Smart cities and smart transportation are what Chinese tech giants have been obsessed with since AI, 5G and IoT turned from hackneyed buzzwords to everyday reality.
Chinese tech giant Huawei is willing to license its 5G technology to a western company, hopefully a U.S. company, said Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei at a panel on September 26.
On Monday, September 23, Huawei CFO and daughter of company founder Ren Zhengfei, Meng Wanzhou, arrived at the British Columbia Supreme Court to begin an eight-day hearing after her arrest by Canadian border patrol at the request of the FBI.
“On the way to the airport, I took two photos of the Red Square to congratulate Honor’s No. 1 sales in Russia. Honor is now the most welcomed brand among young Russians.
Huawei’s USA subsidiary, Huawei Technologies USA Inc., has dropped a lawsuit it filed back in June against the US Commerce Department and several other US government agencies.
At the launch event on September 4, Honor officially launched the Honor 20S smartphone in Wuhan, a city in central China. Mind here, the S stands for stylish, shining, smart and super.
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross confirmed in a recent interview that Huawei’s “temporary general license” which was due to expire on Monday August 19, will be extended for another 90 days.
Following the unveiling of its home-grown operating system Harmony OS and a smart television under its sub-brand, Honor, Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei Technologies revealed a new augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) services platform to help people better understand the world around them.
China’s second-largest mobile chip maker, UNISOC, aims to launch its own 5G chipset way ahead of schedule by 2020 to rival global leaders such as Qualcomm, and augment China’s competency in creating fundamental technologies.
Huawei Technologies plans to open a new research and development (R&D) center in Shanghai and has set aside 10 billion yuan ($1.4 billion) to pour into the project.
Cisco, the American internet giant, is rumored to be laying off workers in its Chinese branch. According to insiders, “Right now there have been layoffs in Shanghai department.”
According to The Information, right before The US President Donald Trump pulled the plug on Huawei, restricting its access to American tech suppliers, the Chinese company was actively involved in developing a smart speaker in conjunction with Google.
On July 26, Huawei officially released the 5G version of Huawei Mate 20, the first 5G smartphone that supports dual SIM cards (one 4G and one 5G). The new phone comes in a new beautiful emerald green color with a “5G” logo printed on the back.
According to the newly released Fortune 500 list, Xiaomi managed to break through now ranking 468th. Lei Jun, founder of Xiaomi, has previously stated that Xiaomi aims to break into the global Fortune 500 list. Now Xiaomi has achieved this goal.
During a visit to Brussels on July 18, Huawei’s head of PR Chen Weifang shared with Xinhua News Agency that her company has obtained more than 50 5G commercial contracts, 28 of which are from Europe.