple to pitch in on costs for improving Foxconn factory conditions
05.10.12

Apple to pitch in on costs for improving Foxconn factory conditions

Apple and Foxconn had already promised to improve working conditions at mainland Chinese factories...

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