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This American Life retracts show alleging Apple manufacturing misconduct

A January This American Life story about Apple and its manufacturing processes contained “significant fabrications,” public radio host Ira Glass said Friday in a blog post retracting the original piece.

Cook, Apple's success take center stage at annual shareholder meeting

At Apple's annual shareholder meeting, the focus was again on CEO Tim Cook, who addressed the company's fortunes (and fortune), with some corporate-governance changes thrown in for good measure.

Foxconn to increase workers' wages in China

Foxconn Technology, a supplier for Apple among other tech companies, said on Saturday it had raised wages for its assembly line workers in China by 16 to 25 percent. The move came amid increased public scrutiny over working conditions at its factories.

This is Tim: Apple CEO talks at investment conference

On Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook was interviewed on stage at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference. Macworld transcribed Cook's comments on a number of topics.

Apple asks Fair Labor Association to inspect Foxconn

Apple on Monday announced that it has asked the Fair Labor Association to inspect Foxconn and Apple's other overseas suppliers for issues related to worker safety.

Incoming Sony CEO: Hot gadgets aren't enough anymore

Sony's new CEO says the company needs to move on from its hardware roots.

Canon adds AirPrint support to more all-in-one printers

Canon's new line of Pixma printers allows wireless printing from your iOS device.

Online petition targeting Apple's Chinese factory conditions gathers 162,000 signatures in a week

An online petition asking Apple to protect the Chinese workers who make its more popular products has gathered more than 162,000 signatures in just over a week.

Remains of the Day: Shoot the moon

Tim Cook shoots off an email, Donald Trump shoots off his mouth, and the new iPod nano may shoot (not great) pictures.

Rocker Young: Steve Jobs and I discussed higher-quality digital downloads

Speaking at the D: Dive into Media conference, Neil Young says that he was talking to Steve Jobs about improving digital music download quality before the former Apple CEO's death last year.

Apple reports record revenue, profit for fiscal first quarter

Record-breaking iPhone, iPad, and Mac sales rang in a stellar start to the 2012 fiscal year for Apple.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Wrap it up

We've kept you up to speed with new iOS accessory unveilings at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. But before we wrap up the week entirely, here are some other products that were recently announced.

Apple unveils supplier names with 2012 responsibility report

As part of its annual report on worker protections and factory conditions, Apple has published a list of its production suppliers for the first time. The release is tied into Apple joining the Fair Labor Association, which will audit Apple's supply chain in the coming year.

Google's Schmidt: Devices, apps need to be friends

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt told an audience at the Consumer Electronics Show that the future of technology will be getting electronics to work together.

The Week in iOS Accessories: CES mania!

The Consumer Electronics Show is underway in Las Vegas, which means a weeklong deluge of new gadgets and gear. We've been covering many new products individually, but here are a number of other iOS accessories that are worth a look.