Topic: Foxconn

Foxconn & Pegatron Split iPhone 6, May Debut 9/9

Foxconn & Pegatron Split iPhone 6, May Debut 9/9

The latest scuttlebutt about Apple’s iPhone 6 points to a fall release. Last week, news hit that Apple would hold a press event on September 9, where it’s expected that we’ll finally catch a glimpse of the new … [Read more...]

BlackBerry CEO Expects Profits by 2016 Despite Massive Sales Slide

BlackBerry CEO Expects Profits by 2016 Despite Massive Sales Slide

As you’ve probably heard by now, the news for BlackBerry over the past several months has not been good. And this morning’s quarterly earnings report—which, according to Engadget's breakdown, saw a 1.8 million drop … [Read more...]

Rumors Swirl of a Bigger iPad Tested at Foxconn Factories

Rumors Swirl of a Bigger iPad Tested at Foxconn Factories

If you’re an Apple adherent, you’ve probably got the deliriously glorious iPad Air in your hands right now, and you’re tapping away, blissful in the security that you’ve got the newest, jammiest iPad around. But … [Read more...]

Dozens of iPhone 5Cs photographed undergoing quality control

Dozens of iPhone 5Cs photographed undergoing quality control

We've certainly seen our fair share of the "budget" iPhone 5C at this point, but never quite like this. According to popular French blog NoWhereElse (and confirmed by some smart detective work by Engadget), that photo … [Read more...]

Apple asks Foxconn to ship both iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C in September

Apple asks Foxconn to ship both iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C in September

While we all eagerly await the September 10th unveiling of the next-generation iPhone, today we're getting a clearer picture of what Apple may have in store for next month's big event. While AllThingsD was confident … [Read more...]

Apple iPhone-Maker Cuts iPhone 5 Production; Sets Hiring Freeze

Apple iPhone-Maker Cuts iPhone 5 Production; Sets Hiring Freeze

Foxconn, the biggest assembler of Apple products, has suspended hiring across almost all of its factories in China as it slows production of Apple's iPhone 5, according to the Financial Times. The hiring freeze by … [Read more...]

Foxconn is Raising Salaries. What Does This Mean For The Global Tech Industry?

Foxconn is Raising Salaries. What Does This Mean For The Global Tech Industry?

Foxconn Technologies, a manufacturing contractor that operates the Chinese plants of Apple, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, and other major tech companies, announced this week that it would substantially increase worker salaries … [Read more...]