Apple Puts India Foxconn Factory on Probation Following Protests

Apple Puts India Foxconn Factory on Probation Following Protests

Following protests over subpar food and accommodation conditions for its workers, Apple has placed Foxconn on probation. The factory is located in southern India. Currently, it is unclear how long the facility will be on probation, however, a spokesperson for the iPhone maker says they “will ensure our strict standards are met before the facility […]

Global Chip Shortage Cripples Numerous Industries

Global Chip Shortage Cripples Numerous Industries

The world of technology has been continuously evolving throughout the years. However, the year 2021, seems to be in the grips of a global chip shortage. The demand for semiconductors has surged far beyond capacity for supply. This chip shortage has been affecting numerous industrial companies — from automotive to smartphones and all those in-between. […]

Smartwatches Can Detect Coronavirus Before Symptoms Appear [Video]

Smartwatches Can Detect Coronavirus Before Symptoms Appear [Video]

In a study called “Warrior Watch,” Mount Sinai Medical Center researchers found that smartwatches including the Apple watch are able to detect changes in the user’s heartbeat. This can be an indicator that the coronavirus is present up to seven days before any visible symptoms are developed. Smartwatch Indicators Based upon how well the immune system […]