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#Huawei has reportedly been working on its #Android rival for seven years

#Huawei has reportedly been working on its #Android rival for seven years

| June 14, 2019

Huawei has been building an alternative to Google Android for the past seven years, according to a report in the South China Morning Post, writes Todd Haselton | @robotodd. Huawei told CNBC last month that its operating system may be ready as soon as this year if it can’t use Google Android or Microsoft Windows. Huawei currently installs Android on its […]

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UK phone firms demand clarity over #Huawei

UK phone firms demand clarity over #Huawei

| June 12, 2019

Simon Jack BBC Business Editor @BBCSimonJackon Twitter Image copyright: AFP The UK risks losing its position as a world leader in mobile connectivity, Britain’s mobile operators are warning. In a draft letter to Cabinet Secretary Mark Sedwill, seen by the BBC, operators will urge the government to clarify its position over Huawei. The letter asks for […]

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#Huawei – Openness, collaboration and development: Building a secure #DigitalSociety

#Huawei – Openness, collaboration and development: Building a secure #DigitalSociety

| June 11, 2019

The GSMA Mobile 360 Series was held recently in The Hague under the theme ‘Security for 5G’, bringing together representatives from global carriers, equipment vendors, governments, and industry regulators. This event intends to drive consensus – across Europe and the globe at large – on 5G cyber security assurance, testing, and certification schemes. Sean Yang, […]

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Some big tech firms cut employees’ access to #Huawei, muddying 5G rollout

Some big tech firms cut employees’ access to #Huawei, muddying 5G rollout

| June 10, 2019

Some of the world’s biggest tech companies have told their employees to stop talking about technology and technical standards with counterparts at Huawei Technologies Co Ltd in response to the recent U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech firm, according to people familiar with the matter, writes Reuters’ Paresh Dave and Chris Prentice. Chipmakers Intel Corp and […]

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#IEEE lifts restriction on #Huawei employees

#IEEE lifts restriction on #Huawei employees

| June 4, 2019

Phil Muncaster UK / EMEA News Reporter , Infosecurity Magazine, @philmuncaster The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has lifted a restriction on Huawei, meaning the firm’s employees can participate once again in reviewing and editing research papers. The international technical organization had instituted the ban after the US Department of Commerce placed the Chinese giant and its affiliates on […]

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Beijing defends #Huawei amid row over role in UK’s 5G network

Beijing defends #Huawei amid row over role in UK’s 5G network

| June 3, 2019

The UK should make “independent” decisions about whether to let Huawei help build its 5G network, according to China’s ambassador in London, writes the BBC. The US, Australia and New Zealand say the Chinese firm is a security risk because of its ties to the state. But writing in the Sunday Telegraph (2 June), Liu Xiaoming said […]

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Europe’s new #Research programmes will strengthen EU industrial capability

Europe’s new #Research programmes will strengthen EU industrial capability

| June 3, 2019

The overall average investment in Europe in the field of research is 2%. This figure falls behind both the Americans and the Chinese. This year China will be investing 2.5% per cent GDP into research activities and the USA will be investing circa 2.85%, writes Huawei Technologies Vice President for Global Public Affairs David Harmon.  That said, […]

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