Most smartphone giants have already settled on a yearly upgrade cycle, and industry spectators have a good estimation of the innovative smartphones that will be coming out in 2019.
One year after Vivo released the innovative bezel-less APEX, the company upgraded it to the APEX 2019, as Vivo’s weibo post suggests on Jan. 18.
Ren Zhengfei, founder of Huawei and father of Meng, stepped into the spotlight on Jan. 17 to shed light on the recent turn of events involving the Chinese tech giant.
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In episode 35 of TechBuzz China, co-hosts Ying-Ying Lu and Rui Ma talk about WeChat competitors. Specifically, they focus on three apps that all decided to launch on Tuesday, January 15, 2019: Bytedance’s Duoshan, Wang Xin’s self-proclaimed “anti-WeChat” Toilet, and Bullet Messenger 2.0.
SenseTime, the world’s most valued artificial intelligence (AI) startup, recently formed a partnership with Beijing Capital International Airport Company to create a smart security check-in system for Daxing Airport, the capital’s new airport is currently under construction.
ZTE Corporation announces that it has completed the world’s first 5G phone call, with the joint effort from telecom operator China Unicom’s Guangdong branch, based on the latest 3GPP protocol in Shenzhen, China.
Here’s this week’s roundup of China tech stories.
Microsoft’s largest artificial intelligence (AI) and IoT lab in the world has settled in Zhangjiang, Shanghai.
On Jan. 15, the magazine Chinese Entrepreneur disclosed on its official Weibo account that following the “peaceful break-up” with Evergrande at the end of last year, the latest financing party of Faraday Future (FF) has been confirmed.
China’s tech unicorn ByteDance, today announced the launch of Duoshan, a video-based social messaging app in Beijing.
It is estimated that the facade of the National Speed Skating Oval will be completed by this year. It is also now officially released that a total of 42 Winter Olympic projects have started construction including eight new competition venues and five venues under renovation.
OnePlus has come to occupy an increasingly large share of the global smartphone market. On October 30 2018, OnePlus 6T was released at a New York launch event named “Unlock the Speed”.
On Jan. 14, OPPO announced the establishment of the Intelligent Devices Business Group and appointed Bobee Liu (the previous chief procurement office of OPPO), as deputy president of OPPO and president of the Intelligent Devices Business Group.
2018 has been a turbulent year for tech companies across China. The trade war tension between the US and China has been unsettling for their businesses and long time American trade partners.