US extends Huawei's temporary licence
Published in News
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 12:11

US extends Huawei's temporary licence


But Huawei says US itself suffers

The US Commerce Department said that it has granted a 90 day extension of its temporary general licence which will extend until February 16th next year.

My brain hertz: Let your fingers do the talking
Published in IoT
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 20:32

My brain hertz: Let your fingers do the talking


Does speed kill?


At Huawei's “Innovation Day” in Paris, earlier this week, Francois Barrault, chairman of IDATE Digiworld, made some interesting comparisons between robots and human beings, focusing on the five senses.

AI to create a "robolution". Ugh
Published in AI
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 11:35

AI to create a "robolution". Ugh


Opinion: If you want a robolution, coin another neologism


Talking about AI and “robolution”, yeah really, a French MP delivered a speech at Huawei's Paris gig today which will compel your or repel you, according to your inclination and degree of latitude

BBC thinks Alexa, Home and Siri bypass journo standards
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Call for transparency

BBC executive Mukul Devichand, who is heading up the corporation's AI efforts, said at a Huawei event in Paris that “smart” assistants like Google Home, Alexa and Apple Siri ran the risk of becoming content editors.

Forget 5G, 6G to arrive in 2030
Published in News
Monday, 04 November 2019 11:08

Forget 5G, 6G to arrive in 2030


See through walls – it's kind of magic

Merouane Debba, director of the mathematical and algorithmic sciences lab, Huawei said the company is aiming to introduce 5G plus in 2028 and 6G in 2030.

Huawei: "We won't be crushed!"
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Monday, 04 November 2019 09:51

Huawei: "We won't be crushed!"


Votes for Europe, photonics computing is the way to go

William Xu, president of Huawei's board in charge of strategic research spoke at the company's “innovation” jamboree in Paris today.

Ex-politician says Facebook will publish politicians' lies
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Defacebook won't deface de Facebook

A former politician employed as a senior spin doctor by Facebook said politicians can never be accused of being economical with the truth.

Huawei faces further US purge
Published in News
Wednesday, 25 September 2019 10:37

Huawei faces further US purge


Ericsson and Nokia get boost from plan

A bill is set to be presented to US lawmakers later this week that would essentially pay smaller wireless providers to swap out gear from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE.

Political shenanigans won't stop 5G
Published in AI
Monday, 23 September 2019 21:09

Political shenanigans won't stop 5G


Huawei in Big Push

In an interview in Shenzen with Guo Ping, chairman of Huawei, it became evident very quickly that despite political obstacles promoted by the USA, the firm is very much on track to put in place its 5G infrastructure this year and next.

Huawei discounts ARM API fears
Published in PC Hardware
Saturday, 21 September 2019 09:14

Huawei discounts ARM API fears


There's a perpetual licence

The chairman of Huawei is confident that its relationship with ARM will not only continue, but will thrive.