Apple puts iPhone manufacturer Pegatron under probation over labor violations

iPhone 12 manufacturing is already suffering from shortages of essential components, and Apple is struggling to produce enough units to meet high seasonal demand. Pegatron may have shot itself in the foot with poor oversight over its labor practices as Apple is already looking at alternatives.Apple recently stopped placing orders with Pegatron — one of […]

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Europe agrees on stricter control of surveillance tech

The EU has announced an agreement to make the international sale of surveillance technology more transparent. These new rules create a framework for democratic countries in the EU, and an example to countries worldwide, to perform their due diligence regarding the humanitarian effects of their exported technology.The European Union announced today that surveillance technology used […]

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