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Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has started showing ads for hotel reservation website Booking.com on the lock screens of their phones. As Android Police reports , the P30 Pro , P20 Pro , P20, P20 Lite, and Honor 10 in the UK, Netherlands, Ireland, South Africa, Norway, and Germany have all been affected. 9to5Google adds that Huawei seems to

Axing America’s Android: Huawei files to trademark own mobile operating system worldwide

Axing America’s Android: Huawei files to trademark own mobile operating system worldwide

Chinese technology giant Huawei is in the process of launching its “Hongmeng” operating system (OS) to replace Google’s Android OS, the firm’s vice president of public affairs and communications Andrew Williamson, has said. Huawei was blacklisted last month by US President Donald Trump’s administration which accused the company of spying for the Chinese

Huawei delays global launch of foldable phone by three months

Huawei delays global launch of foldable phone by three months

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Huawei will delay the launch of its much-touted foldable 5G Mate X smartphone by three months, the latest setback for the company that was slapped with U.S. sanctions last month. The Mate X, a competitor to Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Fold, is expected to be rolled out globally in September, Vincent Pang, Huawei’s head of corporate

Huawei ‘reveals’ Google Android rival called ‘Hongmeng OS’ to dodge Trump’s blacklist

Huawei ‘reveals’ Google Android rival called ‘Hongmeng OS’ to dodge Trump’s blacklist

HUAWEI has trademarked the name of a brand new mobile OS designed to compete with Google’s Android. The so-called ‘Hongmeng OS’ would be a way of getting around US sanctions that prevent American firms from trading with Huawei. Huawei is creating its own ‘operating system’ to power phones without help from Google Alamy It means Brits who own Android-Powered

Huawei Mulls Using Russian Mobile OS After US Ban – Reports

Huawei Mulls Using Russian Mobile OS After US Ban – Reports

Russian Telecom and Mass Communications Minister Konstantin Noskov and Huawei’s rotating chairman Guo Ping discussed the Chinese firm’s switching to Aurora, the Russian version of the Finnish OS Sailfish, ahead of the 2019 Saint Petersburg Economic Forum, The Bell reports. According to the Russian outlet, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese

Huawei Trademarks Its Own Mobile OS Around World After US Ban

Huawei Trademarks Its Own Mobile OS Around World After US Ban

Huawei — the world’s biggest maker of telecoms network gear — has filed for a Hongmeng trademark in countries such as Cambodia, Canada, South Korea and New Zealand, data from the UN World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) shows. It also filed an application in Peru on May 27, according to the country’s anti-trust agency Indecopi. Huawei has

Huawei says it is readying possible Hongmeng software roll-out

Huawei says it is readying possible Hongmeng software roll-out

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An executive of China’s Huawei, which has been banned from working with U.S. tech firms, said on Thursday that the telecoms giant is in the process of potentially launching its “Hongmeng” operating system (OS) to replace the U.S. Android OS. Andrew Williamson, vice president of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s public affairs and

Huawei says in process of preparing Hongmeng software roll-out

Huawei says in process of preparing Hongmeng software roll-out

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An executive of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Thursday that the Chinese telecoms giant is in the process of potentially launching its “Hongmeng” operating system (OS) to replace the U.S. Android OS. Andrew Williamson, vice president of Huawei’s public affairs and communications, said in an interview that Huawei will ‘presumably’

Huawei files to trademark mobile OS around the world after U.S. ban

Huawei files to trademark mobile OS around the world after U.S. ban

LIMA/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s Huawei has applied to trademark its “Hongmeng” operating system (OS) in at least nine countries and Europe, data from a U.N. body shows, in a sign it may be deploying a back-up plan in key markets as U.S. sanctions threaten its business model. The move comes after the Trump administration put Huawei on a blacklist