Oh hey, I’m back. Sorry (again) for neglecting this blog. But I’m back, momentarily, from uni and while I’ve got all sorts of delightful studying I… 448 more words
http://daze.pk/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/wpid-bbc_logos_desktop_1680x1050_wallpaper-101078-1024×640.jpeg BBC has aired Panorama: Apple’s Broken Promises, an investigation into the treatment of workers in the Chinese factories that make Apple products.
The report found that Apple’s promises to protect factory workers were routinely broken. 15 more words
”The BBC traced Apple’s supply chain back to its roots and found that, among other things, tin used in iPhones comes from dangerous mud mines in Indonesia that employ and kill children and that Chinese people who assemble iPhones work such long hours that they occasionally fall asleep on the job,” Henry Blodget writes for Business Insider (via Yahoo Finance). 231 more words