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Apple buys first-ever carbon-free aluminum from Alcoa-Rio Tinto venture

Apple buys first-ever carbon-free aluminum from Alcoa-Rio Tinto venture

(Reuters) – Apple Inc on Thursday said it has bought the first-ever commercial batch of carbon-free aluminum from a joint venture between two of the world’s biggest aluminum suppliers. The metal is being made by Elysis, a Montreal-based joint venture of Alcoa Corp and Rio Tinto announced last year with $144 million in funding from [...]

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Huawei mounts legal challenge against FCC over rural carrier customers

Huawei mounts legal challenge against FCC over rural carrier customers

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – China’s Huawei has mounted a legal challenge against the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) after the body designated the technology giant as a security threat and moved to bar it from a government subsidy program. The FCC last month voted unanimously to designate Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and peer ZTE Corp [...]

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Dutch government sets out plans for auctions of 5G bandwidth

Dutch government sets out plans for auctions of 5G bandwidth

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Netherlands unveiled plans on Thursday to auction bandwidth for 5G networks, saying some telecoms suppliers could be banned if they had close ties to foreign governments or intelligence agencies involved in spying. Secretary of State Mona Keijzer said in a statement that the government’s first auction of the 700, 1400, and [...]

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