The Fair Labour Association (FLA) has found that three Foxconn factories have broken labour laws, overworking factory workers, which goes over the overtime limit required by law. Foxconn is mainly responsible for manufacturing Apple products such as the iPhone 4S and the iPad 2.
The FLA investigators uncovered that in time of peak production weekly [...]
The ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute) was scheduled to vote whether to Apple’s or its rivals nano-SIM technology would be the industry standard. However, according to the BBC, the ruling has been postponed until the end of June, due to the squabbling of rivals.
In a surprise move, Apple offered its nano-SIM tech royalty-free, just [...]
If you own a Sony Ericsson XPERIA handset, you may be wondering when the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update will be rolling out to your phone. Sadly, Sony announced that the ICS update for its XPERIA range will be delayed until mid-April instead of March. Some handsets will not receive the update until summer.
Good news for people who just can’t get enough of talking on the phone or sending text messages. O2 now offers On & On, a tariff offering unlimited calls and text plus 1 GB of data for £26 a month (SIM-only). If you want a phone to go with the package, it’s £36 a month.
The third smart phone from Sony’s new ‘NXT’ series has been released, joining the flagship Xperia S and budget Xperia U the new Sony Xperia P sits slap bang in the middle and is now available on O2 contract deals with further network launches on Orange, T-Mobile and Vodafone expected very soon.
This first colour [...]