The Defense Department's budget for the next year, as the senate has it written, will prevent ZTE from sourcing parts from US contractors.
The House of Representatives and President Donald Trump aren't likely to move this bill forward further, but it's a big reminder for voters.
BlackBerry is clarifying a relayed email from the Senate that purports the end of BB10 device production. It's a surprise choice for the one device.
Staffers have been clinging onto their BlackBerrys for a while, but with the Ontario-based company turning a different leaf, it may not be for much longer.
The full text of the Senate's encryption backdoor bill has been published, and it seeks to ban strong encryption.