Posts Tagged ‘Nokia’

China’s Huawei Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Project

Huawei conferenceLinux Foundation-led Hyperledger blockchain project announced the addition of ten new members, including Chinese telecom device maker Huawei. Other new …


Chinese Government Joins Hands With Companies To Promote VR

virtual realityThe Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance has been established in China as part of the government’s effort to partner with …


Cheetah Mobile Appoints Tencent’s Li Zhaohui As Director

Chinese Internet and mobile Internet security company Cheetah Mobile announced that the company has appointed Li Zhaohui as a new director of the company; meanwhile, former director Peng Zhijian resigned his position, effective immediately. Li is currently an executive partner of Tencent Investment and general manager of Tencent Mergers & Acquisitions. He focuses on Tencent’s […]


Chinese Enterprises Submitted 26,500 Patent Applications In Europe Last Year

The European Patent Office announced that Chinese enterprises submitted 26,500 patent applications to them in 2014. According to the report, the office received a total of 274,000 patent applications last year, representing a year-on-year increase of 3.1%. Of which, Samsung submitted 2,541 patents, ranking first; while China’s Huawei ranked fifth with 1,600 applications. Following Samsung, […]


Chinese Microsoft Employees Reject Buyout Offer As Company Shuts Factories

Microsoft announced that they will formally shut down manufacturing plants in Beijing and Dongguan in the first quarter of 2015, which will cost over 1,000 jobs.


Xiaomi’s Latest Google Android Hire Faces Uncertain Mobile Future

Hugo Barra, the vice president for Android product management at Google, has taken a new job at China-based smartphone maker Xiaomi. Foreign media have reported extensively over the past day that Barra’s departure from Google is a dark omen for the search engine, but a boon for the Chinese startup Xiaomi, which values itself at […]


Taiwanese Display Maker Sues Nokia For Touch Screen Patent Infringement

Taiwanese display screen manufacturer TPK has sued Nokia in Xiamen, Fujian, for infringement of its patent related to capacitive touch screen technology, and asked for a compensation of CNY26.9 million. According to TPK, the patent will help produce thinner touch screens. Apart from the compensation, the company also required Nokia to stop production and sales […]


Huawei Announces Legal Truce With Motorola

U.S.-based Motorola Solutions Inc. has entered into an agreement with China’s Huawei Technologies Company Ltd. to settle all pending litigation between the two parties pending the satisfaction of certain conditions. “We regret that these disputes have occurred between our two companies. Motorola Solutions values the long-standing relationship we have had with Huawei. After reviewing the […]


China’s 360 Launches Free Mobile Phone Security Software

Chinese security software provider 360 has announced plans to launch a permanently free-of-charge mobile phone security software product to help users solve increasing problems of spam SMS and nuisance calls.
Zhou Hongwei, chairman of 360, told local media that combining 360’s security technologies with successful experience in fighting malware, trojans, and viruses, the company will provide […]


Huawei Sales Up 46% In 2008

Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies increased its sales by 46% year-on-year to USD23.3 billion in 2008.