Tag Archive: Huawei


Huawei Watch 3 shows up in Bluetooth certification

A successor to the Huawei Watch GT could also be in the works.

What you need to know Bluetooth SIG certification shows Huawei is working on four new smartwatches. The model numbers point to a sequel to the Huawei Watch 3, a kids’ watch, and possibly a follow up to the Huawei Watch GT. As of yet, there is no word on when the watches may launch or the pricing.

According to recent Bluetooth certifications, Huawei has  [Read More…]

Huawei says its homegrown Hongmeng OS is not designed for smartphones

Hongmeng was apparently not developed to replace Android.

What you need to know Huawei Senior Vice President Catherine Chen has said that the company’s homegrown Hongmeng OS is not designed for smartphones. The company will continue to use Google’s Android OS on its smartphones. Hongmeng OS is expected to debut with the company’s upcoming Smart TV.

Huawei had hinted earlier this year that it would switch to its own proprietary operating system in case it is not  [Read More…]

Note 10 leaks, Pixel 4 expectations, Huawei reprieve, assistant recordings

Daniel Bader is back in the saddle after his trip to Turkey and is joined by Ara Wagoner and Jerry Hildenbrand to talk about changes to the Android Q gesture system, and pre-disappointment about Google’s Pixel 4. They also chat about more Galaxy Note 10 leaks and rumors about Galaxy Watch 2 and Galaxy Tab S5.

Huawei isn’t completely out of the woods, but U.S. companies can work with them in situations where ‘where there is no threat  [Read More…]

U.S. companies can now work with Huawei again — except when they can’t

U.S. companies can sell to Huawei ‘where there is no threat to national security.’

What you need to know The U.S. Commerce Department will begin issuing licenses to American companies that want to do business with Huawei. Licenses will be approved “where there is no threat to national security.” Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross has said the department will continue to protect America’s advanced technologies and no company should trade secrets or IP for access to growing markets.  [Read More…]

Keep your Huawei P30 Lite looking prestine with these screen protectors

The Huawei P30 Lite might not turn heads like its larger sibling the P30 Pro, but it’s still an impressive phone that you’ll want to use throughout the remainder of 2019 and beyond. The first part of a phone to show wear and tear is often the display, which you can prevent by applying a quality screen protector. We’ve rounded up your best options for the Huawei P30 Lite.

Best value for tempered glass Mr Shield Tempered Glass (3-pack)  [Read More…]

Get a free Huawei Watch GT Classic when you buy a Mate 20 Pro in Canada

The Watch GT Classic is a $ 299 CAD value.

What you need to know Canadian customers will receive a free Watch GT Classic with purchase of a Mate 20 Pro. The Mate 20 Pro is one of the best phones of 2018 with a stunning screen, incredible camera, and fantastic battery life. The Watch GT Classic boasts up to two-weeks battery life and is perfect for tracking all your workouts including swimming with a 5AM waterproof  [Read More…]

Huawei remains on the blacklist, even after Trump’s G20 announcement

The “presumption of denial” policy is still in place in which most requests are usually denied.

What you need to know An internal email was sent to U.S. Commerce Department staff informing them Huawei is still blacklisted. The email was sent by John Sonderman, Deputy Director of the Office of Export Enforcement in the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security. Huawei will still be under the “presumption of denial” policy in which most requests are usually  [Read More…]

Ive leaves Apple, ZenFone 6 review, Huawei keeping promises? [#acpodcast]

Andrew Martonik, Alex Dobie, and Jerry Hildenbrand talk about Jony Ive’s departure from Apple and what that means for the entire tech community, and Alex provides his review of the Asus ZenFone 6. Plus, the gang take a hard look at the various ways in which Huawei might be able to keep their Android update promise.

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Trump says U.S. firms can continue doing business with Huawei

Huawei isn’t out of the woods yet, but Trump’s statement allows the Chinese manufacturer to source goods from the U.S.

What you need to know At the G20 summit, Donald Trump has confirmed that U.S. firms will be allowed to continue doing business with Huawei. Huawei isn’t off the Commerce Department’s Entity List, but Trump’s statement allows the likes of Google, Intel, and Qualcomm to provide services to Huawei. The move comes as the U.S. and China  [Read More…]

U.S. chipmakers are using a legal loophole to get around Trump’s Huawei ban

Intel and Micron are still selling to Huawei but have declined to comment on the report.

What you need to know In spite of a trade ban by the Trump administration, a few U.S. companies resumed selling components to Huawei three weeks ago. Component sales to Huawei have reportedly totaled hundreds of millions of dollars in just three weeks. The companies are “lawfully” getting around the Trump ban by not labeling the components as American-made.

U.S. chipmakers  [Read More…]