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Google: Cutting us off from Huawei is a security risk

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Google is reportedly urging the Trump administration not to ban it from doing business with Huawei, citing security concerns.

Last month, the U.S. government placed Huawei on a blacklist that restricted it from trading with U.S. companies without prior government approval. As a result, Google restricted Huawei’s access to its Android operating system. The U.S. later delayed that action by 90 days, but that reprieve expires on Aug. 19.

Should the ban be fully implemented, Huawei would be…

Google: Cutting us off from Huawei is a security risk

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Google is reportedly urging the Trump administration not to ban it from doing business with Huawei, citing security concerns.

Last month, the U.S. government placed Huawei on a blacklist that restricted it from trading with U.S. companies without prior government approval. As a result, Google restricted Huawei’s access to its Android operating system. The U.S. later delayed that action by 90 days, but that reprieve expires on Aug. 19.

Should the ban be fully implemented, Huawei would be…

Google: Cutting us off from Huawei is a security risk

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Google is reportedly urging the Trump administration not to ban it from doing business with Huawei, citing security concerns.

Last month, the U.S. government placed Huawei on a blacklist that restricted it from trading with U.S. companies without prior government approval. As a result, Google restricted Huawei’s access to its Android operating system. The U.S. later delayed that action by 90 days, but that reprieve expires on Aug. 19.

Should the ban be fully implemented, Huawei would be…

Google: Cutting us off from Huawei is a security risk

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Google is reportedly urging the Trump administration not to ban it from doing business with Huawei, citing security concerns.

Last month, the U.S. government placed Huawei on a blacklist that restricted it from trading with U.S. companies without prior government approval. As a result, Google restricted Huawei’s access to its Android operating system. The U.S. later delayed that action by 90 days, but that reprieve expires on Aug. 19.

Should the ban be fully implemented, Huawei would be…

A Google Cloud outage breaks Snapchat, YouTube, Gmail

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Don’t panic, but two of The Youths™ biggest sources of entertainment are down.

Snapchat and YouTube, as well as Gmail, G Suite, Discord, and other services, are down in some eastern regions of the U.S. and Europe. A Google Cloud outage, which powers logins for many non-Google properties, is responsible. That report comes from The Verge, as well as matching comparisons of outages on DownDetector.com.

(Editor’s note: All Google services, plus Discord, are working as of 5:22 p.m. ET and never…

A Google Cloud outage breaks Snapchat, YouTube, Gmail

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Don’t panic, but two of The Youths™ biggest sources of entertainment are down.

Snapchat and YouTube, as well as Gmail, G Suite, Discord, and other services, are down in some eastern regions of the U.S. and Europe. A Google Cloud outage, which powers logins for many non-Google properties, is responsible. That report comes from The Verge, as well as matching comparisons of outages on DownDetector.com.

(Editor’s note: All Google services, plus Discord, are working as of 5:22 p.m. ET and never…

Gmail freaks out users by saying a ‘new device signed into’ their account

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Don’t freak out. 

On Monday afternoon, Gmail mistakenly sent multiple users a security alert, notifying them that an unknown device had signed into their account. 

The number of affected users is currently unknown. However, according to a G Suite admin who chose to remain anonymous, the issue was widespread enough for Google to issue a notification about it in its Admin Panel. As of this writing, and according to the admin, Google was investigating the matter and said it had identified a…

Gmail freaks out users by saying a ‘new device signed into’ their account

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Don’t freak out. 

On Monday afternoon, Gmail mistakenly sent multiple users a security alert, notifying them that an unknown device had signed into their account. 

The number of affected users is currently unknown. However, according to a G Suite admin who chose to remain anonymous, the issue was widespread enough for Google to issue a notification about it in its Admin Panel. As of this writing, and according to the admin, Google was investigating the matter and said it had identified a…

Gmail freaks out users by saying a ‘new device signed into’ their account

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Don’t freak out. 

On Monday afternoon, Gmail mistakenly sent multiple users a security alert, notifying them that an unknown device had signed into their account. 

The number of affected users is currently unknown. However, according to a G Suite admin who chose to remain anonymous, the issue was widespread enough for Google to issue a notification about it in its Admin Panel. As of this writing, and according to the admin, Google was investigating the matter and said it had identified a…

Gmail freaks out users by saying a ‘new device signed in to’ their account

TwitterFacebook

Don’t freak out. 

On Monday afternoon, Gmail mistakenly sent multiple users a security alert, notifying them that an unknown device had signed into their account. 

The number of affected users is currently unknown. However, according to a G Suite admin who chose to remain anonymous, the issue was widespread enough for Google to issue a notification about it in its Admin Panel. As of this writing, and according to the admin, Google was investigating the matter and said it had identified a…