Greenpeace has analysed what 17 of the world’s leading consumer electronics companies are doing to address their environmental impacts.Do they use clean energies? Do they use hazardous chemicals? Can their products be recycled or easily repaired?
Shares in Apple's Asia-based concept firms have tumbled after US President Donald Trump launched a broadside against the tech giant demanding it should move production to the US if it wanted to avoid tariffs on imports.
A report accusing China of sneaking spy chips onto servers used by US firms like Apple and Amazon has led to a sharp tech sell-off in Asia. It could aggravate the already strained trade ties between the US and China.
The EU executive and the German government have been demanding a swift response to what they call Asia's market dominance in the production of e-battery cells. German analyst Marcel Weiss says they should calm down.
A damning report by China Labor Watch has revealed horrendous working conditions at the Chinese tech contractor Foxconn regarding so-called dispatch workers, who produce Echo speakers and Kindle e-readers for Amazon.
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