President Trump says ZTE must change management and pay $1.3 billion for sanctions to be dropped

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_ZTE-Generic-Hero.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-477411" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_ZTE-Generic-Hero-728x485.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>The ZTE saga just keeps going... and going... and going. After the United States Department of Commerce <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/16/new-us-ban-zte-means-might-not-axon-8/">banned ZTE from importing US-made components</a>, due to the company violating <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/03/07/zte-pleads-guilty-to-violating-us-sanctions-against-iran-will-pay-nearly-a-billion-dollars-in-fines/">an agreement it made in 2017</a>, ZTE <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/09/zte-shuts-main-operations-talks-u-s-continue/">shut down most operations</a> while it fought to lift the ban. Earlier this month, <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/13/president-trump-working-china-reverse-zte-trade-ban/">President Trump announced he wanted to help ZTE</a>, as part of negotiating a trade deal with China.<span id="more-494476"></span></p> <p>The move drew criticism from many government officials on both sides of the political spectrum, as this was the...

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Some Android devices from ZTE, Archos, and others shipping with ‘Cosiloon’ malware

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/nexus2cee_za702.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-381174" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/nexus2cee_za702-728x410.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p>ZTE is currently <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/18/house-committee-doubles-zte-sanctions-despite-trump-support/">fighting with the US government</a> to lift a trade ban, while federal intelligence committees accuse the company of spying on US consumers. It looks like the ZTE might be in even more trouble, as pre-installed malware has been found on several phones from the company. Avast Software has released details about the 'Cosiloon' malware on its blog, which has also been found on devices from Archos, Prestigio, and others.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/25/android-devices-zte-archos-others-shipping-cosiloon-malware/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/25/android-devices-zte-archos-others-shipping-cosiloon-malware/'>Some Android devices from ZTE, Archos, and others shipping with 'Cosiloon' malware</a>...

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076: Schmidt vs. Musk, Material Theme tweaks, Fuchsia Friday | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got Eric Schmidt making some comments about Elon Musk’s conservative approach to AI, some Material Theme changes to Google’s web sign-in page and Chrome Canary, and Fuchsia Friday. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Pocket Casts and other podcast players. https://9to5google.files.wordpress.com/2018/05/9to5google-daily-076.mp3 more…

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Samsung ordered to pay $538 million in Apple patent retrial ruling

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/nexus2cee_apple-samsung.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-358591" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/nexus2cee_apple-samsung-728x368.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="338" /></a></p> <p>A new development in the patent case that absolutely will not die: a California jury has ruled in favor of Apple, and Samsung is to pay damages to the tune of $538 million for violations primarily of Apple's design patents. Apple <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/16/apple-seeks-1-billion-samsung-retrial-patent-violations/">had been seeking more than $1 billion.</a></p> <p><span id="more-494460"></span></p> <p>The jury deliberated for three and a half days before delivering their verdict. Samsung was found liable for about $538 million in damages; the majority of the sum — $533.3 million — was awarded for design patent violations,...

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LG leads the pack at Display Week 2018

Display Week is here, and vendors are showcasing a ton of weird and incredibly niche display technologies for almost any use case. While there are hundreds of vendors lined up at this show, LG is the one company that is quite obviously leading the charge of what’s possible in a screen. LG is showing off […]

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Google and Facebook are already being accused of violating GDPR laws

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/gdpr-matrix-still.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494455" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/gdpr-matrix-still-728x563.png" alt="" width="668" height="517" /></a></p> <p>The <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/24/gdpr-goes-effect-friday-heres-will-affect/">new GDPR rules</a> have barely been in effect for more than a few hours, but Google and Facebook are already being hit with a complaint for failing to comply with the regulation's requirements. According to privacy group noyb.eu, both companies are engaging in so-called "forced consent," which is the practice of bundling consent into an all-or-nothing package instead of the granular approach to consent required by the GDPR.<span id="more-494450"></span></p> <p>GDPR rules stipulate that companies may be fined up to the greater of €20 million or 4% of annual...

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PayPal will soon integrate across all of your Google services with a single sign-in

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/paypal-generic-Edited.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494456" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/paypal-generic-Edited-728x409.png" alt="" width="668" height="375" /></a></p> <p>PayPal's partnership with Google is "deepening" (as the company puts it) to allow making PayPal payments simpler across Google's multiple products. Soon, adding PayPal as a payment method to one Google service — Google Pay, the Play Store, YouTube, et cetera — will make it available on all of Google's services, including, for the first time, Google Pay Send.</p> <p><span id="more-494451"></span></p> <p>Android Pay (RIP) added PayPal support <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/05/23/paypal-integration-android-pay-going-live/">this week last year</a>, and allowed the addition of PayPal Business Debit Mastercards <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/07/can-now-add-paypal-business-debit-mastercard-android-pay/">in January</a>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/25/paypal-will-soon-integrate-across-google-services-single-sign/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs. Samsung Galaxy S9 battery life

Samsung Galaxy S9 (right), Galaxy S8 (left) If you’re on the fence about upgrading to the Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus from your S8 or S8 Plus, you’ll want to know what the difference in battery life will be like. Now that we’re taking deeper dives on the products we review, we can shed […]

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Price Drop! Cisco certification bundle now $59

Every company which is any bigger than a tea shop needs an IT network. Banks, offices, airports, hotels, stadiums – whatever the industry, their systems need to be synchronized. Network engineers are in increasing demand, and the biggest name in networking is Cisco. In fact, Forbes magazine estimates that Cisco is 15 times bigger than […]

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ZTE can buy from American suppliers again

<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com/2018/05/25/zte-ban-lifted-us-china-trade/">ZTE can buy from American suppliers again</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com">TechnoBuffalo</a>.</p>

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