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: oh come on
by JonathanBThompson on Thu 23rd Jul 2009 16:49 UTC in reply to "oh come on"
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Darwin at its finest!

Seriously, if you can't deal with failure of something that's not so vitally important, it's probably better for the species for you to exit the gene pool voluntarily before you contaminate it too much, because you won't be able to deal with more important things that really matter for survival.

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