Saturday, 26 September 2020

Tag Archives: Huawei

Samsung turns away from Huawei

SEOUL: As a tech war rages between Beijing and Washington over Chinese flagship Huawei, indications are that South Korea’s national champion and global semiconductor powerhouse Samsung Electronics has sided with the US. Widespread reports in South Korea that appeared in both TV and online news on Wednesday (September 9) stated that ...

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Huawei overtakes Samsung as world’s top handset seller

SHENZHEN: China’s Huawei overtook South Korea’s Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) as the world’s biggest seller of mobile phones in the second quarter of 2020, shipping 55.8 million devices compared to Samsung’s 53.7 million, according to data from research firm Canalys. While Huawei’s sales fell 5% from the same quarter a year ...

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US to Hit Huawei Employees With Visa Bans

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration said Wednesday it will impose travel bans on employees of the Chinese technology giant Huawei and other Chinese companies the U.S. determines are assisting authoritarian governments in cracking down on human rights, including in China’s western Xinjiang province. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo also said the ...

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UK expected to order removal of Huawei 5G equipment by 2025

The British government is expected to set a deadline of 2025 for removing equipment made by China’s Huawei from the country’s 5G telecoms networks, the Telegraph newspaper said on Friday. The Telegraph reported that British culture minister Oliver Dowden will make a statement in Parliament on Tuesday about Huawei, and ...

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Trudeau ‘very disappointed’ as China charges two Canadians

TORONTO/BEIJING: Chinese prosecutors said on Friday they have charged two detained Canadians for suspected espionage, indictments that could result in life imprisonment, in a case that has driven a diplomatic wedge between Ottawa and Beijing. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he was “very disappointed” and would keep pressing China ...

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Trump says Huawei is a security risk as NATO seeks secure 5G

WATFORD, England (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said that Chinese telecommunication firm Huawei was a security risk after NATO said it needed secure next-generation 5G technology. In what some have compared to the Cold War arms race, the United States is worried that 5G dominance would give any global ...

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Gold slips as US issues licenses for firms to deal with Huawei

LONDON: Gold fell, retreating from a two-week high hit earlier in the session, after the United States started issuing licenses for some companies to supply goods to Chinese firm Huawei, rekindling hopes for trade negotiations that had shown signs of turning more contentious. Spot gold dipped 0.15% to $1,469.87 per ...

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Huawei launches foldable 5G Mate X

SHANGHAI: Huawei Technologies Co Ltd launched its foldable 5G Mate X smartphone on Wednesday, starting pre-sales for the device in China on the same day. Huawei announced the smartphone’s launch on its official Weibo account. The much-touted foldable 5G Mate X was originally set for a June launch but Huawei ...

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Harmony ‘could become fifth-largest mobile OS by 2020’

BEIJING: Huawei’s in-house operating system, HarmonyOS, is set to surpass Linux to become the world’s fifth most popular operating system for smart digital devices by the end of 2020, according to Counterpoint Research’s latest report. HarmonyOS, is an upcoming open source, microkernel-based distributed operating system being developed by Huawei. Unveiled ...

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Huawei phones lose access to install Google’s apps

NEW YORK: Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s newly launched Mate 30 devices have lost their access to manually install Google’s Android apps, Bloomberg reported. According to the report, security researcher John Wu published a blog post that explained how users of Huawei’s Mate 30 Pro were able to manually download and ...

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