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Apple finds Foxconn interns worked illegal overtime on iPhone X

By: Bloomberg |<p>Apple supplier Foxconn has reportedly employed thousands of students to assemble iPhone X who are being forced to work overtime, media …

Foxconn stops illegal overtime by school-age interns

in Beijing<p>Foxconn, Apple’s main iPhone supplier, has stopped school-age interns from working illegal overtime at its Zhengzhou plant in central China …

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Apple Acknowledges 'Illegal Overtime' Employment of HS Students

No fewer than six high school students were “routinely required” to work 11-hour days assembling Apple’s iPhone X flagship at the Foxconn-owned …

Students illegally worked overtime at Apple supplier

Apple said Wednesday its main Asian supplier employed Chinese high school students in illegal overtime work making the iPhone X, but added that it …

Education

School’s out for Foxconn

Nic Fildes in London<p>Many of us held down a summer job during our school days to earn a bit of cash. Some, such as those who attended the fictional …

Robots

Illegal overtime in China factory shows labour woes

in Zhengzhou<p>The admission from Apple supplier Foxconn that students worked illegal overtime at its iPhone manufacturing plant underscores how Chinese …

Education

Apple confirms high school students worked illegal overtime building iPhone X

Apple has acknowledged that there were instances of students working illegal overtime at Foxconn building the iPhone X — and is taking steps to correct the situation.<p>In a report for the <i>Financial Times</i>, six high school students — aged between 17 and 19 — were revealed as working 11-hour days …

Technology

Damning Report Suggests Apple Is Illegally Using High School Students to Make Your iPhone X

After months and months of rumors and endless speculation, Apple <i>finally</i> released its much-anticipated iPhone X earlier this month to much fanfare. …

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Students worked illegal overtime to assemble iPhoneX in China

Students have been working illegal overtime hours to assemble the iPhoneX at Apple's main supplier in Asia, the Financial Times reports. Six high …

Business

Foxconn Reportedly Used Illegal Student Labour To Manufacture iPhone Xs

Hon Hai Precision Industry, more commonly known as Foxconn, came into the public consciousness earlier this decade when a salvo of exposés described …

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Six students say school sent group of 3,000 to Foxconn for three months of “work experience”, routinely working 11-hour days on iPhone X, breaking overtime law

Foxconn will be assembling Apple’s HomePod speaker for 2018

Foxconn is joining the HomePod supply chain to help assemble Apple’s delayed smart speakers, a new report claims.<p>Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. — to use Foxconn’s full name — is currently the sole manufacturer of Apple’s iPhone X. However, despite the massive demand for that device, various …

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Foxconn accused of using illegal student labor to build Apple's iPhone X

Apple's main assembly partner, Foxconn, has been demanding illegal overtime from high school interns in its production of the iPhone X, a report …

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Foxconn's profit tumbles after iPhone X bottlenecks

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iPhone X production hurdles hit Foxconn profit

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Foxconn’s profits see largest drop since recession as iPhone X production stalls

Foxconn’s profits fell to $700 million last quarter, a 39 percent year-over-year decline from the $1.09 billion it pulled in during last year’s third quarter. It’s the Taiwanese assembler’s largest drop since the global recession, and it’s all due to the initial iPhone X production problems, as …

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A US freeway may get self-driving car lanes thanks to Foxconn

Wisconsin highway planners are studying the possibility of placing driverless vehicle lanes on I-94 to serve Foxconn's mega factory in Racine County. The Taiwanese company -- supplier to tech firms including Apple, Microsoft, and Nintendo -- reportedly made the suggestion at a meeting with regional …

Transportation

Shanghai’s old laneways get facial recognition, smart fire alarms in tie-up with iPhone manufacturer

A dowdy Shanghai residential neighbourhood is getting a hi-tech makeover by the manufacturer of the iPhone, and many more might follow under a …

News (China)

Foxconn's quarterly profit slides 39 percent amid shipment woes

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn (TW:2317), the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer and a major Apple supplier (O:AAPL), posted a 39 …

Stock Markets

Foxconn sees biggest drop in profits since 2008

Production issues with the iPhone X caused Apple’s biggest supply partner to suffer its biggest decline in profits in nearly a decade.<p>Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., aka Foxconn, posted its latest earnings today and disappointed investors by posting a 39 percent decline in net income compared to …

IPhone X

Foxconn profits plummet 39% following iPhone X production woes

Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn this week posted a 39 percent year-over-year decrease in net profit, losses that industry watchers attribute to …

IPhone X

Self-driving cars might get their own lane on Interstate 94

Self-driving vehicles may get their very own lanes along a stretch of the bustling Interstate 94 in Wisconsin.<p>Wisconsin transportation officials are …

Transportation

Apple Watch sells 3.9M units in Q3; Foxconn losses tied to iPhone X delays

The Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Watch sold 3.9M units in calendar Q3 with 800K of the total coming from the Series 3 LTE model, according to Canalys …

Business

Strained India-China relations may have delayed Foxconn's plans in Maharashtra

Maharashtra Industries minister Subhash Desai said on 13 November that there has been no progress in the investments from Taiwan-based IT major …

India

On Trade With Asia, Look to the Taiwan Model

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in September announced a $3 billion tax incentive for Foxconn, the Taiwanese technology behemoth. The deal makes Foxconn …

China

Foxconn's hiring requirements give high hopes to MSOE students

New details have been unveiled in the Foxconn contract about hiring requirements for the manufacturing plant coming to mount pleasant.<p>Nowhere in this …

Employment

Wisconsin Greenlights $3 Billion Incentives Package for Foxconn

Foxconn Tech Co. (FXCOF) is one step closer to becoming a Wisconsinite.<p>Wisconsin's Economic Development Corp. approved a $3 billion incentives …

Tech Industry

Wisconsin board clears way for Foxconn

Wisconsin's economic development agency has approved a $3B incentives package for Foxconn (OTC:FXCOF) if it invests $10B to build a massive …

Business

Haynes: WEDC's outrageous secrecy over the Foxconn contract

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Gov. Scott Walker signs the Foxconn bill into law in front of supporters of the measure. The bill signing was held at Gateway …

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BRIEF-Spectra7 and Foxconn announce collaboration

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Spectra7 Microsystems Inc SEV.TO<p>* Spectra7 and Foxconn announce collaboration in data center interconnect market<p>* Spectra7 …