Some Apple Factories in China Still Treat Workers “Like Slaves” (Updated)

Posted on July 7th, 2015 in , , , , , ,


iPhone 6S, iPad Pro (or iPad Plus) and all-new Apple Tv. We wait such new products from Apple. But, we understand “How Much”. According to SACOM (Student & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior), a Hong-Kong watchdog group, accused three of Apple’s Chinese suppliers of inhumane worker conditions.


iPhone 7 – How It’s Made. Why Foxconn Worker Hates Making iPhones

Posted on June 30th, 2015 in , , , , , , ,


iPhone 7 coming in 2015. A you ready for life without iPhone 7? or All-New iPad Air 3? Maybe without Apple Watch? Ha ha.

The Inside Story of the New Foxconn’s Chengdu Factory

Posted on May 20th, 2015 in , , , , , , , ,


Foxconn was plagued by a string of worker suicides at the factory in Shenzhen last year, prompting the company to raise up workers’ salaries. Eventually, Foxconn planned to shift the manufacture lines to other province of China, in order to increase the production level.

iPhone 5 Production Line Suffered Damage and Foxconn Factory Needs to Shut Down for 3 Days (UPDATED)

Posted on September 24th, 2012 in , , ,


Things just cant get any better for Foxconn in China. We have exclusive news on a riot breaking out at Foxconn’s Taiyuan plant, the main location where 57 million units of iPhone 5 need to built for each year.


More Holidays For Foxconn Workers Due to Weak Sales of New iPad

Posted on March 28th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,


With all the controversy about working conditions in Foxconn, we thought it might be a good time to relate some of the workers’ experiences inside the manufacturing plants. China Business News reports on an interview that it did with a Foxconn worker called Wang Xiaoqiao (not his real name), and Wang reveals that employees who are involved in the production of the new iPad are now working fewer hours and they have been given more days off.

Thousands Line Up For Foxconn’s Jobs in Zhengzhou

Posted on January 30th, 2012 in , , , ,


On the 30th of January, thousands of hopefuls stood for hours outside a labor agency located in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou, the largest city of Henan province in north-central China.


New Suicide From Foxconn, Worker Jumped Because Of Insult

Posted on January 13th, 2011 in , , , ,


Oh my god. 2011 has arrived and the Foxconn suicide cluster still continues. Today’s latest news is from the Foxconn factory in Shenzhen. A female engineer, Wang Ling, jumped from her brother’s 10th-floor flat, not from the dormitory in the factory. Due to her mental state problems, Foxconn could not let her carry on working as an engineer. This is the 15th suicide so far, and the first Foxconn suicide in 2011.

Foxconn Suicide Returns, Another Foxconn Employee Falls to Death

Posted on November 5th, 2010 in , , , , ,


Oh my god. Today morning, another employee of Foxconn leapt to his/her death. This happened at one of Foxconn’s manufacturing facilities in the southern Chinese manufacturing hub of Shenzhen. The death was confirmed by the municipal government. No further information was immediately available. We are sad, and one thing comes to our mind, where are the safety nets? Updated.

Foxconn suicide jump return — part II

Posted on August 5th, 2010 in , , , , ,

Part I happened on July 20. And now, another employee attempt to commit suicide at Foxconn. Luckily, it’s unsuccessful, thanks for the safety net which has surrounded the building.


The Real Truth Behind Foxconn’s Suicide Cluster

Posted on May 19th, 2010 in , , ,


The Foxconn suicide mess is all started from job stress. Within half a year, there are 9 suicides with 7 confirmed-deaths in Foxconn’s factory of China, Shenzhen. In order to find out what’s really going on in that factory, the Southern Weekly, described by The New York Times as China’s most influential liberal newspaper, has sent an amateur reporter to slip into Foxconn’s factory to pretend as a worker and the mission is to find out the truth of the suicide cluster.