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Apple, Samsung supplier abuses workers' rights, group claims

Biel Crystal Manufactory -- which counts Apple, Samsung, HTC, and others as clients -- violates workers' rights, a Hong Kong rights group claims.

By November 26, 2013

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What do pigs and jellyfish have in common? Luminescence!

Scientists at South China Agricultural University have genetically engineered pigs to glow green when under black light.

By January 15, 2014

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Chinese daily fooled by spoof that Win 8 glitch forced missile test delay

Paper reports as news a quote from a "source" that North Korea's Kim Jong-un was considering declaring war on Microsoft.

By April 12, 2013

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Drones in China deliver packages, even a birthday cake

Parcel service SF Express was spotted the other day doing drop-off via aerial drone in the Chinese city of Dongguang, setting up a possible new standard in package delivery.

By September 5, 2013

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From X-Men to Netflix rival: How TCL plans to break into the US (Q&A)

The Chinese electronics giant already has its foot in Hollywood. Coming soon: a Netflix-style video service and a $250,000 Imax home theater.

By May 12, 2014

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China consumer group blacklists Apple

Guangdong's watchdog has placed Apple on a "company integrity" blacklist because of after-care and policy concerns.

By July 30, 2012

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In Proview 'iPad' case, China court eyes settlement

A Chinese court said it is pushing for settlement talks between Proview and Apple in the ongoing "IPAD" trademark dispute. But Apple is not likely to bow down to such demands.

By April 23, 2012

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Apple: Suppliers now 99 percent compliant with work week policy

In January, Apple's suppliers were 99 percent compliant with the requirement that no employee work more than 60 hours a week.

By March 7, 2013

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Apple fires supplier after audit uncovers underage workers

The iPhone maker found 74 underage workers at one company and then reported the labor agency to local authorities, according to Apple's latest Supplier Responsibility report.

By January 24, 2013

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Apple to fork over £38m in iPad trademark row

Apple will pay a Chinese firm a whopping $60m in a settlement over the 'iPad' name.

By July 2, 2012