In a record of sorts, Apple has announced that it has sold over two million of its new iPhone 5 in China, within three days after its launch on December 14. That makes it a staggering 2,000,000 devices in 72 hours, or about 666,666 a day, which is an incredible feat, to say the least….
After a four-month investigation of 10 of Apple’s Chinese suppliers, China Labor Watch (CLW) has concluded that working conditions in many of the factories of Apple’s component manufacturers are “deplorable”.
Many of our news reports have explained that Apple has big plans to sell devices and computers in emerging markets such as China. However, this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) has moved the plan from Apple selling hardware to its developers trying to sell apps as well.
Someone who recently purchased a MacBook Pro found a little Foxconn gem packaged with his new laptop. He found a card with thirteen rules written on it.
Those who know about Chinese history, warfare and martial arts like Kung Fu are well aware of that fact that violence is an integral part of Chinese culture. This past Tuesday, on 5 June 2012, Apple witnessed this at night (according to Chinese time).
On Wednesday, 6 June 2012, Reuters reported today that Apple will expand its current five-store presence in China to the industrial cities of Chengdu and Shenzhen.
Months ago, Mike Daisey decided to grab some headlines with his lies about Apple and its partner Foxconn. But he was exposed.
At D10 Conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook defended Apple’s reliance on supply chains (read Foxconn) and its willingness to micromanage them when they fall short of expectations.
Chinese news website iFeng has managed to go there, where few, including Apple CEO Tim Cook, have gone before. iFeng went inside of the Zhengzhou Foxconn facility to get a peek at how iPhones are made.
A new report has asserted that Hon Hai Precision Industry, also know as Foxconn, is investing $210 million in an upcoming plant in Huai’an city which is meant to help satisfy the ever-growing demand for Apple products around the world.