Huawei Colludes With Chinese State, UK Parliament Committee Finds

The British parliament’s defence committee said on Thursday that it had found clear evidence that telecoms giant Huawei had colluded with the Chinese state and said Britain may need to remove all Huawei equipment earlier than planned. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in July ordered Huawei equipment to be purged from the nascent 5G network … Read more Huawei Colludes With Chinese State, UK Parliament Committee Finds

5G’s Arrival Tees Up Patent Fights in Market Set to Grow 12,000 Percent

Battles unfolding on several continents over who profits from connected cars, smarthomes, and robotic surgery may dwarf the size and scope of the tech industry’s first worldwide patent war, the one over smartphones. Automakers are now in court fighting some of the same companies that phonemakers such as Apple had to pay billions of dollars for … Read more 5G’s Arrival Tees Up Patent Fights in Market Set to Grow 12,000 Percent

Samsung Signs Verizon as First US Customer for Indoor 5G Gear

Samsung Electronics has signed up Verizon as its first customer in the United States for its 5G products to increase indoor coverage, weeks after winning a $6.64 billion (roughly Rs. 48,932 crores) order for telecom equipment from the mobile network operator. A small player until recently in the telecom equipment business, Samsung has gained ground … Read more Samsung Signs Verizon as First US Customer for Indoor 5G Gear

Huawei Plans More Cuts to Jobs, Investment in Australia

The Australian operation of Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei said it would continue to cut staff numbers and investment in the country amid strained relations between Beijing and Canberra. In 2018, Australia banned Huawei from supplying equipment for a 5G mobile network citing national security risks, a move the company criticised as being politically motivated. … Read more Huawei Plans More Cuts to Jobs, Investment in Australia

IFA Tech Trade Fair Is Back, but 240,000 Visitors Aren’t

Six months after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the sudden cancellation of the Mobile World Congress, the technology trade fair business is mounting a comeback with a scaled-back version of the IFA consumer electronics fair in Berlin. Yet this year’s edition of the event, first held in 1924, is shaping up to be a lot like … Read more IFA Tech Trade Fair Is Back, but 240,000 Visitors Aren’t

MediaTek Dimensity 1000C Octa-Core SoC With 5G Support Announced

MediaTek Dimensity 1000C mobile SoC has been unveiled as the newest entrant in the company’s 5G chipset portfolio. The company says it delivers advanced AI capabilities, enhanced display features, and premium 5G experiences. Additionally, MediaTek has also announced that the LG Velvet – the “first MediaTek powered 5G smartphone in the United States” – will … Read more MediaTek Dimensity 1000C Octa-Core SoC With 5G Support Announced

MediaTek Dimensity 1000C Octa-Core SoC With 5G Support Announced

MediaTek Dimensity 1000C mobile SoC has been unveiled as the newest entrant in the company’s 5G chipset portfolio. The company says it delivers advanced AI capabilities, enhanced display features, and premium 5G experiences. Additionally, MediaTek has also announced that the LG Velvet – the “first MediaTek powered 5G smartphone in the United States” – will … Read more MediaTek Dimensity 1000C Octa-Core SoC With 5G Support Announced

Nokia Phone Maker HMD Global Secures Major Investment From Google, Others

HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded smartphones, has secured $230 million (roughly Rs. 1,719 crores) of investment from partners including Google, Qualcomm, and Nokia Technologies, to help accelerate its development of 5G devices. Chief Executive Florian Seiche said the success of the funding round – the largest since the Finland-based company was founded in late-2016 … Read more Nokia Phone Maker HMD Global Secures Major Investment From Google, Others

SMIC Founder Says ‘Optimistic’ China Can Catch Up With US in Semiconductors

The founder of China’s largest chipmaker SMIC said on Tuesday he was “optimistic” China could catch up with the United States in the next generation of semiconductors but that US efforts to contain its technology sector could not be taken “lightly”. Richard Chang, also the former CEO of Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp (SMIC), told a … Read more SMIC Founder Says ‘Optimistic’ China Can Catch Up With US in Semiconductors

OnePlus Could Launch Two More Nord-Like Budget Phones Soon: Report

OnePlus Nord-like smartphones have been imagined in a video render to show us what the company’s upcoming budget phones could look like. Codenamed ‘Billie 1′ and ‘Billie 2,’ these upcoming budget phones have been visually imagined through a video render, but are believed to be fairly representative of what the final products could look like. The … Read more OnePlus Could Launch Two More Nord-Like Budget Phones Soon: Report