News of Note—Switzerland’s 5G auction; Nokia job cuts and more

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Here are some other stories we’re following today:

> Switzerland reportedly is getting ready for a 5G spectrum auction this month. RCR Wireless News article

> Nokia is cutting 350 jobs in Finland as part of its plan to save $800 million by next year. Reuters article

> A free texting service used by teachers, students and parents may stop working on the Verizon Wireless network because of a dispute over texting fees. Ars Technica article

> A California judge has ruled that American police can’t force people to unlock a mobile phone with their face or finger. Forbes article

> A patent lawsuit filed by Qualcomm against Apple was thrown out by a German court in a reversal for the U.S. chipmaker after it won a recent court ban on the sale of some iPhones in the country. Reuters article

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