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US bans Huawei, ZTE telecoms gear over security concerns
World

US bans Huawei, ZTE telecoms gear over security concerns

The move is the latest in a series of actions to limit the access of Chinese telecoms firms in United States networks, and comes amid a long-running standoff between the world's two biggest economies

Beyond The Lines | Why Xi Jinping wants the chip? Tech it up, when chips are down
World

Beyond The Lines | Why Xi Jinping wants the chip? Tech it up, when chips are down

The Chinese economy — including its strategic economy — is so dependent on Taiwan that its missiles, cyber capability, technology-integrated weapon systems, its tech sector would have been swiftly dismantled in the event of an attack on Taiwan

Why China is deepening its Solomon Islands ties by funding $66 million Huawei deal
World

Why China is deepening its Solomon Islands ties by funding $66 million Huawei deal

The deal marks the first financing the island’s country has received from Beijing since it signed a secretive security pact in April, following the severing of diplomatic links to Taiwan

The Techplomacy Curve: What we should learn from China's use of technology as a tool of foreign policy
India

The Techplomacy Curve: What we should learn from China's use of technology as a tool of foreign policy

China has increasingly focused on cementing its sway in developing countries which are still looking to increase technology accessibility for their domestic population

Chinese telecom major Huawei's offices raided in tax invasion case across three cities
India

Chinese telecom major Huawei's offices raided in tax invasion case across three cities

The raids were launched at the company's premises in Delhi, Gurugram and Bengaluru on Tuesday as part of a tax evasion investigation against Huawei, its Indian businesses and overseas transactions

UAE suspends $23B weapons deal talks with US as tension mounts over Abu Dhabi’s ties with Beijing
World

UAE suspends $23B weapons deal talks with US as tension mounts over Abu Dhabi’s ties with Beijing

Last week, UAE stopped construction on a Chinese facility at an Abu Dhabi port that the US considered a military base. UAE has, however, maintained they were not military facilities

Why China's quest to dominate global tech standards may be elusive for Beijing
World

Why China's quest to dominate global tech standards may be elusive for Beijing

The Chinese government has created a vision for the State to dominate the global tech supply chains and eventually concentrate geopolitical power

How China manufactured nationalism in triumph over Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhaou’s return
World

How China manufactured nationalism in triumph over Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhaou’s return

The celebration is part of Chinese State media’s carefully manufactured nationalistic narrative

How the Huawei case raised fears of ‘Hostage Diplomacy’ by China
World

How the Huawei case raised fears of ‘Hostage Diplomacy’ by China

The talks between the Justice Department and a top executive from Huawei had stretched over more than 12 months and boiled down to one overarching dispute: whether Meng Wanzhou, daughter of founder, would admit to any wrongdoing.

Lithuanian cybersecurity agency warns against use of Chinese-made Xiaomi and Huawei phones over data privacy concerns
World

Lithuanian cybersecurity agency warns against use of Chinese-made Xiaomi and Huawei phones over data privacy concerns

Xiaomi phones also carry the risk of possible restrictions on freedom of expression because apps receive updated lists of censored words and phrases and are capable of blocking them, according to investigations

Huawei Band 6 with 14-day battery life, SpO2  monitor and more launched in India at Rs 4,490
News & Analysis

Huawei Band 6 with 14-day battery life, SpO2 monitor and more launched in India at Rs 4,490

Huawei Band 6 features a heart rate sensor, a sleep monitor, and TruRelax 2.0 stress monitoring technology.

Huawei to unveil HarmonyOS mobile operating system, Mate Station S desktop PC tonight
News & Analysis

Huawei to unveil HarmonyOS mobile operating system, Mate Station S desktop PC tonight

Huawei’s HarmonyOS smartphone rollout is a workaround for its lack of access to Google services, especially for smartphones that it sells abroad.

Huawei to unveil Harmony OS on 2 June, releases teaser on Twitter: All you need to know
News & Analysis

Huawei to unveil Harmony OS on 2 June, releases teaser on Twitter: All you need to know

The launch of Harmony OS is part of an all-out push into the software industry aimed at weathering US sanctions and taking on Google's Android.

COVID-19 donations in India: Where the relief money from big tech actually goes
News & Analysis

COVID-19 donations in India: Where the relief money from big tech actually goes

Here’s a look at the timeline of when and how tech companies announced their pledges for COVID-19 relief in India.

India's decision authorising 5G trials without Chinese companies a sovereign one, says US state department
India

India's decision authorising 5G trials without Chinese companies a sovereign one, says US state department

China last week expressed disappointment over the decision by Indian authorities to not allow Huawei and ZTE to conduct 5G trials

Huawei to invest one billion dollars for developing electric vehicle systems, self-driving tech
News & Analysis

Huawei to invest one billion dollars for developing electric vehicle systems, self-driving tech

Huawei is planning a push into the intelligent vehicle sector and ramping up development of its own smartphone ecosystem.

Huawei Mate X2 with a notebook-like folding design to launch in China today: All we know so far
News & Analysis

Huawei Mate X2 with a notebook-like folding design to launch in China today: All we know so far

The Huawei Mate X2 comes with an invert folding design just like Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 and the Galaxy Z Fold.

Huawei to cut smartphone shipment by more than half in 2021: Report
News & Analysis

Huawei to cut smartphone shipment by more than half in 2021: Report

In 2021, Huawei reportedly plans to order components for 70-80 million devices for the whole year which is a 60 percent drop from 189 million units shipped last year.

Huawei is reportedly working on a gaming console similar to PlayStation, Xbox, and new gaming laptops
News & Analysis

Huawei is reportedly working on a gaming console similar to PlayStation, Xbox, and new gaming laptops

Huawei is also believed to be working on launching the AMD version of the MateBook 2021 series.

LG is likely to exit the smartphone market in 2021: All we know so far
News & Analysis

LG is likely to exit the smartphone market in 2021: All we know so far

LG Electronics has lost about 5 trillion won or $4.5 billion in the past five years in the smartphone arena.