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India’s Kids Picking Apart Computers, Dying Slow Death

[googlevideo]http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=5944615355863607664#[/googlevideo] In India, the tech industry has opened up a niche for children that would formerly be trash pickers; recycling e-waste. The practice involves stripping computers for precious metals like lead and gold, and integrated circuits. Exposure to the chemicals involved in such a process…

Essentia on The Dragons Den

So Jack was on CBC's The Dragons Den last night. A fraction of what was said was aired. It was a hell-of-a-lot more entertaining and heated live. Here's the Story. Offering a portion of the business at a factory level was never an option. The…