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Foxconn worker jumps to death from apartment in Chengdu

Worker was reportedly 23 years old and had been employed by Foxconn for just one month before his death.

By June 14, 2012

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Foxconn worker riot leads to arrests, damage in Chengdu

Workers in Foxconn's Chengdu factory reportedly rioted on Monday following complaints that they were treated poorly by security staff.

By June 8, 2012

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Chengdu, China, to host 2009 World Cyber Games grand finale

The 2009 event will move to China on the heels of the 2008 finals that will be held this November in Germany and the 2007 finals, which were hosted in Seattle.

By April 8, 2008

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Microsoft's Chinese offices raided over alleged antitrust allegations

Chinese media reports suggest the investigation could focus on Microsoft's "de facto monopoly" in China's OS market.

By July 29, 2014

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Microsoft under investigation in China

The company is among a number of tech giants facing rocky relations with the Chinese government.

By July 28, 2014

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Tesla's first supercharger station in Beijing now operational

Despite early stumbling blocks for its launch in China, Tesla is on the rebound as it rolls out solar-powered supercharger stations across the country, including one in Beijing and two in Shanghai.

By June 4, 2014

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China opens city-sized shopping mall, with fake sun

If you don't care about authenticity, the New Century Global Center has everything you could want, including an artificial Mediterranean village.

By July 3, 2013

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Apple looks to open two more stores in China

It will reportedly open new brick-and-mortar venues in Chengdu and Shenzhen. But if it does, might it face an injunction targeting the iPad?

By June 6, 2012

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Sulfur-based tech the answer to burnable lithium-ion batteries?

Scientists with the Department of Energy have designed a new type of battery that they say outpaces the ubiquitous lithium-ion batteries in flammability, cost, and ability to hold a charge.

By June 5, 2013

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Putting a human cost on the iPad

An in-depth New York Times report focuses on the final months of a factory worker who died as a result of an explosion at a factory that makes iPads, as well as the conditions workers often endure.

By January 25, 2012