Interview with a Former Foxconn Employee


The workspace where I’ve had my base of operations for the last two months has an employee who used to work at Foxconn as a test engineer. I asked him a few questions about his experience there.  While the language barrier was a significant problem, I managed to find some questions and answers that worked.…

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Useful Fakes Abound Too

Fakes From China

China is fraught with fake parts.  That’s not always a bad thing that will ruin you. Sometimes it will save you money because it works well enough for your needs and is readily available. Two of the components for my product (the DigiTally, a portable electronic scoreboard) are DC/DC voltage converters (one at fixed 3.3V…

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