By all accounts, use of the Internet continues to grow steadily, undaunted by an economic slowdown and the 18-month-old dot-com shakeout.In fact, Nielsen//NetRatings recently estimated that the number of online users grew 16 percent from July 2000 to July 2001, with nearly 60 … [Read more...] about Is E-Commerce Keeping Up with the Net?
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Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturing firm that assembles Apple's iPhone, said it is implementing labor reforms in an attempt to address allegations of harsh working conditions and low wages."Foxconn is introducing measures to enhance employee representation in the Foxconn Labor … [Read more...] about Foxconn Pledges to Give Workers Greater Say
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