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Old 09-17-2012, 06:42 AM   #34
tenniscasey
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Originally Posted by DRII View Post


True...

although I'm glad Apple shows an American company can still dominate.

I have a Mac at home, switched from PCs back when i thought Apple was somehow better, as in more altruistic or benevolent than other companies.

Psyche!

Apple's main goal is profit just like nearly every other publicly traded corporation...
Yeah, Apple's contractor Foxconn was back in the news last week for using Chinese slave labor -- this time forcing students out of school and into factories to satisfy demand for the iPhone 5. The article points out that Samsung and Nokia have similar issues, but since iPhone is the biggest kid on the block, it's gonna get the most attention for stuff like this.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/11/te...ewanted=1&_r=1
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