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labor

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Low wages, long hours persist at iPhone factory, says labor group

New York-based China Labor Watch claims more work needs to be done to improve conditions at a supplier-owned factory in Shanghai.

By October 22, 2015

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T-Mobile violated US labor laws, agency judge rules

The US carrier blocked its workers from organizing or even discussing problems at work and has been ordered to revise its policies.

By March 19, 2015

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Unions charge T-Mobile with shady business practices

A complaint with the FCC accuses the "Uncarrier" of adding unauthorized charges to customer bills and deceptive advertising practices.

By January 27, 2016

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Apple 'offended' by BBC claim that factories violate labor rights

An executive sends a memo to employees to dismiss BBC reporting that claims Chinese workers at an Apple supplier continue to be treated poorly.

By December 19, 2014

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See the sun's fury on spectacular 4K display in this NASA video

Each minute of the NASA 4K ultra-HD video took 10 hours to make, and the labor pays off with searing detail of the blazing star.

By November 3, 2015

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Samsung supplier factory found to use child labor, watchdog says

But Samsung says allegations China-based supplier HEG Electronics employes children under the age of 16 at its facility are false.

By August 28, 2014

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Aaron Sorkin to Tim Cook: You've got nerve calling me opportunistic

Technically Incorrect: In comments about his new Steve Jobs movie, the famed writer wonders whether getting your products made by cheap child labor in China isn't also opportunistic.

By September 25, 2015

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Samsung chops order to China supplier that used child labor

In a move to condemn illegal child labor, the Korean electronics giant says it will reduce orders with the supplier by 30 percent.

By August 5, 2014

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Best Bluetooth speakers for the great outdoors

Whether you're sitting around a campfire, chilling at the beach or planning a Labor Day picnic, a good, portable speak can liven up the party. In this Tech Minute CNET's Sharon Profis has a few suggestions for better sharing your tunes with friends.

By August 28, 2015

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Samsung suspends business with supplier in child labor probe

The South Korean electronics giant says it will sever business ties with a supplier if its investigation determines violations occurred.

By July 13, 2014