A Look at the Logistics Involved in Apple’s iPhone Launches

On September 12, 2013, in Industry News, by J.R. Bookwalter

Anyone who’s ever tracked an online iPhone order has probably seen their device ship from Shenzhen, China and make its way around the globe — but have you ever wondered how Apple manages millions of them at once?Bloomberg published a fascinating look…

China investigating IT suppliers linked with Apple for polluting rivers

On August 5, 2013, in Industry News, by Michael Kan, IDG News Service

Local authorities in China are investigating two electronics suppliers linked with Apple and also reportedly HTC of dumping heavy metals in the country’s rivers after watchdog groups accused them of damaging the environment.

Last week, five Chin…

Review: Photoshop Touch brings hardcore image editing to iOS and Android

On August 2, 2013, in Industry News, by Jackie Dove

The key to deciding whether to download Photoshop Touch, Adobe’s mobile image-editing companion to its desktop behemoth, hinges on your answers to a couple of quick questions: Are you already a Photoshop user, and are you interested in Photoshop…

The Macalope: Unrighteous indignation

On July 30, 2013, in Industry News, by The Macalope

BuzzFeed’s John Herrman is flipping some tables at technology sites’ indifference to a recent report about labor abuses at an Apple supplier.

“The Only Apple Rumors That Nobody Cares About.”

As it turns out, this report included some othe…

Apple details supplier firing, improving conditions in annual report

On January 25, 2013, in Industry News, by Macworld

Facing unprecedented scrutiny over its manufacturing and labor practices, Apple in 2012 nearly doubled the number of audits it conducted in its worldwide supply chain, cracking down on excessive overtime and the use of underage workers in its fact…

Looking for something?

Use the form below to search the site:

Still not finding what you're looking for? Drop a comment on a post or contact us so we can take care of it!