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iPhone chipmaker TSMC warns of delayed shipments following computer virus attack

TSMC said that 80% of the fabrication tools affected by the virus outbreak had been restored and that it expects full recovery sometime later today.

Foxconn ramps up seasonal hiring ahead of mass-production of 2018 iPhones

Apple’s favorite manufacturer Foxconn has begun offering staff retention bonuses as it ramps up seasonal hiring for mass-production of a second-generation iPhone X, iPhone X Plus and a new 6.1-inch LCD model.

Wisconsin breaks ground on new Foxconn LCD panel facility

Foxconn on Thursday broke ground on a new 20 million-square-foot complex in Wisconsin. The project could bring thousands of new jobs to the state. 

Wisconsin’s new Foxconn plant is getting more costly to residents

Apple’s top manufacturer is getting more in incentives for building a plant in Wisconsin. Construction on the new mega-plant begins this week.

Apple anticipates fans would lean toward the cheaper LCD iPhone this year

As consumers balk at the high price tag of iPhone X, Apple has reportedly adjusted its sales projections and now expects to move more iPhone models in its coming fall lineup that will come outfitted with cheaper LCD screens than the models equipped with pricier OLED screens.