back to article Foxconn mechanises workforce

Foxconn has announced that 60,000 factory workers have been replaced by robots. Famous for manufacturing Apple and Samsung products, and infamous for a spate of worker suicides, employee numbers at the factory in Kunshan in China were cut from 110,000 to 50,000, according to a local government official. Speaking to the South …

  1. Mark 85 Silver badge

    So with the reduction in labor costs will the prices of the products they make go down? Oh.. wait.. the profits go up. Nevermind.

  2. energystar

    When the time will come for coders? Then developers?

    But rise your smile, you helped to build it.

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