Increase in Apple wages ‘won

LONDON - Consumers shouldn't have to pay more for iPads, iPhones and other Apple devices despite the increase in wages promised by Apple's supplier factories. However, the pay rise could lead to higher

Published on: April 3rd, 2012 staff

Foxconn parent invests US$806 million in Japan Sharp

TOKYO - Hon Hai Precision Industry, the parent company of Foxconn Electronics and one of the world's largest electronics manufacturers, will acquire a stake of almost 10 percent in Japanese consumer electronics maker

Published on: March 27th, 2012 jay alabaster

Apple updates report on supplier working conditions

As promised, Apple is now offering monthly updates to its Supplier Responsibility website, tracking efforts to reduce extreme overtime hours worked among employees of Apple’s manufacturing partners. The update was first noted by

Published on: March 20th, 2012 Macworld staff

Technology News Gallery: Week of April 2, 2012

Dell stops selling smartphonesIn the US, Dell used to sell smartphones and smartphone plans but no more. No more can you buy handsets - like the Venue Pro (pictured) - on Nokia

Published on: April 2nd, 2011 Ganesh