Sources: DOJ is investigating AT&T, Verizon, and GSMA for possible collusion in thwarting eSIM technology that would allow users to switch carriers more easily (Cecilia Kang/New York Times)

Cecilia Kang / New York Times: Sources: DOJ is investigating AT&T, Verizon, and GSMA for possible collusion in thwarting eSIM technology that would allow users

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Companies are scaling back and simplifying their ToS to comply with GDPR because users’ consent would be legally invalid if they don’t understand the agreement (Nate Lanxon/Bloomberg)

Nate Lanxon / Bloomberg: Companies are scaling back and simplifying their ToS to comply with GDPR because users’ consent would be legally invalid if they

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More than 30 major technology firms, including Microsoft and Facebook, signed a pledge agreeing that they would not assist any government in launching cyberattacks, vowing to “protect all customers regardless of nationality, geography or attack motivation”

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Based on ARPU, Facebook might have to charge $11-$14 for monthly subscriptions to offset ad revenue, but it would empower users with choice and a sense of value (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Josh Constine / TechCrunch: Based on ARPU, Facebook might have to charge $ 11-$ 14 for monthly subscriptions to offset ad revenue, but it would

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China’s Weibo backs down from censoring gay content following backlash from users, after saying it would ban it along with other content to comply with new law (New York Times)

New York Times: China’s Weibo backs down from censoring gay content following backlash from users, after saying it would ban it along with other content

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Sources: Coinbase met with SEC to discuss registering as a licensed broker and trading venue, which would let it list tokens for issuers registered with SEC (Dave Michaels/Wall Street Journal)

Dave Michaels / Wall Street Journal: Sources: Coinbase met with SEC to discuss registering as a licensed broker and trading venue, which would let it

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