WATCH: Kenya's Safaricom will consider Huawei for 5G, despite US concerns

2020-02-21 09:52

Michael Joseph, CEO of East Africa's most profitable company Safaricom, says the telecoms operator will consider Huawei as a vendor for its 5G network despite US pressure elsewhere against using the Chinese company.

5 reasons to buy the older Galaxy S10 instead of Samsung's brand-new Galaxy S20

2020-02-16 11:57

Samsung's Galaxy S10 has a great camera and similar features as the new Galaxy S20, all for a much lower price.

China says Huawei is the victim of a 'witch hunt' as it warns of freeze out of their 5G networks

2020-02-10 16:31

China's ambassador to the UK says Conservative Party politicians opposing Huawei's involvement in Britain's 5G network are conducting a "witch hunt."

Apple is expected to launch its new iPhone 12 lineup this fall — here's everything we know about it so far

2020-02-03 10:58

Apple's iPhone 12 is expected to come in four versions when it's presumably released next September. Here's what we know.

The next 10 years of Apple will include self-driving cars, computer glasses, and — yes — a much faster iPhone

2020-01-29 18:06

Apple has dominated the last decade in tech, and it has no plans of slowing down in the next 10 years.

Apple CEO Tim Cook says 5G is still in its 'early innings' even though rivals like Samsung are already selling 5G phones

2020-01-29 10:52

When asked about Apple's plans for a 5G iPhone in 2020, Cook said the network is still in "early innings" on the firm's Q1 2020 earnings call.

Huawei says 'survival' top priority as sales fall short

2019-12-31 09:51

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei said Tuesday that "survival" was its top priority after announcing 2019 sales were expected to fall short of projections as a result of US sanctions.

NATO is finally talking about China, and there are 3 big problems it has to address

2019-12-06 11:25

Many of NATO's longstanding problems were under discussion at its leaders summit this week, but the agenda included a relatively new challenge: China.

Top Huawei exec Guo Ping says 5G will be 'the new electricity' when combined with AI and other technologies

2019-11-05 10:07

The long-serving Guo was speaking at the Web Summit technology conference in Lisbon, Portugal on Monday.

Eco-friendly phone companies brace for 5G’s energy bill

2019-09-16 20:08

The next generation of telecommunications technology could be the key to ending years of stagnation in the industry. But it’s also set to create a difficult dilemma for European phone companies.


Thailand raises $3.2 bn in 5G licence auction

2020-02-17 22:00

Thailand has raised more than $3.2bn in an auction of 5G licences, as operators race to snap up high-frequency spectrums needed for a commercial rollout of the next-generation technology.

Everything Samsung just announced, from a R30,000 foldable phone to the Galaxy S20 Ultra with 100x zoom

2020-02-12 05:45

Samsung announced five major new devices during its Unpacked event, including the company's best shot at Apple's AirPods.

Vodacom has a ‘back door’ plan to bring 5G to SA in 2020 – despite government inaction

2020-02-04 12:59

A deal with a beneficiary of historical oddities in regulation could see a big-name 5G network in South African cities soon – no thanks to the government.

The UK's top cyber officials have warned that Huawei has poor cybersecurity and that its processes are opaque, even as it's greenlit for 5G

2020-01-30 07:47

The UK thinks Huawei is high-risk, but is still permitting it into its 5G networks.

WATCH: UK grants Huawei a limited 5G role, defying US

2020-01-29 13:23

Prime Minister Boris Johnson granted China's Huawei a limited role in Britain's 5G mobile network, resisting US pressure to exclude the company from next generation communications on fears China could use it to steal secrets.

Samsung will reveal its new flagship Galaxy smartphone in early February

2020-01-06 17:20

Some are saying it'll be called the Galaxy S11, other say it'll be the Galaxy S20. We'll know for sure in a month!

Apple soars to all-time high amid talk of a 'completely wireless' iPhone

2019-12-06 20:36

The company may release a budget iPhone in the first half of 2020 and a high-tier phone in 2021, reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said.

Canada spy agencies split over proposed Huawei 5G ban - reports

2019-11-13 21:05

Canada's spy agencies are divided over whether or not to ban Chinese technology giant Huawei from 5G networks over security concerns, according to reports.

South Africa’s first 5G network is now live in parts of Johannesburg and Tshwane – here’s what you’ll pay

2019-09-18 12:11

Rain says its 5G network will have speeds around 200 Mbps, compared to the roughly 40 Mbps people can expect on similarly-priced fibre lines.

Australia snubbed Huawei and completed its undersea cable project to bring high-speed internet to Pacific Islands

2019-09-01 14:40

Australia agreed to pay for the majority of the $92.5 million infrastructure project in 2018 after China's Huawei had expressed an interest.

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