+ Tuesday May 21st, 2019

Mobiles

Huawei Australia moves to reassure customers following US ban affecting Android smartphones

Huawei Australia has moved to reassure its local smartphone customers, following the news yesterday that Google had implemented the US Government’s ban on companies dealing with Huawei. Following the good news that Google had been granted a temporary licence to continue to support Huawei’s existing smartphone customers. Huawei in Australia …

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US Commerce Department grants Huawei temporary reprieve to help existing customers

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This morning, Reuters reports that the U.S. Department of Commerce has allowed Huawei a temporary reprieve with very limited scope, which will allow the company to purchase American-made goods to maintain existing carrier networks, and to provide software updates to existing Huawei handsets. The company is still prohibited from buying American parts …

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[Updated: Confirmation] Google to cease all business with Huawei, to pull access to Play Store, Google apps and Android updates

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Last week, the US made a number of moves against Huawei, and we’re already starting to see the effect. Following the listing of Huawei on the Department of Commerce Entity List – which specifies those companies which are considered a risk to the US national security – companies in the …

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