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Tech giants unite for Chinese earthquake relief, raise $32 million

By Shawn Knight
Apr 22, 2013
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  1. Several tech industry rivals are putting their differences aside in order to come together to help raise money for victims of this weekend’s devastating earthquake in China. A score of tech firms have donated more than $32 million in towards...

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  2. Apple product promotion?
     
  3. OneSpeed

    OneSpeed TS Enthusiast Posts: 145   +32

    I am sure the shelter-less and hungry Chinese would love a new Apple device after this. They'd be better served if Apple sold 20,000 shares and provide what is really needed. Apple devices!!! Way to promote yourselves in a disaster Apple.
     
  4. captainawesome

    captainawesome TS Guru Posts: 422   +42

    Thank goodness for the comments. Because I was about to ask "WHY??!"
     
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  5. Hah, microsoft can't even win the donation wars let alone tech products.
     
  6. Saintnsinner

    Saintnsinner TS Rookie Posts: 56   +11

    Talk about giving aid and comfort to the enemy. China is the biggest source of hacking and industrial espionage the globe and these companies are giving them aid? We're our own worse enemies.
     
  7. Their own fault for outsourcing development instead of providing their own economy with jobs within the state, anyone else want cheaper labor?
     
  8. OneSpeed

    OneSpeed TS Enthusiast Posts: 145   +32

    Do you know how much Bill Gates has donated to world causes through his philanthropy foundation alone!!! Apple does not even come close.
     
  9. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation..
     
  10. OneSpeed

    OneSpeed TS Enthusiast Posts: 145   +32



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