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Your Next Giant LCD Could be Made by Foxconn in USA
Jan 28, 2014 - in News
Foxconn is talking about building plants in North America and Indonesia.
Foxconn is Now Expanding Pennsylvania Facility
Nov 27, 2013 - in News
Foxconn plans to expand its Pennsylvania facility by hiring on 500 workers to manufacture products.
Foxconn Wants To Build Tablets, Smartphones in USA
Nov 22, 2013 - in News
Foxconn will likely manufacture high-end devices in the United States.
Rumor: Foxconn Testing Larger iPad for Release Next Year
Nov 7, 2013 - in News
Yet more rumors of a larger form factor iPad have emerged.
Foxconn Hiring 3K Extra Workers for Firefox OS Dev
Jun 25, 2013 - in News
Foxconn is hiring extra workers to develop apps for Firefox OS.
Mozilla, Foxconn Strike Deal Over Firefox OS Ecosystem
Jun 4, 2013 - in News
Foxconn is developing hardware and software for Mozilla's Firefox OS platform.
Rumor: Foxconn Unveiling Firefox OS Tablet Next Week
May 28, 2013 - in News
Is Mozilla's Firefox OS tablet-bound?
Apple Returns Millions of Defective iPhone 5 Smartphones
Apr 25, 2013 - in News
Apple returns 5-8 million defective iPhone 5 smartphones to its foreign manufacturer, Foxconn.
Foxconn Rolls Out 7000-Series NanoPC
Apr 23, 2013 - in News
Foxconn's 7000-Series NanoPC's should hit the market soon.
Apple iTV May Launch 4Q13 With 4K Resolution
Mar 29, 2013 - in News
Apple may be waiting for Ultra HD panels to reach mass production.
Sharp May Cancel Foxconn's Investment Talks
Mar 17, 2013 - in News
Sharp's president hinted that financial negotiations between the company and Foxconn may be cancelled soon.
Foxconn Developing 70-inch LCD TV for April Release
Feb 7, 2013 - in News
Foxconn is beefing up its HDTV portfolio.
Foxconn Working With Police on Bribery Allegations
Jan 11, 2013 - in News
Foxconn has confirmed that it is under bribery investigation by the Chinese police.
Foxconn Confirms Plans to Expand to North America
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
Foxconn said it plans to expand its facilities to North America because Americans want locally-made products.
Foxconn Robots Could Replace Up To 1 Million Workers
Nov 14, 2012 - in News
Don't say you are surprised.
Foxconn Launching NanoPC with AMD's C-70 Chip
Nov 6, 2012 - in News
This silent, fanless NanoPC will sport AMD's C-70 APU with Radeon HD 7290 graphics.
Factory Building iPad Mini Criticized for Working Conditions
Oct 25, 2012 - in News
Chemical smells, unpaid overtime and constant work allegations against Ri-Teng.
Nintendo Comments on Foxconn's Underage Workers
Oct 18, 2012 - in News
Nintendo says it will conduct an investigation into how underage students came to work as interns at Foxconn.
iPhone 5 'Most Difficult Device' Foxconn's Ever Assembled
Oct 17, 2012 - in News
Unnamed official provides a reason to iPhone 5 shortages.
Foxconn Admits Violating Labor Laws with Underage Interns
Oct 17, 2012 - in News
Foxconn confirms reports that had underage interns on staff.
Foxconn Denies Reports of Worker Strike
Oct 8, 2012 - in News
Foxconn denies reports of a worker strike at one of its factories.
Riot Breaks Out at Foxconn's iPhone 5 Casing Factory
Sep 24, 2012 - in News
Police called to break up riot at Taiyuan plant.
Foxconn Says iPhone 5 Will Put Galaxy S III to Shame
Jun 21, 2012 - in News
Chief of Foxconn's parent company says the iPhone 5 will shame the Galaxy SIII.
Foxconn Workers Threaten to Jump Off Roof in Protest
Apr 28, 2012 - in News
Foxconn workers are stirring up trouble in China and Brazil.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Visits Foxconn, Conditions to Improve
Mar 29, 2012 - in News
An Apple CEO goes to China.
Foxconn Labor Report Reveals Overworked Conditions
Mar 29, 2012 - in News
The FLA has returned from Foxconn with its investigative report, and it's not pretty.
Foxconn Parent Company Hon Hai Buys Big Share of Sharp
Mar 28, 2012 - in News
Hon Hai Precision Industry, parent of Foxconn, announced that it has acquired a 10 percent share of consumer electronics unit of Sharp, as well as almost half of the shares in LCD maker Sharp Display Products.
Foxconn Gives Factory Workers a Raise
Feb 18, 2012 - in News
Foxconn has announced that it is raising the wages it pays to staff to $285 per month.
Foxconn Hacked; Passwords and Logins Posted Online
Feb 9, 2012 - in News
Between protesters and hackers, Foxconn just can't catch a break.
Apple Consultant Refutes Claims From Worker Treatment Story
Feb 2, 2012 - in News
Could the Apple and Foxconn tale have another side to it?