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  1. beware companies bearing gifts
    Foxconn Is Good at Grifting Governments, and the U.S. Is an Easy MarkFoxconn’s disappearing factory in Wisconsin isn’t a new trick, but the U.S. is so thirsty for manufacturing jobs we’ll keep falling for it.
  2. scott walker
    Foxconn Hopes to Staff New Wisconsin Plant With Robots and Chinese WorkersThanks to Scott Walker, Wisconsin could end up paying the Taiwanese company $1 million for every American job its new plant creates.
  3. Wisconsin Just Gave Foxconn Preferential Treatment in Its Court SystemScott Walker lured the tech company to Wisconsin by giving it special privileges in the state’s courts. That could be unconstitutional.
  4. Trump Announces $10 Billion Foxconn Plant in Paul Ryan’s DistrictThe plant will initially employee 3,000, with the potential to add 10,000 more jobs, and eat up billions in incentives.
  5. google glass
    Foxconn to Fill Early Google Glass Orders Right Here in AmericaThe company’s first U.S. factory will be in California.
  6. strikes
    Foxconn Factory Workers Strike Over iPhone 5 ProductionThey say Apple’s quality standards are too stringent.
  7. technology
    Foxconn Factory Marks iPhone 5 Release With RiotThe Apple supplier is having more issues in China.
  8. technology
    Apple’s Foxconn Promises to Treat Workers BetterThe Fair Labor Association has completed its month-long investigation.
  9. apple
    Mr. Cook and the Apple Factory The company head stopped by during a visit to China. 
  10. Foxconn Workers Are Getting a Pay RaiseAfter tons of criticism.
  11. the future is coming
    Foxconn Workers in China Demonstrate Hot New Trend of PlankingFor macabre purposes.
  12. behind the screen
    Chinese iPad and iPhone Manufacturer Rallies On, Despite Worker SuicidesFoxconn slated to hire 400,000 this year.