Human cost of a trendy phone

BYLINE: A Dongguan factory that makes iPhones is hardly the Apple of workers’ eyes.

South China Morning Post

October 5, 2008 Sunday

Simon Parry reports


His company is the talk of the town and its newest product is turning Hong Kong’s mobile phone market on its head. But Apple executive Tim Mohin is reticent when it comes to talking about a meeting he had in Hong Kong 11 days ago to discuss the iPhone.

“I’m just the guy doing the work,” Mr Mohin said by phone [...]