News of Note—Apple’s iPhone batteries, AT&T’s LTE-M network and more

news of note

Here are some of the stories we’re following today:

> AT&T said it expanded its LTE-M network for IoT applications into Mexico. Mobile World Live article

> A lengthy article looks into the “eccentric, relentless deal-making” of SoftBank’s chief executive. Bloomberg article

> The founder of LeEco refused to return to China and will instead stay in the United States to raise money for an electric car business. Reuters article

> Google is no longer selling the Pixel C tablet. Cnet article

> SoftBank is leading a group of investors that are buying a 17.5% stake in ride-sharing company Uber. Mobile World Live article

> Apple will reportedly replace all older iPhone batteries, regardless of test results, as it works to recover from a bruising public-relations storm caused by the company’s decision to slow the performance of some of its iPhones running older batteries. Verge article