Foxconn violated its own policy by forcing students to work overtime to help build Sony's upcoming PlayStation 4 game console.
Foxconn reportedly told students from the Xian Institute of Technology that if they didn't finish the internship program, they wouldn't receive the necessary credits allowing them to graduate, Chinese site Tencent Games said Wednesday. In response to that report, Foxconn told news site Quartz that an internal investigation did uncover policy violations. Specifically, XIT students at its Yantai factory were assigned night shifts and overtime hours.
In its statement to Quartz, Foxconn promised to remedy the problem.… Read more