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Tim Cook Speaks Up
Business  (tags: business, people, Tim Cook, Apple, equality, gay, technology, LGBT, equal rights )

Robert
- 58 days ago - businessweek.com
Throughout my professional life, I've tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don't seek to draw attention to myself. Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the world, and I like keeping the focus
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Apple to Go Further to Protect Worker Health and Safety
Business  (tags: worker safety, Apple, supply chains, world, society, money, news, corporate, business, dishonesty, americans, abuse, politics )

Cal
- 104 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Join Green America in asking Apple to build on its first steps to protect workers and encourage the company to go further to ensure all workers who make its products are safe.
Tell Apple: It's Time to Make the IPhone Ethically****SIGN PETITION
Business  (tags: apple, iphone, employees, abuse, business, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, labor, lies, law, money, news )

Florence
- 769 days ago - sumofus.org
all the reports of increasing wages and reducing working hours are deceptive. Theyre producing the iPhone 5.The 87 workers have to assemble 3,000 per day, & after the new iPhone goes public workers need to assemble 6,500 They work 10hrs a day PLZ SIGN
Apple Evades Billions in Corporate Taxes, NY Times Reports
Business  (tags: business, politics, society, Apple, taxes, corporate taxes, corporate, ethics, economy, corruption, money, news )

Cal
- 971 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The New York Times accused Apple of evading billions of dollars in taxes by setting up subsidiary companies in tax-free or low-tax states and countries.
BAD BUSINESS: Are Walmart's Chinese Factories as Bad as Apple's?
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, humans, labor, Chinese factory working ocnditions, Walmart, Apple, wal-mart, news, society, economy, dishonesty, ethics, finance, business )

Cal
- 1011 days ago - motherjones.com
Our fiction-free investigation finds that in many cases, the company's auditors are asleep on the job.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Apple: Protect Workers Making IPhones in Chinese Factories
Business  (tags: business, dishonesty, workng conditions, Apple, Apple workers, politics, ethics, corporate )

Cal
- 1039 days ago - change.org
Last week's This American Life shined a spotlight on the arduous and dangerous working conditions in the Chinese factories where iPhones are made. Let's tell Apple to reform those practices and make us proud to be consumers of Apple products.
Apple: Protect Workers Making IPhones in Chinese Factories ACTION
Business  (tags: Apple, China, ethics, business, consumers, factories in China, labor )

Nancy
- 1063 days ago - change.org
"You can either manufacture in comfortable, worker-friendly factories," he said, or you can "make it better and faster and cheaper, which requires factories that seem harsh by American standards. And right now, customers care more about a new iPhone...
Apple Driving Workers to Threaten Mass Suicide? The Pathologies of the Modern Corporation
Business  (tags: consumers, corporate, economy, ethics, Apple, news, business )

Cal
- 1066 days ago - alternet.org
Better technology is not sufficient to build a better society. To really change lives, corporations must use their work force to improve democracy and equality.
Apple's Foreign Suppliers Demonstrate Widespread Scamming and Horrific Abuse of Employees
Business  (tags: Apple, supply chain, corruption, business, labor abuse, exploitation of foreign workers, corporate, news, society, politics, world, dishonesty )

Cal
- 1070 days ago - alternet.org
Apple's bombshell report on its suppliers shows anti-employee practices as common as iPods. White collar criminologist William K. Black investigates.
Investigation By NGOs: Shocking Human Cost of Producing IPhones & IPads @Apple's Chinese Factories
Business  (tags: investigation, Centre forResearch on MultinationalCompa, Students&ScholarsAgainstCorporateMisbeha, Foxconn, electronics giant, factories, Apple, China, Shenzhen, Chengdu, sweatshops, low wages, overtime, high pressure, 'machines', suicides )

LucyKalei
- 1336 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Excessive working hours & draconian workplace rules at major plants. Half a million workers paid about 65p/hr exceed 60-hr/wk limit to cope with demand Also uncovered: "anti-suicide" pledge workers urged to sign, after series of employee deaths last yr.
Apple Grabs $20 Billion Revenue With Record IPhone, Mac Sales
Business  (tags: apple, iphone, mac, ipad, revenue )

Sophie
- 1530 days ago - wired.com
Apple on Monday announced a trifecta of enormous Mac, iPhone and iPad sales during its fiscal fourth quarter, resulting in revenues topping at $20 billion.
Apple Releases An Official Statement About the IPhone 4s Reception Issues
Business  (tags: apple, iPhone, problems, business, consumers, technology )

Sally Ann
- 1637 days ago - newsblaze.com
After numerous complaints and a few lawsuits, Apple has finally released a statement about the new iPhone 4s reception issues
Apple Takes Bite Out of Microsoft, Becomes World's Most Valuable Tech Company
Business  (tags: business, technology, Apple, Microsoft )

David
- 1675 days ago - theatlantic.com
Apple overtook Microsoft this afternoon as the world's most valuable technology company, and the second most valuable US company behind Exxon Mobil (as if it needed a spotlight).
A Look at the World's Most Innovative Companies
Business  (tags: business, economy, companies, innovative, creative, google, apple, technology, sites, web2.0 )

Joseph
- 1725 days ago - visualeconomics.com
You can probably guess most of them, but not the last one.
Apple Admits Using Child Labour in China
Business  (tags: apple, corporate, Child Labor, china, technology )

Lone
- 1764 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
At least eleven 15-year-old children were discovered to be working last year in three factories which supply Apple. The company did not name the offending factories, or say where they were based, but the majority of its goods are assembled in China.
 

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