Zoom is planning to offer its free users a security feature that will restrict access to data from videoconferencing calls to the people involved in them, CEO Eric Yuan said in a blog post . On Zoom’s first-quarter earnings call two weeks ago, Yuan said Zoom would only provide the feature–called “end-to-end encryption”–to its paying customers in order to allow law enforcement to identify...
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For much of the last century, metals companies have made stainless steel from nickel mined in Russia or the Philippines and smelted at temperatures up to 2,900 degrees. But demand for nickel is outstripping supplies because the metal is a key component in most electric vehicle batteries. So metals producers have turned to a new supplier—Indonesia, which possesses vast reserves of a previously...
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