Tag Archives: Apple

Apple audit shows suppliers used child labor

Well at least they’re learning a skill…

Apple Inc released on Friday an audit of its major suppliers, saying it found a number of violations including breaches in pay, benefits and environmental practices in plants in China.

The Cupertino, California-based company, notorious for keeping its supply chain a secret, also for the first time released a list of its major suppliers….

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/45988522/ns/business-us_business/

Unofficial Steve Jobs action figure available late February

I’m not much for the rumor mill, but this is just too good to pass up.  Apparently there is a new Steve Jobs “action figure” set to release in February that is just down right spooky.  It is 1:6 scale and features his trademark blue jeans / black turtleneck combo that everyone is familiar with from his many keynotes.  It is being distributed by DiD Corp, this will be available in late February for $99.99 plus shipping. And no, the tiny Mac is not included.  I wonder how long it will take before it goes the way of the “Pineapple Ninja CEO” from MICGadget.com…

The company wants you to take note of its "piercing eyes of soul" that will "always remind you to stay hungry, stay foolish and to follow your heart in the limited life."

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