Twitch temporarily bans Donald Trump’s account over hateful conduct
Twitch says it doesn’t make exceptions for political or newsworthy content, and unlike Facebook, will take action against content that violates policies.
Facebook, Twitter remove doctored video shared by Trump over copyright complaint
Less than a day ago, Twitter flagged a video shared by President…
Snapchat won’t promote Trump’s account after finding his posts call for violence
Trump’s Snapchat account will continue to exist, but removing it from the Discover feed essentially robs him of regular promotion before millions of users.
Apple and other US companies may get extra taxes for manufacturing overseas
It seems that Apple may have to start moving the production of its devices into the United States to avoid possible tarrifs that may arrive in the future
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Pocketnow Daily: Google Pixel 4a Tests: More Powerful than we thought? (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new battery and performance test of the Google Pixel 4a, the display in the Galaxy Note 20 and more
President Trump extends US trade ban on HUAWEI for another year
The executive order extends the ban on trade with – or usage of telecom equipment from – foreign companies deemed a security threat, which includes HUAWEI.
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Trump at NATO Summit: HUAWEI is a security danger
At the recent NATO Summit held in London, U.S. President Trump talked to member states about the security risks he thinks HUAWEI poses.
Apple and other US companies have been ordered to look for alternatives to China
There is a new chapter in the US – China trade war. Now President Trump has ordered all American companies to move out of China
President Trump: Tim Cook ‘made a very compelling argument’ on tariffs
U.S. President Donald Trump and Apple CEO Tim Cook had a meeting over the weekend talking about the U.S.-China trade war and tariffs.
Pocketnow Daily: iPhone prices going up? Samsung Galaxy Fold launch date & more (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about Trump’s actions that increase tariffs on Chinese imports that may affect Apple, Galaxy Fold launch and more.
Trump campaigners still talking about nationalized 5G network
The Trump administration had proposed a wholesale 5G network before to heaps of criticism. Why is the re-election campaign making a big deal of it?
After meeting with President Trump, Foxconn’s Wisconsin factory is a go
Amid back and forth over the past couple of days, Foxconn announced, after meeting with President Trump, that it will build a factory in the U.S. after all.
Huawei and ZTE could be affected by Trump’s new national emergency ban
Huawei and ZTE could start to have even more problems in their commercial activities with the US if this national security ban gets to be more than a rumor
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Huawei CFO on bail in Canada, will return to court February 6
But the legal system in Canada is considering the US Justice Departments request to expedite her south to face fraud charges on sanctions breahes.
Trump: US consumers can easily stand 10 percent tariffs on iPhones
Donald Trump believes that the average American consumer is willing to pay an extra $75 on an iPhone or $120 on a MacBook.
California passes own net neutrality law, Justice Department sues
On the same day Governor Jerry Brown signed the law that restored net neutrality regulations on ISPs, Attorney General Jeff Sessions filed a lawsuit.
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Trump to Apple: make your products in the US!
President Trump acknowledges Apple prices going up, advises company to start manufacturing its products in the US instead of China.
Defense budget passes with ban on Huawei, ZTE phones for workers
Employees and contractors won’t be able to keep Huawei and ZTE components in place if they work for the Defense Department.
Turkish iPhone boycott called for after Trump tariffs, currency meltdown
The Lira is at its all-time low against the currency market thanks to a big metals tariff straight out of Donald Trump’s administration.
China pressures Apple in trade war with US through media commentary
The column in People’s Daily suggests that Apple pay up in China if trade relations with the United States continue slumping.
ZTE moves another step closer to actual US ban reversal with appointment of new chairman
ZTE’s devastating US ban has technically not been lifted yet, but with a new chairman and board of directors, the Chinese company is getting closer.
Senate passes defense bill locking Huawei and ZTE out of US
President Trump will apparently brush against the will of Congress to lock Huawei and ZTE out of the US market, setting us up for a showdown.
US places tech tariff on China, but smartphones are not affected
Donald Trump ordered the tariffs citing “unfair practices” in intellectual property use. Mobile technology is not directly affected in the new levies.
Trump to fight Senate to protect ZTE access to US products
The Defense Department’s budget for the next year, as the senate has it written, will prevent ZTE from sourcing parts from US contractors.
ZTE agrees to ‘strictest’ US Commerce settlement to finally get back into business
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has officially announced an end to ZTE’s US ban, with the Chinese company required to cough up a whopping $1.4 billion.