I came across a video that takes you inside the Foxconn plant in China where Apple’s iPad gets assembled, and the process looks very depressing.  I’m not here to pile on Apple for outsourcing its assembly to China, because it’s just good business and all large tech companies do the same thing, but this short video is a disturbing look at what life is like in a Communistic society.  These people make $14 a day building high-end gadgets where some of us can make that selling hamburgers and fries.  We bitch about the economy over here, but when you watch a video like this it’ll remind you that your lot in life isn’t as bad as you may imagine.  Check it out below.  You’ve been not wanting to work at Foxconn…

Inside Foxconn: Exclusive look at how an iPad is made

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Matt Heywood is the founder and EIC of where he strives to make you a better geek, one post at a time! When he’s not scouring the Internet for interesting nuggets of awesomeness he can be found in his secret lair enjoying the latest and greatest video games, taking pictures of toys, or talking Star Wars on EB’s Star Wars Time podcast show.