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News: Nintendo Issues a Statement on Its Foxconn Under-Age Workers Investigation

Nintendo Issues a Statement on Its Foxconn Under-Age Workers Investigation

Confirms violation and further on-site inspections

Last week there was some unpleasant news that Nintendo was forced to confront, with the revelations that manufacturing partner Foxconn employed under-age interns to manufacture Wii U. Foxconn accepted responsibility and admitted that under-age employees had been hired and subsequently released,...

News: Under-Age Workers Allegedly Worked on Wii U Manufacturing

Under-Age Workers Allegedly Worked on Wii U Manufacturing

The latest controversy for Foxconn

If you own a number of gadgets and gizmos from major companies such as Apple, Sony and Microsoft, it's in all likelihood been manufactured by Foxconn, based primarily in China. The reason we can buy technology at affordable prices isn't just because of cheaper parts and research, but due to low-paid labour in...