The NYT has more on the death of Sun Danyong, the Foxconn worker who apparently committed suicide after an iPhone prototype went missing. As compensation, his family has been paid about $US44,000, and his girlfriend received an Apple laptop.
Chinese newspapers have been piecing together Foxconn worker Sun Danyong’s final hours, and claim to have recovered his final text message to his girlfriend, sent two hours before he died. It’s clear something horrible was happening to him:
Foxconn, otherwise known as the company responsible for the iPhone suicide, supposedly just had their CEO fingered by the IRS for tax evasion. Up to $US1.49 billion worth. But it’s not so simple.