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.
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.
Lenovo has seen its profit slump by two thirds amid the ongoing global trend to use smartphones instead of PC's. The computer giant is struggling to diversify its products but said it faced "sizeable challenges."
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