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"the agony and the ecstasy of steve jobs"

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This American Life retracts episode on Apple and Foxconn

Chicago Public Media retracts a January story on Apple's manufacturing practices based on Mike Daisey's one-man show "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs."

By March 16, 2012

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Mike Daisey gets standing ovation at last N.Y. performance

People who saw final New York performance of "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs" said they liked the show even though Daisey's tale of how workers are treated in China is now under scrutiny.

By March 18, 2012

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iPhone: made of glass, aluminium, arthritis and tears

Mike Daisey turned a trip to the factories of Shenzhen into a one-man show exploring our lust for the latest consumer technology. We spoke with Daisey about his experiences and his show, "The agony and the ecstasy of Steve Jobs".

By October 4, 2011

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Reporter's Roundtable: The Mike Daisey retraction

A January episode of Reporters' Roundtable featured now discredited monologuist Mike Daisey and NYT reporter Charles Duhigg together. Both report on the same thing, using very different tools.

By March 19, 2012

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Mike Daisey disappears, then reappears

Disgraced Apple commentator briefly disables his Twitter account and takes his public blog private, only to resurrect them as speculation about his disappearance grows.

By April 3, 2012

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Woz: The cloud is a nightmare

Speaking after a performance of Mike Daisey's one-man Steve Jobs show, Steve Wozniak says he foresees nightmares caused by data stored in remote servers.

By August 5, 2012

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At last! A Bill Gates one-man show

For four nights (and one matinee) this week, tech aficionados and theater types will be able to see "Windows," a one-man play featuring Microsoft's Bill Gates. Or rather an actor playing Bill Gates.

By October 26, 2011

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Daisey revealer gains access to Foxconn factory floor

Public radio journalist Rob Schmitz is only the second Western journalist to visit the Chinese factory since the January airing of Mike Daisey's fabricated account.

By April 8, 2012

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This American Life retracts Apple-bashing Foxconn report

The US radio show retracted a report on working conditions at Apple’s Chinese factories, after it emerged that several of the claims made were ‘falsehoods’.

By March 17, 2012

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Devastating iCloud hack caused by human error

Over the weekend, former Gizmodo journalist Matt Honan had his iCloud account hacked, his Twitter account used for racist messages and all his iDevices wiped.

By August 5, 2012