Company suing Apple over iPad name open to talks

The lawyer for a Chinese company suing Apple Inc. in China over its use of the iPad trademark indicated Tuesday that his client would be willing to discuss a settlement…

More Chinese cities seize iPads over trademark

Authorities have seized iPads from more Chinese retailers in an escalating trademark dispute between Apple Inc. and a struggling local company that could disrupt global sales of the popular tablet computer…

Chinese company to seek ban on iPad import, export

A Chinese company said Tuesday it will ask customs officials to ban imports and exports of Apple’s iPads due to a dispute over ownership of the trademark…

Independent group inspecting Apple suppliers

Apple said Monday that an independent group, the Fair Labor Association, has started looking into working conditions in the Chinese factories where its iPads and iPhones are assembled…

Petition to demand ethical iPhone

250,000 signature petition to Apple…

Why do U.S. manufacturing jobs go to China?

We’re advised that no matter where you’re doing business around the globe the factory floor is in China…

Foxconn worker: “men used as animals”

Getting her to talk though would be a different matter. If caught, she says, she faces not just the loss of a job but criminal prosecution…

SF: Macworld Expo kicks off at Moscone Center

Technology buffs have already begun descending on San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood for the annual conference celebrating all things Mac — and all things Apple…

Apple doubles iPhone sales in 1Q

After uncharacteristically tepid sales in the July-to-September quarter, Apple came back with a vengeance in last three months of 2011, vastly exceeding analyst estimates and setting new records…a

Study finds tablet, e-book ownership soared

People who own tablets and e-readers nearly doubled between mid-December and January, a new study finds.