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China now requires face scans for all new mobile phone accounts

China now requires face scans for all new mobile phone accounts

5 days ago   |   VentureBeat   |   2 articles

China has put into effect new regulations that require Chinese telecom carriers to scan the faces of users registering new mobile phone services.
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Huawei will sue to stop the FCC from blocking purchases of its networking gear

Huawei will sue to stop the FCC from blocking purchases of its networking gear

6 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

A week ago today, we told you that the FCC had voted unanimously. The fund is managed by the FCC and is funded from fees added to the monthly invoices paid by telecom customers...
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What's magenta named on the Pantone color chart? You'll know when T-Mobile sues you

What's magenta named on the Pantone color chart? You'll know when T-Mobile sues you

9 days ago   |   Phone Arena

Oh, corporate lawyers, you never-ending source of entertainment, you! Imagine being a relatively obscure insurance company, and one called Lemonade at that. Who could be angry...
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Over a million T-Mobile customers hit in data breach

Over a million T-Mobile customers hit in data breach

11 days ago   |   Tech Radar

The US telecom T-Mobile has confirmed that it suffered a data breach in which a malicious actor was able to obtain the personal data of over a million of its customers...
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Huawei P30 Pro and Sony Xperia 1 prices slashed in Giffgaff Black Friday phone deals

Huawei P30 Pro and Sony Xperia 1 prices slashed in Giffgaff Black Friday phone deals

12 days ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

It's prime Black Friday 2019 season, and all sorts of products from phones and TVs to iPads and laptops are seeing massive price cuts across the board - now British telecoms...
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FCC bans purchase of Huawei, ZTE equipment for subsidized wireless networks

FCC bans purchase of Huawei, ZTE equipment for subsidized wireless networks

14 days ago   |   Phone Arena

Managed by the FCC, the Universal Service Fund collects fees charged to telecom companies quarterly and disburses $8.5 billion a year. Of course, most of these companies pass...
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Russia bans sale of gadgets without Russian-made software

Russia bans sale of gadgets without Russian-made software

15 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Russia has passed a new law which bans the sale of certain devices unless they come pre-installed with Russian software. The law is expected to go into effect in July 2020 and...
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Samsung W20 5G is an improved Galaxy Fold with 5G capabilities

Samsung W20 5G is an improved Galaxy Fold with 5G capabilities

17 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Samsung W20 5G has been unveiled in China and is the second foldable by the company. It's not very different than the Galaxy Fold which has started rolling out to global...
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Trump cabinet member: Huawei and ZTE are untrustworthy

Trump cabinet member: Huawei and ZTE are untrustworthy

22 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

Chinese phone and networking equipment manufacturers Huawei and ZTE have both been considered threats to U.S. national security. Both have been banned at one time from their...
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Network slicing for disaster response

Network slicing for disaster response

22 days ago   |   Tech Radar

The roll-out of 5G networks means improved connection speeds for smartphone users, but space still needs to be provided for emergency responders. Over the last thirty years...
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Apple Advises iPhone 11 Smart Battery Case Users to Update to iOS 13.2 to...

Apple Advises iPhone 11 Smart Battery Case Users to Update to iOS 13.2 to Ensure Camera Button Works Properly

In an internal document shared with Apple Authorized Service Providers today, obtained by MacRumors, Apple has indicated that some customers may report that the camera button... Read more ...

Get Your Daily Dose Of Dunkin' Donuts Through Google Assistant

Get Your Daily Dose Of Dunkin' Donuts Through Google Assistant

America runs on Dunkin', and now Dunkin' runs on Google Assistant. So to speak. A new update pushed out to Google Assistant today has seen a list of new features that you can... Read more ...

Galaxy Fold Successor Expected To Sport 108MP Sensor And 5x Optical Zoom Lens

Galaxy Fold Successor Expected To Sport 108MP Sensor And 5x Optical Zoom Lens

The Galaxy Fold successor will apparently have some of the same camera features that are expected on the Galaxy S11. The report comes from Bloomberg, which got the scoop from... Read more ...

9to5Mac Happy Hour 254: Apple award season, 16-inch MacBook Pro experience...

9to5Mac Happy Hour 254: Apple award season, 16-inch MacBook Pro experience, no Lightning port iPhone future

IPhone 11 has a privacy concern, Ming-Chi Kuo forecasts a whole new wave of iPhone releases with major changes, Zac takes the Apple Watch Series 5's always-on display for a... Read more ...

T-Mobile introduces the first family to access nationwide 5G in the U.S

T-Mobile introduces the first family to access nationwide 5G in the U.S

T-Mobile's nationwide 5G network is now accessible by T-Mobile customers with the release of the and OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren Edition. The Snapdragon X55 5G modem inside both... Read more ...

Law Firm Sues Apple and Samsung, Claiming Phones Exceed Radiofrequency...

Law Firm Sues Apple and Samsung, Claiming Phones Exceed Radiofrequency Radiation Safety Levels

Chicago-based law firm Fegan Scott has levied a lawsuit against both Apple and Samsung, claiming that independent testing suggests the radiofrequency radiation levels in recent... Read more ...

IPhone 9 could be the new ‘SE 2' in 2020, source claims

IPhone 9 could be the new ‘SE 2' in 2020, source claims

We've been learning more about the new budget iPhone that Apple's expected to launch next spring. While reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo calls it the iPhone SE 2 , it will... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite could have a bigger battery than Note 10 Plus

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite could have a bigger battery than Note 10 Plus

It looks like Samsung could soon be putting massive batteries in all its phones, because hot on the heels of hearing that the Samsung Galaxy S11 Plus may have a 5,000mAh one... Read more ...

Chip supplier TSMC will have 3nm chips ready in time for the 2022 iPhone

Chip supplier TSMC will have 3nm chips ready in time for the 2022 iPhone

What you need to know TSMC provides the Apple-designed A-series chips used in iPhones and iPads. The company says it will have 3-nanometer chips ready in 2022. Apple is likely... Read more ...

The Nokia 2.3 unveiled with Android One, 4000mAh battery but micro-USB

The Nokia 2.3 unveiled with Android One, 4000mAh battery but micro-USB

HMD Global has unveiled its latest budget Android One smartphone in the form of the Nokia 2.3. more... Read more ...