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Effgies of iPhones being burnt in protest of working conditions in Foxconn factories (Photo credit: MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

China’s Foxconn Reportedly Forces 32,000 Students To Build iPhone 5

Foxconn, the company that builds electronic devices for American companies such as Microsoft and Apple is again under scrutiny for its labor practices.

09/11/2012

A woman tries to use "Siri" voice-activated assistant software built into the Apple iPhone 4S on March 13, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

iPhone 5 To Be Reportedly Released In June

The iPhone 5 could be coming sooner rather than later.

04/04/2012

A Chinese worker is seen walking through the dormitory area of a Foxconn factory in an industrial district of Foshan City, southern China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2010. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Hundreds Threaten Suicide At Microsoft Supplier Plant In China

Some 300 Chinese Foxconn employees who manufacture X-box 360 machines said they would throw themselves from their Wuhan, China, plant if demands for lost wages were not met.

01/10/2012

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