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The T2 chip is also gone, but the laptop retains the exact same fan and cooling system, with no differences whatsoever.iFixit teardown of M1 MacBooks gives us our first glimpse at the M1 up close|Samuel Axon|November 20, 2020|Ars Technica
If Republicans hold one Georgia seat, they retain the chamber.Stimulus update: McConnell and Schumer discuss averting a shutdown and economic aid|Lance Lambert|November 20, 2020|Fortune
The final material has 90 percent less volume, while retaining 90 percent of its nutrients.Your pee could be the golden ticket to a greener world|Ula Chrobak|November 19, 2020|Popular Science
Starting pay rates will rise 5% “so our store managers can continue to attract and retain new talent,” Starbucks Executive Vice President Rossann Williams said in a memo seen by Bloomberg.
If a developer doesn’t reach $1 million in revenue in 2021, they will retain that discount in 2022.Apple to cut app store fees in half for most developers|Verne Kopytoff|November 18, 2020|Fortune
Marvin hops over the edge of his retaining wall, which he built.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Cameron's comments will only confirm that she was in favour of retaining the Union all along.How the Queen ‘Purred’ With Pleasure at Scottish Referendum Result|Tom Sykes|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
World leaders, businesses, and economists have broadly supported the case for retaining the union.Voter Intimidation Grips Scotland as It Votes on Independence|Nico Hines|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Upper East Side is starting to shed its Sixth Sense “I see dead people,” while retaining its grand roots.Why the Upper East Side Is Now Cooler Than Brooklyn|Tom Teodorczuk|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a brief interview, he told me that any deal would have to involve “retaining the National Archives of Iraq.”
History has proved the impossibility of its retaining its purity for half a century.Olla Podrida|Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
Stones best fitted for retaining heat were gathered and the fires kindled.Legends of Ma-ui--a demi god of Polynesia, and of his mother Hina|W. D. Westervelt
The breaks have been restored in this e-text, retaining the slashes and all hyphens.The Library of William Congreve|John C. Hodges
Only one young student has had the privilege of retaining his affection unmarred.
The opponents based their objections mainly on what they considered the bad policy and dishonesty of retaining the Philippines.The Hero of Manila|Rossiter Johnson