Foxconn apologises after protests over pay and conditions at China iPhone factory

Hundreds of workers marched in Zhengzhou -- dubbed "iPhone City" as the world's biggest producer of the smartphone -- with some clashing with riot police and personnel in hazmat suits.

published on : 24th November 2022

Protesting workers beaten at Chinese iPhone factory

China’s status as an export powerhouse is based on factories such as Foxconn that assemble the world’s consumer electronics, toys and other goods.

published on : 24th November 2022

Protests erupt at Apple's largest iPhone factory in China

Video from a separate Livestream showed dozens of workers at night confronting a row of police officers and a police vehicle with flashing lights, shouting: "Defend our rights! Defend our rights!"

published on : 23rd November 2022

Apple limits file-sharing for Chinese iPhone users after anti-govt protest

It has also faced boycott threats in China as it stands in the crossfire of US-China tensions, it could turn its citizens against Apple if Washington blocked Chinese apps.

published on : 10th November 2022

Apple says iPhone supplies hurt by anti-virus curbs in China

Last week, access to the industrial zone where the factory is located was suspended for one week following a surge in infections in Zhengzhou and the departure of workers from the factory.

published on : 7th November 2022

China closes zone around iPhone factory after virus cases

The ruling Communist Party is enforcing a “Zero COVID” policy that has closed areas throughout China for weeks to try to isolate every case.

published on : 3rd November 2022

China closes zone around iPhone factory after virus cases

The ruling Communist Party is enforcing a "Zero COVID" policy that has closed areas throughout China for weeks to try to isolate every case.

published on : 2nd November 2022

After workers flee Covid outbreak, China iPhone factory quadruples bonuses for those who stay

China is the last major economy committed to a zero-Covid strategy, persisting with snap lockdowns, mass testing and lengthy quarantines in a bid to stamp out emerging outbreaks.

published on : 1st November 2022

Workers leave iPhone factory in Zhengzhou amid Covid curbs

Videos circulating on Chinese social media platforms showed people said to be Foxconn workers climbing over fences and walking down a road laden with their belongings.

published on : 31st October 2022

China Covid curbs disrupt production at world's biggest iPhone factory

There were signs of further tightening in Beijing, with the capital's Universal Resort theme park saying on Wednesday that it had "closed temporarily... to implement epidemic control requirements".

published on : 28th October 2022

Brazil judge fines Apple USD 20 million over chargerless iPhones

Apple stopped including outlet chargers with new iPhones in October 2020, saying it wanted to help reduce electronic waste.

published on : 14th October 2022

Apple, Samsung users to push 5G software updates in Dec, mid- Nov respectively

Apple said it is working with carrier partners in India to bring the best 5G experience to iPhone users as soon as network validation and testing for quality and performance is completed.

published on : 12th October 2022

iPhone 14: Not much on offer over iPhone 13

The iPhone 14 is the most basic device in the iPhone 14 series, and comes in four colours Blue, Midnight, Purple, Starlight and Red. It has three storage options - 128GB, 256GB or 512GB.

published on : 3rd October 2022

iPhone 14 manufacturing in India shows maturity of Apple's India production capabilities: Moody's 

The iPhone 14 will be shipped from Foxconn's Sriperumbudur facility on the outskirts of Chennai. Foxconn is the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer and major iPhone assembler.

published on : 28th September 2022

Forbidden fruit & Popova’s love letter 

There is a sweet fragrance of apples in the air. One, Apple has started making its “flagship” iPhone 14 in Chennai.

published on : 28th September 2022

Excited to be manufacturing iPhone 14 in India: Apple

Today, Apple manufactures some of its most advanced iPhones in the country including iPhone SE, iPhone 12, iPhone 13 and, now, iPhone 14.

published on : 26th September 2022

Blinkit partners Apple product reseller to deliver iPhone 14 in Delhi, Mumbai

When checked, iPhone booking details were not available on the Blink Commerce Pvt Ltd (formerly known as Grofers) platform yet.

published on : 17th September 2022

Apple's iOS 16 adoption slightly higher than iOS 15 adoption in 48 hours: Report

At the current time, Apple is also giving people the option to stay on iOS 15.7, a move that can also keep people from installing the iOS 16 update.

published on : 15th September 2022

Apple likely to see best-ever sales in India

“I think iPhone 14 series will do well in India, along with iPhone 13,” said Tarun Pathak, research director at Counterpoint Research.

published on : 9th September 2022

Despite inflationary pressure, Apple maintains prices on new iPhone line-up

For several years, Apple’s new iPhones have mostly featured incremental upgrades to cameras and battery life, and this year’s models were no exception.

published on : 8th September 2022
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