In 2004, M.T. Anderson published Feed, a novel set in a futuristic society in which everyone has a chip planted in their heads at birth that is basically the Internet on steroids. The feed is a more powerful search engine than Google, a more comprehensive online shopping mall than Amazon and allows you to telecommunicate more
Abusive labor practices were uncovered at Foxconn, the massive electronics supplier that produces many Apple Computer products, after a recent Fair Labor Association investigation. So why were employees used to working 70 to 80 hours a week angry after Foxconn announced it would limit the work week to 49 hours?