On Apr. 18, Time released its list of the 100 most influential people in 2019. Apart from entertainment celebrities like Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande, the list also brings with it big guns from China’s tech industry including Ren Zhengfei, founder of Huawei, Zhang Yiming, CEO of Bytedance and He Jiankui, the initiator of the world-renowned gene-editing surgery.
Honor had just released the Honor 20i, the newest and first member of its 20 series smartphone.
Xiaomi received the Best Brands Russia award in the category of “Best Growth Brand” on Apr. 9 in Moscow.
While everyone has their eyes on 5G technology, the Chinese tech giant Huawei is holding all the trumps. When asked if the company was to sell its self-developed 5G modems to Apple, Huawei chose not to comment.
China’s telecommunication giant Huawei is expanding its global footprint by establishing three academies in Jordan to provide advanced information and communication technology (ICT) training to Jordanian youth.
Research from brand equity experts BrandZ—by WPP and Kantar—reveals the “Brand Power” of leading Chinese brands is up 15 percent year-on-year, compared with 5 percent growth last year.
Chinese tech giant Huawei released its 2018 Annual Report today and announced a 19.5 percent increase in sales over 2017 to 721.2 billion ($105.2billion) despite the growing tensions between the U.S. and China over technology and cybersecurity.
“The viral story titled Global Smartphone Sales in January by GfK quoted unofficial data and published fake numbers without authorization, which infringes our trademark and left a negative impact on us and our partners,” the market research company GfK China announced on March 27.
The 5G phones are coming. Since 2018, many smartphone manufacturers have claimed that they are going to launch the world’s first 5G phone.
On March 20th, a top executive from a supply chain of Huawei TV revealed to a reporter from Jiemian News that the Huawei TV will be released next month.
On March 14, Huawei launched its new “lite” flagship, Nova 4e, the first smartphone equipped with a 32 MP front camera, at Damei Art Center in Beijing.
“Lenovo president and CEO Yang Yuanqing has never delivered any kind of speeches to slander Huawei,” the Chinese technology company Lenovo stated on Mar. 8. It will sue related social media accounts for defamation.
The GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry, bringing together the latest innovations and leading-edge technology from more than 2,400 companies.
It looks like Huawei will be joining the fray along with its competitors in becoming the first to release a foldable smartphone this year.
Among the top five global smartphone companies, Chinese vendors Huawei, OPPO and Xiaomi continue growing their shipment volumes, while the thronetakers Samsung and Apple lost their units in the fourth quarter of 2018 (4Q18).