Stories by Nick Spence

Apple confirms end of the road for Xserve

Apple has announced plans to discontinue the Xserve product line, the company's rack-mounted server. According to Apple, Xserve provides everything you need to serve Mac, Windows and Linux clients, right out of the box.

Apple audit reveals underage workers at some suppliers

Apple has revealed in a new report that some of its suppliers broke local laws, employing children at three different facilities, without naming the companies or locations. Inspectors checked out facilities in China, Czech Republic, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and US as part of the "Supplier Responsibility" report published on the Apple website. Apple revealed the news under the "2010 Supplier Responsibility Progress Report" (PDF), as part of the webpage.