In a situation that has sparked controversy, a Fulton County, Georgia Apple Store refused to sell a woman and her uncle an iPhone because they were speaking Farsi to one another. The customers are claiming that the store blatantly discriminated and racially profiled against them.
Foxconn recently confirmed that a 23-year-old employee working at its Chengdu factory killed himself by jumping from his apartment in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu.
Shazam has announced that they are joining product (RED) with the release of (Shazam)RED [App Store, $4.99], which will donate 20% of the purchase price of the app (a little less than $1) of the proceeds to the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. As part of the (RED) brand family of products, it dons the (RED) logo, name, and color, joining the likes of Apple, Nike and others.