Foxconn and Apple Make Strides Towards Improving Work Hours, But Still Violate Chinese Limits

The Fair Labor Association has published a final status report on the working conditions at Apple supplier Foxconn, finding that Foxconn successfully reduced working hours to comply with the Fair Labor Association’s standard 60 hour work week, but failed to meet the Chinese legal limit of 49 hours per week and at times, exceeded the legal limit of 36 hours of overtime per month.…


Gift Guide: Strong Slate of iPad Challengers

Gift Guide: iPad still among the best tablets, but Apple has strong, cheaper challengers…

Gift Guide: Strong Slate of iPad Challengers

Gift Guide: iPad still among the best tablets, but Apple has strong, cheaper challengers…

Disney Brings Popular Kids Virtual World Game ‘Club Penguin’ to iPad

Club Penguin 1About a month ago, I was visiting my brother and his family. My six-year-old nephew grabbed me by the arm and dragged me to the computer saying, “I have to make you a Penguin.” That was my first introduction to Disney’s hugely popular massively multiplayer online (MMO) game for kids.…

Instagram Updated With ‘Instagram Direct’ Private Photo and Video Sharing [iOS Blog]

Instagram for iOS has been updated to version 5.0, adding the company’s Instagram Direct feature that was announced this morning. Instagram Direct is designed to allow users to send photo and video messages to private groups. The update brings a new icon to the top right corner of the home feed, which includes an inbox listing photos and videos that have been sent to each user.…

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