Apple Suppliers Foxconn Will Pay Arsonist Workers Overtime and Get…

Last Friday's situation at the Mexican Foxconn factory (the company that supplies components and products to Apple) where enraged employees burnt the place down over being forced to work unpaid overtime will be receiving extra pay, according to Foxconn. » 2/23/10 5:01am 2/23/10 5:01am

Foxconn Workers Don't Get Mad, They Get Even (By Burning Their Factory…

There's a lot of hostility swirling around Foxconn these days. First, Foxconn security assaulted a photograph-snapping reporter in China. Now there's a report that workers at a Mexican Foxconn factory burned the joint down after being forced to work overtime. » 2/20/10 5:00pm 2/20/10 5:00pm

DIY Overclocked Flashlight—An Arsonist's Dream


Got an arsonist in your family and have no idea what to get him or her this holiday season? Why not build an overclocked Maglite capable of actually burning objects? This Maglite hybrid uses a Osram Sylvania light bulb "overclocked" to 80 times its standard luminosity. Power the sucker up with 12 1200mV NiMH batteries … » 12/01/06 11:38am 12/01/06 11:38am