The iPhone maker dispatched medical experts to Shanghai to investigate the recent death of a 15-year-old worker from pneumonia.
The smartphone giant has asked suppliers to build up to 90 million units of its newest iPhones, expected later this year, according to The Wall Street Journal.
LG and Sony, plus more than a dozen regional device makers sign deals with Microsoft to bundle Office apps and services -- such as Word, OneNote and Skype -- on their Android devices.
Apple hardware manufacturer accused of safety violations, poor living conditions, and withholding of worker identification cards, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The head of one of Apple's suppliers says the phone will be more of a midrange product with a relatively high price tag.
Move is part of Apple's desire to achieve greater balance in its supply chain, according to The Wall Street Journal.
An executive sends a memo to employees to dismiss BBC reporting that claims Chinese workers at an Apple supplier continue to be treated poorly.
After pleading guilty to charges of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering, Paul Devine is sentenced to one year in jail and fined $4.5 million.
The iPhone 6 is headed for mass production, according to local Taiwanese media. That could mean a rumored September launch for at least one of the models is on track.
Well-known manufacturers Foxconn and Pegatron reportedly are hiring tens of thousands of employees to make the next iPhone.