Topic: Foxconn Electronics Inc.
Economic geography has created two Chinas: the prosperous coast and the undeveloped interior. China's future depends on whether it can reconcile this gap between the haves and have-nots. The city-province of Chongqing provides a model for equitable urbanization.
12/06/2011 11:21 am
Foxconn, a big contractor for Apple and others, breaks ground for robot facilities. It plans to replace 500,000 workers with 1 million robots.
11/17/2011 10:03 am
Foxconn, maker of iPhones and iPads, plans to add 1 million robots, doubling the world's industrial robot population. More Asian manufacturers will follow.
08/24/2011 11:41 am
Wii 2, Project Cafe, or whatever the successor to the hyper-popular Wii is called, will go on sale in 2012, Nintendo announced this week.
04/26/2011 12:17 am
White iPhone holdouts, rejoice. Apple's favorite tech unicorn is back. (Maybe.)
04/14/2011 10:43 pm
iPad 2: While the disaster in Japan may cause delays in production, the iPad 2 was rolled out overseas, Friday to much fanfare. Will Apple be able to meet the demand?
03/26/2011 01:09 am
Apple had announced at its launch that the iPhone 4 would come in black and white models, then kept delaying the release of the white iPhone 4, a rare misfire in its recent history of smooth product rollouts.
01/31/2011 09:38 am
An iPad 2 could hit shelves as early as next year, according to at least one source.
11/29/2010 12:59 pm
China's besieged Foxconn, a major manufacture of iPhones and other electronics goods, held rallies in Shenzhen, China, Wednesday to boost worker morale after at least 12 suicides this year.
08/18/2010 11:52 am
US companies need to develop onshore employment strategies that are as good as their offshore ones, says former Intel CEO Grove.
07/04/2010 07:30 pm