It will take five years to remove Chinese gear from Germany
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It is just so efficient, cheap and precise 

The German government and mobile phone carriers have tentatively agreed to gradually remove components supplied by Chinese technology companies from the nation’s 5G wireless network over the next five years.

Samsung announces new Galaxy Z Fold6 and Z Flip6 smartphones
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Sleeker phones with better cameras and Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC

At its Unpacked event held in Paris, France, Samsung has unveiled its newest foldable and flipable smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold6 and the Galaxy Z Flip6. With a big focus on AI, both phones promise to "usher a new era of mobile AI with Galaxy AI, and bring updated design and come powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC.

Eighth graders organise TikTok revolt
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We don’t need no education -- hey, kids, leave those teachers alone

Eighth graders in a posh Philadelphia suburb launched a rather extreme online harassment campaign against their teachers.

Apple agrees to Russian censorship
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Helping Putin to round up dissidents

Fruit-themed cargo cult Apple,  has, in its infinite wisdom, decided to remove several apps offering virtual private network (VPN) services from the Russian AppStore, following a polite request from Roskomnadzor, Russia’s ever-vigilant media regulator.

Samsung announces Exynos W1000 chipset
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3nm chipset with single Cortex-A78 and four Cortex-A55 cores

Ahead of its July 10th Unpacked event, Samsung has decided to officially announce its new smartwatch SoC, the Exynos W1000. The new SoC is built on Samsung's 3nm GAA process and features a single Cortex-A78 and four Cortex-A55 cores, a new packaging that brings a smaller form factor, better heat dissipation as well as puts both DRAM and NAND flash memory on the SoC.