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US revokes licences for Huawei chip sales

The US government has revoked some licences that allowed US chip makers to export certain goods to Chinese tech giant Huawei. The Department of Commerce did not specify which permits were cancelled but US chip giants Intel and Qualcomm said they had been informed that some export licences have been revoked, reports the BBC. Since […]

May 9, 2024

Research: Private LTE/5G network deployments at 2,900

According to a research from the IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, there were a total of 2,900 private LTE/5G networks deployed across the world at the end of 2023, including trial and pilot deployments. Private 5G network deployments are moving from trials to commercial operations and amounted to an estimated 700 networks whereof trials accounted […]

December 20, 2023

Huawai confirms satellite mega-constellation

Chinese technology giant Huawei’s low-orbit satellite Internet constellation has been officially announced, and a test satellite has already conducted in-orbit communication tests. At an event in Shanghai was reported on Chinese web-site Weibo, which stated “China Satellite Internet, Huawei is coming!” Huawei has launched two pairs of Ka-band prototype satellites (on August 21st and November […]

November 23, 2023

Study: Commercial 5G in 94 markets

Commercial 5G launches rebounded in the second half of 2022 as operators in developing markets turned on their networks, according to research firm Kagan’s 5G Tracker, which lists at least 238 mobile operators serving 94 markets worldwide that had launched commercial 5G services as of year-end 2022. Developing markets, especially in Africa, took the spotlight […]

April 11, 2023

US threat over Huawei sales

The US Department of Commerce is looking to ban US companies from exporting their technology to Chinese electronics giant Huawei. A report suggests that Intel and Qualcomm, among others, will be revoked export licences for their product sales to Huawei by the Department of Commerce. Huawei is already considered a “high risk” company by the […]

February 2, 2023By Chris Forrester

Data: Record sales quarter for Google Pixel

Kantar, the marketing data and analytics company, has released its latest Worldpanel ComTech OS Smartphone data. Kantar’s Global OS study uncovers the following behaviours within the Smartphone market between September and December 2022: Google Pixel secures a record global sales quarter Between September and December 2022, Smartphone ownership grew by +2 per cent which saw […]

February 2, 2023

Huawei cuts CO2 emissions in data centres

Huawei’s ability to build more energy-efficient data centres could be an example to others as decarbonisation of the construction sector picks up worldwide, according to a company spokesperson. Andrew Williamson, Vice President of Government Affairs and Economic Advisor at Huawei, said “smart” digital infrastructure and buildings are becoming especially common in China’s Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macao Greater […]

November 21, 2022

Huawei calls for network evolution at COP27

A Huawei executive has said information and communications technologies, or ICT, will enable the digitalisation of industry, spark innovation and make other industries green. The remarks were made at a session organised by the Global Innovation Hub (UGIH) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) at the 27th Conference of the Parties, […]

November 14, 2022

Huawei leads the era of experience-based network operations

The 14th Huawei User Group Meeting was held in Bangkok, Thailand, where Huawei and global industry leaders, carriers, and partners, discussed core topics related to the network industry and demonstrated future-oriented digital technology innovations. During the meeting, Wang Jinping, Marketing Director of Huawei NCE Optical Network Domain, delivered a keynote speech. Wang Jinping said that […]

October 27, 2022

Analysis: STB market contraction to stabilise post-2024

Set-top box (STB) shipments continued to decline in 2021, driven by a combination of migration to streaming, market saturation, consumer cost-cutting measures, and supply chain constraints, according to technology intelligence firm ABI Research’s Set-Top Boxes and CPE market data report. ABI Research says that a global, subdued demand will result in a contraction of global […]

September 30, 2022