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Apple chastised for unsafe working conditions in supplier factory

China Labor Watch and Green America say the iPhone maker hasn't lived up to its commitments to improve worker conditions in a China factory.

By September 4, 2014

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The Parrot Flower Power assesses your plant's conditions (pictures)

The Parrot Flower Power measures the moisture, temperature, light exposure, and fertilizer levels of the soil near your plant. It collects and stores this data and sends it to your iOS device via Bluetooth.

12 Images By June 3, 2014

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Apple touts better working conditions as factory audits jump

The company has trained more workers in supply-chain companies about their rights and has seen a reduction in the number of facilities underpaying their employees.

By February 13, 2014

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FTC approves key condition of Google's Nest acquisition

The government grants an "early termination" of the waiting period signaling that antitrust and competition regulations for the deal have now been satisfied.

By February 5, 2014

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Apple doctors: Pegatron worker death not due to working conditions

The iPhone maker dispatched medical experts to Shanghai to investigate the recent death of a 15-year-old worker from pneumonia.

By December 12, 2013

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Robotic octopus swims like the real thing

Using eight flexible legs and a soft web, a robotic octopus can scull through the water like its cephalopod inspiration.

By September 24, 2014

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Samsung president: Mobile division will bounce back quickly

President D.J. Lee says the Galaxy Note 4 smartphone/tablet hybrid, set for release in mid-October, has shown strong preorder sales.

By September 24, 2014

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Samsung accused over harsh labour conditions in Brazil

Prosecutors in Brazil are seeking £70m in damages from Samsung over backbreaking conditions in factories.

By August 14, 2013

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Water found on Neptune-sized planet 124 light-years from Earth

The discovery of water vapor in the atmosphere of the planet opens up more understanding about planet formation and the possibility of life outside our solar system.

By September 24, 2014

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Samsung to scrap its European PC business

The move, made because of market demand, "isn't necessarily reflective of conditions in other markets," Samsung said. The company's US presence is unaffected by the move.

By September 23, 2014