News tagged ‘foxconn’
Monday, 7 Jul 2014
Your next iPhone may be built by super efficient Foxconn robots. According to Ubergizmo, the 'foxbots' will be able to assemble an average of 30,000 devices each, and will cost in the range of US$20-25k.
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
A new report suggests that Foxconn will begin production of Apple's new iPhone models soon, beginning with the 4.7-inch model in July and the larger 5.5-inch model in August.
Friday, 11 Oct 2013
According to the Hong Kong Oriental Daily, Foxconn has inked a deal with the Xi'an Institute of Technology to expose 1000 students from the school to working on the assembly line of Sony's PlayStation 4.
Thursday, 30 May 2013
After a series of manufacturing glitches last year, Apple is looking to reduce its reliance on Foxconn by including Pegatron to its supply chain mix.
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013
Following a post-holiday hiring freeze, Foxconn is stepping up hiring, a sign that the company is gearing up for production of a new iPhone.
Monday, 24 Dec 2012
Foxconn has just invest $200 million for a 8.88% stake in GoPro camera makers, Woodman Labs.
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012
Microsoft's Surface phone is rumored to ship in mid 2013, and Foxconn is said to be the sole manufacturer of the device.
Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Foxconn chief Terry Gou advised consumers to wait for the release of Apple's upcoming iPhone model as it will "put Samsung Galaxy S III to shame".
Friday, 30 Mar 2012
Under increasing public scrutiny, Apple and Foxconn made promises to improve working conditions at Foxconn's China factories.
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012
Sharp will sell a 9.9% stake (about 121.65 million new shares) to the Hon Hai Group for 66.9 billion yen (US$807 million). This will make Hon Hai Sharp's largest shareholder.