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.
According to the Verge, Huawei is planning to lay off hundreds of American employees. The company has been embroiled in controversy ever since it was incorporated into the “entity list” by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Smartphones online sales took a nosedive in the first quarter of 2019, according to Counterpoint Research.
On July 10, insiders told the media that the release date of Huawei’s first 5G smartphone, the Mate 20 X 5G, has been confirmed and will be released on July 26 in Shenzhen.
The U.S. will allow American companies to sell technology to the blacklisted Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei where there is no threat to US national security
The foldable Huawei Mate X is slated to launch by September at the latest, according to a Huawei executive who spoke to TechRadar this week.
Huawei today released a white paper on innovation and intellectual property (IP), warning against politicizing intellectual property rights.