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Qualcomm Is Now Suing Apple’s iPhone Manufacturing Partners

05/17/2017, Earlier this year the FTC filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm over alleged antitrust violations. Following that, Apple launched a lawsuit of their own in which they alleged that Qualcomm had withheld payments to them as a form of “punishment” amongst...

Google Launches PAX, Hopes To Put An End To Patent Trolls

04/04/2017, If a company has been found to have infringed upon another company’s patent, a lawsuit usually occurs. Sometimes it is justified especially when the infringement is pretty blatant, but sometimes the patent in question is just so vague that we guess it...

Foxconn To Build Facility To Build Apple Prototypes

01/20/2017, Apple used to have a reputation of being one of the more secretive tech companies around. For the most part they still are, although in recent years their announcements no longer come as a surprise a specs, details, and sometimes even photos of products...

Apple Expanding Partnership With Foxconn For Future Growth

12/26/2016, If latest reports are believed, Apple is expanding its partnership with its longtime manufacturing partner Foxconn for future growth in markets like China and Indonesia. Apple is reportedly looking to work with Foxconn as it wants to open up new research...

iPhone Maker Foxconn Planning U.S. Expansion

12/07/2016, Foxconn is one of Apple’s biggest contract manufacturing partners making products like the iPhone at its factories in China. Apple doesn’t make iPhones or most of its other products in the United States and it has been often criticized for...

Foxconn Exec Faces 10 Years In Jail For Stealing 5,700 iPhones

12/02/2016, Foxconn is Apple’s main producer of the iPhone. The company is responsible for piecing together all of the various components and assembling them into the final product that many of us know and use everyday. So safe to say that employees at the company...

Foxconn Reportedly Working On Wireless Charging For The iPhone 8

10/31/2016, When it comes to wireless charging for Apple products, the Apple Watch is probably the closest thing we’ve got so far, and even then that’s kind of stretching it. However given the state of the wireless charging scene, we guess it is understandable...

Apple & Foxconn Could Be Considering Making iPhones In India

09/07/2016, One of the barriers to owning an iPhone would be its price, which safe to say puts it out of reach to many in emerging markets. However according to a report from The Economic Times (via 9to5Mac), Apple and Foxconn are said to be considering starting up...

‘Feeble’ iPhone Sales Expected Until Early Next Year

06/13/2016, Apple saw its first ever sales decline for the iPhone in the previous quarter and if whispers from the industry are to be believed, it’s going to get worse for the iPhone before it gets any better. The chairman of Foxconn, Apple’s largest...

60,000 Foxconn Factory Workers Have Been Replaced By Robots

05/25/2016, We had heard as far back in 2011 that Foxconn had plans to replace their workers with robots. Now according to reports, the company has recently replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots. In a statement made to the BBC, the company says that by...

Microsoft To Sell Nokia’s Feature Phone Business To Foxconn

05/18/2016, Back in 2014, Microsoft announced that they would be buying the mobile division of Nokia, which we guess for the most part seemed like the majority of phones produced were smartphones, but it also included the occasional feature phone. However it looks...

Xiaomi To Foxconn: Increase Mi 5 Production, Please

03/03/2016, It is not too long since the Xiaomi Mi 5 flagship device was revealed (just last month, in fact), and it has already racked up close to 17 million registrations in just five days. Having said that, despite its release being limited to just core markets...

Foxconn’s Acquisition Of Sharp Could Be Delayed

02/25/2016, Yesterday we reported that Foxconn would be taking over Sharp’s business for $6.4 billion. Considering that the initial reports suggested that Sharp was resistant to Foxconn’s plans due to Foxconn not being a Japanese company, it was quite an...