Huawei desires to license its 5G tech to US telecoms

Company founder Ren Zhengei floated the possibility of these deals in September, but it wasn’t clear at the time whether anyone would be receptive.However, that’s not really the core problem. Huawei still sits on the US Commerce Department’s Entity List, preventing it from doing business with US companies without explicit permission. A license or transfer…

 

Can Huawei struggle again in opposition to its commerce ban?

China’s biggest phone manufacturer is running out of friends. Google, Qualcomm and ARM have all reportedly cut ties with Huawei, leaving the company scrambling for partners in the wake of a presidential order. It’s not clear how Huawei will respond to the new blackout, but it’s likely that the company will do everything in its…

 

If Huawei Loses Entry to ARM’s Chip Designs, It is Toast

Losing access to ARM won’t cripple Huawei overnight. But without it, the Chinese electronics giant has few good options.Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty ImagesHow do you kill a company? The answer, in the context of Chinese electronics giant Huawei, appears to be deprivation, removing ready access to the elements that distinguish smartphones from very expensive chunks of anodized…