WeChat
WeChat Halts New Subscriptions

Popular chat and social media app WeChat, known as Weixin in China, has announced it is suspending new subscriptions as it deploys a security upgrade.

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US and Allies Accuse China of Being Behind Microsoft Hack

The US and its allies have accused China of exploiting a Microsoft vulnerability before it could be patched.

Xiaomi Note 10
Xiaomi Leapfrogs Apple to Become Number Two Smartphone Vendor

Xiaomi has become the world’s number two smartphone maker for the first time ever, dropping Apple to third place.

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APAC Region Accounts for 60% of Mobile Gaming Revenue

According to new research, the APAC (Asia-Pacific) region accounted for the lion’s share of the mobile gaming market, coming in at 60%.

TikTok App
TikTok and WeChat In the Clear as Biden Reverses Trump’s Ban Attempts

TikTok and WeChat’s battle to avoid being sold is finally over, as President Biden has signed an executive order undoing the previous administration’s attempt to ban them.

Alibaba Future-Proofing Cloud OS, Will Support Multiple Architectures

Alibaba is working to make its Apsara cloud OS compatible with a variety of architectures in an effort to future-proof it.

HarmonyOS
Huawei Releases New Devices Running HarmonyOS

Huawei has released a range of new devices powered by the company’s HarmonyOS, as it tries to move beyond Google and US sanctions.

Ericsson
Ericsson Warns of Increased Risk of 5G Retaliation from Beijing

As 5G has increasingly become a geopolitical issue, Ericsson is warning it will likely be caught in the crossfire in China.

Huawei Founder Ren Zhengfei
Huawei Founder Wants Company to Pivot to Software Amid Sanctions

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei is calling on the company to pivot to software as sanctions against its hardware business have crippled it.

Huawei News
Huawei Sees Cloud Success Wooing Government Buyers

Huawei is seeing early success with its pivot to cloud computing, despite concerns about the potential security threat it poses.