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Trump yanks Huawei suppliers licences
Published in News
Monday, 18 January 2021 10:31

Trump yanks Huawei suppliers licences


Will reject all applications

The Trump administration notified Huawei suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licences to sell to the Chinese company and intends to reject dozens of other applications.

Huawei wants Honor to be a good rival
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 27 November 2020 11:57

Huawei wants Honor to be a good rival


Company sells budget brand

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei called on employees of its departing Honor sub-brand to strive to surpass its parent in a farewell speech as the tech giant sells the budget brand to keep its US sanction-hobbled supply chains going.

UK spends $333 million on Trump conspiracy theory
Published in Network


Safe money

The UK is to spend $333 million to diversify its sources of 5G wireless equipment after banning China's Huawei from supplying the next-generation technology.

UK plans to fine telcos who use Huawei
Published in Network
Tuesday, 24 November 2020 13:15

UK plans to fine telcos who use Huawei


Ofcom's new job

Any hope that Huawei might get a reprieve in the UK after the fall of Donald Trump have been dashed by the news that the UK government is considering firing the company’s customers.

Ericsson supports Huawei over 5G ban
Published in Network
Wednesday, 18 November 2020 12:16

Ericsson supports Huawei over 5G ban


Borks free competition

Ericsson’s CEO said Sweden’s decision to ban China’s Huawei from its 5G telecoms networks restricts free competition and trade.

Huawei announces new EMUI platform
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 17 November 2020 11:58

Huawei announces new EMUI platform


Across 14 flagships

Huawei announced the rollout of its new EMUI platform, EMUI 11, to an initial 14 flagship Huawei smartphones.

Huawei appeals against Sweden’s 5G ban
Published in Network
Friday, 06 November 2020 12:37

Huawei appeals against Sweden’s 5G ban


See what happens next

Huawei has appealed against Sweden’s decision to exclude the Chinese telecoms equipment maker from 5G networks, the Swedish telecoms regulator PTS said.

Huawei will have ten per cent of German smartphone market
Published in Mobiles


Mate 40 Pro premium device sexed up with a secret flash module.

Despite 2020 being a really bad year for Huawei, the outfit expects to have a smartphone market share in Germany of more than 10 percent in the fourth quarter.

Huawei might work its way around US chip ban
Published in News
Monday, 02 November 2020 11:17

Huawei might work its way around US chip ban


If it is prepared to wait a bit and scales back on high end phones

Huawei might have a way to avoid some of the worst consequences of tightening US trade restrictions, provided it’s willing to wait a while.

US spooks avoid “back door” questions
Published in News
Wednesday, 28 October 2020 11:56

US spooks avoid “back door” questions


Er...um... Huawei?

A US politician is asking the National Security Agency (NSA) about its implementation of back doors in technology products that let spooks spy on network traffic.