Microsoft strong-arms hardware makers into social responsibility

By , Network World |  Hardware, environment, Microsoft

"Microsoft has taken an important step to promote sustainability and transparency among its global suppliers," Liu said in the press release. "If more firms showed such leadership it would hold more suppliers accountable for protecting human and workers' rights, and reduce the legal and reputational risks that companies and their shareholders face."

Apple and Foxconn, we're looking at you.

Bort is the editor of Network World's Microsoft Subnet and Open Source Subnet communities. She writes the Microsoft Update and Source Seeker blogs. Follow Bort on Twitter @Julie188.

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