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U.S. Senators tell Canada’s Prime Minister to reconsider using Huawei’s 5G technology

U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-Va) and Marco Rubio (R-Fl) have sent a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asking him to keep Huawei technology and equipment out of Canada’s 5G network infrastructure. The missive asks Trudeau to “reconsider” using the Chinese manufacturer as a supplier for any part of ...

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Deal: Unlocked LG G7 ThinQ drops to $570 ($180 off) at B&H Video

The LG G7 ThinQ is a rather new flagship having made its debut on the market back in May. Even so, the phone’s price dropped below $600 a few times in the past and one good example is Project Fi’s deal that brings the LG G7 ThinQ to just $400 ...

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Essential’s Audio Adapter HD accessory could be released soon following FCC certification

In September, during one of Essential’s monthly Reddit AMAs (which was hosted by the company’s CTO, a software program manager, and a quality engineer, the company let it be known that it would be updated to Android Q next year. But it also revealed that the the Audio Adapter HD ...

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Save $48 with the purchase of a Google Home Hub two pack from Costco for $250

Early this morning, we told you about Home Depot’s too-good-to-be-true deal on the just unveiled Google Home Hub smart display. The product doesn’t launch until October 22nd, but the home improvement retailer’s website was taking orders for the Home Hub for $99, a $50 discount from the product’s $149 MSRP. ...

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Apple asks Australian government not to demand weaker encryption for the iPhone

Back in August, the Australian government proposed a bill named the “Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018.” The proposed legislation would update the country’s telecommunication laws and require firms in the private sector to “provide greater assistance to agencies.” That could require a company like Apple ...

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Apple has started collecting data for Maps on foot using a specially equipped backpack

Photos taken by a bystander show that for what is believed to be the first time ever, Apple is collecting data for the Maps app on foot. One person was spotted in San Francisco carrying a specially equipped backpack branded “Apple Maps.” The latter  contained sensors and cameras similar to ...

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This Week on GizChina – Huawei Mate 20 Series Leaks, Oppo and Vivo phones & More

Hello readers! Here we are in October, summer is behind us – at least for some people –  and we’re now gladly waiting for the fresh weather to come. So, what better way is there than to spend time in-between checking out the most interesting headlines coming from China for ...

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ZTE Axon 7 receives Android 8.0 Oreo update, but it’s full of issues

Even before the ban imposed by U.S. ZTE was working on an Android 8.0 Oreo update for the ZTE Axon 7. Now that the export ban has been lifted, the company decided to deliver this promised update. However, what should have been a final stable is actually the same beta ...

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