Apple’s Taiwanese supplier, Foxconn, is no stranger to suicide scandals. After several workers who live in dormitories at its mainland Chinese factory complex attempted to jump to their deaths in 2010 (with some succeeding), the company installed anti-suicide nets.
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A robot delivers a dish to hungry diners at Robot Restaurant where 20 robots are used to deliver and cook food as well as usher customers and entertain them. (via Reuters)
At Robot Restaurant 20 robots deliver food to the table, cook dumplings and noodles, usher diners and entertain them in Harbin, Heilongjiang province in China.
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Last week, Xi Jinping’s chairmanship of the Communist Party was announced, and collectively, the Chinese Internet breathed a sigh of relief.
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