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WeChat's data centralization has inextricably linked it to all aspects of daily life in China and made it a cornerstone of the government's social-credit system (Barclay Bram/Nautilus)

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Barclay Bram / Nautilus: WeChat’s data centralization has inextricably linked it to all aspects of daily life in China and made it a cornerstone of
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China supplies around 80% of world's rare earths, crucial elements for electronics, but this monopoly is not an effective tool to retaliate over the Huawei ban (James Vincent/The Verge)

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James Vincent / The Verge: China supplies around 80% of world’s rare earths, crucial elements for electronics, but this monopoly is not an effective tool