Brazil pulls iPhones from store
Yes Apple, the law does apply to you
The Fruity Cargo Cult Apple was shocked after the Brazilian government enforced a law it democratically voted on and pulled its iPhone’s from stores across the land.
Brazil cracks down on Apple nuts
Looking at forcing them to use USB-C
Fruity cargo-cult Apple might be forced to provide USB-C chargers in its iPhones in Brazil.
Brazilian criminals mock Apple security
Using stolen phones to empty bank accounts
Brazillian criminals have been nicking Apple fanboy’s phones, bypassing the security and employing the account holder’s bank accounts.
Brazil fines Apple for selling a phone without a charger
But that is so innovative
Brazil's consumer protection agency Procon-SP has fined Apple nearly $1.92 million for selling the iPhone without a charger.
TIM bans Huawei from 5G core equipment tender in Italy, Brazil
TIM has piles of cash and can afford to pay more not to use Huawei
Cash-strapped telco TIM, which proudly announced it was only 24.3 billion euro in debt last year, apparently now feels it is so flush with cash it can afford to give Huawei the bum's rush.
Brazil will fall behind on 5G due to US interference
Years of delays
A Huawei Technologies executive warned that Brazil could suffer years of delay in deploying a 5G telecoms network and higher costs if it succumbs to mounting U. pressure to snub the Chinese equipment supplier.
Gamer faces 116-year prison sentence for fraud
May not have to serve any of it
Shayene “shAy” Victorio (pictured) who made her name on the Brazilian Counter-Strike circuit has been served a 116-year prison sentence in the wake of fraud charges.
Apple and Microsoft cuddle up to Brazil president
Women, minorities, and the LGBTs - they must have had a lot to talk about.
Apple and Microsoft CEOs found themselves at dinner with the homophobic, sexist Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro at the World Economic Forum .
Intel sued over over-heating phones
Things got too hot in Brazil
Chipzilla wasted a fortune trying to arrive into the smartphone chip making business too late, and not it looks like it will have to shell out a bit more to make its mess go away.
8K broadcasts of the Olympics expected
Hi-res boredom other than the crowd shots
It looks like Japanese who have 8K tellies in time for the Rio Olympics will actually have something to watch in August.