Foxconn Folds Under Pressure; Announces Pay Hike

Foxconn Folds Under Pressure; Announces Pay Hike

Posted on Feb. 23, 2012 by - Leave a Comment

One of the world’s largest electronics manufacturers says it’s raising worker salaries by as much as one-quarter. It’s a response to increasing pressure on the company, Foxconn Technology, to treat its workers to better working conditions and pay.

PlayStation Vita Launches in US, But Are Gamers Interested?

PlayStation Vita Launches in US, But Are Gamers Interested?

Posted on Feb. 23, 2012 by - Leave a Comment

Sony’s new handheld gaming system, the Vita (Italian for “life”), recently launched in North America. Boasting high-definition graphics similar to its big, console brother, the PlayStation 3, the Vita is a technological marvel. But is it the right time for a new handheld?

Software Update Could Give PlayBook Much Needed Boost

Software Update Could Give PlayBook Much Needed Boost

Posted on Feb. 22, 2012 by - Leave a Comment

Will the long-awaited release of updated software save the PlayBook or is it too late?