ipad http://nhpr.org en iPad Workers: Plant Inspected Hours Before Blast http://nhpr.org/post/ipad-workers-plant-inspected-hours-blast Apple's new iPad goes on sale this Friday, the latest version of a wildly popular product from an iconic company. In the past couple of months, though, Apple has come under criticism for working conditions in Chinese factories that help build iPads.<p>A <em>New York Times</em> <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/business/ieconomy.html">investigation</a> focused on an explosion at an Apple supplier factory last May. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 04:01:00 +0000 Frank Langfitt 2451 at http://nhpr.org iPad Workers: Plant Inspected Hours Before Blast Word of Mouth for November 7th, 2011 http://nhpr.org/post/word-mouth-november-7th-2011 <p>Caremore, a company that has revolutionized&nbsp;eldercare - providing better care and&nbsp;doing it profitably.&nbsp; The &quot;next big thing&quot; prediction&nbsp;for Apple -&nbsp;under new leadership.&nbsp; And&nbsp;18th century explorers who&nbsp;fearlessly set out to catalog the&nbsp;variety of species that roam the earth.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 17:00:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 304 at http://nhpr.org