Apple kills. Death by work like in Nazi Germany.
M.I.C Gadget reports on an investigative piece from China’s Southern Weekly on Foxconn, a tech factory in Shenzhen, China, that manufactures iPods, iPads, and iPhones for Apple, and has experienced a nine suicide attempts within six months. And what’s behind the suicides? According to Liu Zhi Yi, the amateur reporter who got himself hired to uncover the working conditions, it is the job stress. This factory reportedly produces the “iProducts” for Apple non-stop, 24/7. Read more about the investigative piece here and here, as well as follow up reports here and here.
How your iSausage gets made.