Online entertainment platform Roblox came out in support of Apple on Thursday in the iPhone maker’s antitrust battle with Epic Games, saying In a court filing that the App Store provides privacy and security benefits to its users, justifying its policy of barring app downloads outside the App Store. Epic is challenging Apple’s iron grip on distribution of apps in iPhones which it says allows...
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The Electric: Western Auto and Battery Makers’ Big Gamble on Indonesian Nickel
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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