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Tech companies, including Apple and Google, are petitioning the FCC to allow low-power devices for unlicensed use of the 6GHz Wi-Fi band without restrictions (Sean Hollister/The Verge)

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Sean Hollister / The Verge: Tech companies, including Apple and Google, are petitioning the FCC to allow low-power devices for unlicensed use of the 6GHz...
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Microsoft Word for Android has been installed over 1B times; Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and OneDrive each have 500M+ installs on Android, and Outlook has 100M+ (Andrew Liptak/The Verge)

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Andrew Liptak / The Verge: Microsoft Word for Android has been installed over 1B times; Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and OneDrive each have 500M+ installs on...
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Ex-Equifax CIO Jun Ying sentenced to four months in prison for insider trading; he pleaded guilty to selling Equifax shares prior to 2017's breach announcement (Andrew Liptak/The Verge)

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Andrew Liptak / The Verge: Ex-Equifax CIO Jun Ying sentenced to four months in prison for insider trading; he pleaded guilty to selling Equifax shares...
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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...
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More Democrats are considering a breakup of Facebook, with Joe Biden, Kamala Harris the latest to say they're thinking it over, joining Elizabeth Warren, others (Casey Newton/The Verge)

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Casey Newton / The Verge: More Democrats are considering a breakup of Facebook, with Joe Biden, Kamala Harris the latest to say they’re thinking it...
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Lenovo demos a prototype folding ThinkPad with a 13.3" 4:3 2K OLED display, plans to launch a finished device in H1 2020 as part of its ThinkPad X1 brand (Chaim Gartenberg/The Verge)

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Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge: Lenovo demos a prototype folding ThinkPad with a 13.3″ 4:3 2K OLED display, plans to launch a finished device in...
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As Cortana loses out to Assistant and Alexa, Cortana chief Andrew Shuman says Microsoft is refocusing on conversational interactions in the workplace (Tom Warren/The Verge)

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Tom Warren / The Verge: As Cortana loses out to Assistant and Alexa, Cortana chief Andrew Shuman says Microsoft is refocusing on conversational interactions in...