Apple Supplier Foxconn Hit by Staff Riot


Around 40 people have been injured in riots at one of Apple’s main suppliers. An estimated 1,000 to 2,000 people were involved in a mass brawl at the Foxconn plant in Taiyuan. The incident began in a dormitory at the factory where staff lived. The company has been at the center of repeated allegations of […]

Who’s suing who: September 2012

With court rulings as hard to predict as a substitute NFL referee’s penalty calls, it can be hard to keep track of who’s suing who in the tech world and how everyone’s getting on. Here’s a quick update on recent developments. Samsung has failed to overturn a temporary sales ban on the Galaxy Tab 10.1. […]

WiFi Issues with iOS6


It would seem that all is not rosy with the release of the new operating system on iDevices. Apparently there were floods of complaints from customers who had their WiFi greyed out following the update to iOS6 on iPhones 4 and 4S and iPad 3rd Gen. I haven’t yet updated my systems to iOS6 and […]

$6 billion iPhone damage bill somewhat suspicious

Americans have spent nearly $6 billion on damaged iPhones according to a new guesstimate. It’s an eyecatching figure but both the methodology and the presentation are open to question. The figure comes from SquareTrade, a company that offers third-party warranties for electrical goods and, to its credit, does a good job of producing interesting stats […]

Banned iPhone 5 Promo [Spoof]


Warning: Video contains strong language. A new hilarious banned iPhone ad spoof by the folks from JLE. Enjoy! [ooJLEoo]

Tablets make computer users happy


American consumers have never been so happy with their computers according to the latest in a series of annual surveys. The trend appears to be the result of including tablets alongside traditional desktop and portable computers. The figures come from the American Customer Satisfaction Index, an organization that runs regular surveys of how happy people […]

Steve Jobs: Resurrection [Iphone 5 Parody]


We all think Steve Jobs’ Apple legacy ended with the iPhone 4GS, but is this really the case? [MondoMedia]

CruxSKUNK iPad Keyboard-Case vs. Logitech Ultrathin


Awhile ago I was looking to get a keyboard for my iPad, and I was pointed in the direction of the┬áLogitech Ultrathin Keyboard. Case and keyboard all in one, plus it’s really thin. I was a bit dubious about dishing out on such a keyboard, and I’m glad I didn’t get it because I’m actually […]

Broken iMac Prank [Video]


I wonder if the reaction from passerby would have been the same if a Dell box would have been used in the prank. [Via LS]