Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 21st Jul 2009 20:10 UTC, submitted by kaiwai
Hardware, Embedded Systems This is one sad story to report on. Sun Danyong, 25-year-old employee at Chinese manufacturing company Foxconn, has committed suicide after being subjected to apparently rather rigorous interrogation methods by Foxconn's Central Security Division. Danyong handled a shipment of 16 iPhone prototypes, and one of them went missing. Update: Apple responds: "We are saddened by the tragic loss of this young employee, and we are awaiting results of the investigations into his death. We require our suppliers to treat all workers with dignity and respect."
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RE[5]: oh come on
by Macrat on Wed 22nd Jul 2009 21:13 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: oh come on"
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So do I but I don't believe there's anything honorable about suicide.

It's very honorable and responsible to pass at your own choosing.

It's not your place to force your taboo on everyone else

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