US vows to fight artificial intelligence threats posed by China
The US government recommends instituting measures to ensure China doesn’t overtake America in the production of semiconductors that are essential in the development of AI.
Huawei defies US restrictions in 5G push
The Chinese telecommunications giant makes significant gains in the 5G market, despite the continued US sanctions.
Apple tops list of OEMs, semiconductor buyers in 2020
Apple’s spending increased by 24% year-on-year.
Huawei’s Ren Zhengfei in charm offensive to Biden admin
The company’s founder and CEO calls on the new US administration to come up with more open policies.
We are not a Chinese military company, says Xiaomi
The Chinese smartphone maker files a complaint in the US in a bid to be removed from a list of companies that allegedly has ties to the Chinese military.
Eswatini makes US ‘Clean Network’ U-turn after Trump ouster
The kingdom withdraws its joint statement with the US “due to legitimacy issues surrounding the approval process of the document”.
Eswatini becomes Africa’s first to join Trump’s ‘Clean Network’
The US and the kingdom commit to safeguarding each country’s national security by excluding high-risk digital equipment suppliers.
5G tops telecoms predictions for 2021
Strand Consult remains cautiously optimistic about the latest generation of cellular network technology in 2021.
Grim forecast for Huawei’s global smartphone ranking
TrendForce expects Huawei to slip to seventh place in smartphone rankings.
Huawei Apps Up Innovation contest crowns MEA winners
The Apps Up 2020 Innovation contest forms part of Huawei’s Shining Star programme, meant to encourage collaboration with local developers.
College-industry partnership promotes ICT talent development
Huawei, SAPCO and the Department of Higher Education and Training strengthen their partnership to transform 33 TVET colleges into ICT academies.