Huawei's Consumers May Face Setback due to AT&T Deal Breakdown

Huawei's Consumers May Face Setback due to AT&T Deal Breakdown

No further explanation was given by Huawei regarding the role, but media outlets like CNET suggested that Gadot was basically appointed as the firm's brand ambassador for the U.S. market.

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro will still be available as an unlocked device in the United States, and it's going to be up for preorder starting on February 4 and hit the shelves on February 18 with a $799 price tag.

According to the Journal, Union Wireless of Mountain View, Wyoming - with 50,000 customers in five Western states - turned to Huawei four years ago after its previous equipment vendor fell behind schedule on a critical network upgrade. But the plan was dismissed over political pressure from USA lawmakers who saw Huawei as a security threat.

Huawei is reportedly trying to secure a new deal with the AT&T rival Verizon, but political pressure may mean the firm will struggle to find a new United States partner.

Verizon is also under the same pressure as AT&T, according to Android Police.

The letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, which was signed by 18 lawmakers, noted concerns about Chinese companies in the USA telecommunications industry.

Reliance Jio to develop its own cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrencies are digital or virtual currencies that use cryptography to secure and verify transactions. Millions of people started investing in cryptocurrency and making money in it.

Local Blood Donors Still Needed to Recover From Weather-Related Shortage
Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass are encouraged to help speed up the donation process. Donors must be at least 17, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in general good health and feeling well.

Fog warning for Flintshire - Thursday evening through to Friday
A spell of heavy rain will move in from the Atlantic in the afternoon, to affect much of Munster and Connacht by nightfall. Heavy rainfall is expected later tomorrow, overnight and into early Saturday - with falls of between 30mm and 50mm likely.

What's a poor smartphone maker to do when its latest grand plans for US distribution fall through?

Huawei might still decide to cancel its Super Bowl commercial as things have not been worked out as planned for the launch of the Huawei Mate 10 Pro. More big loss is consumers.

Support from USA carriers has been an issue for Chinese smartphone brands. He then proceeded to explain that if Huawei products weren't readily available, it's a "big loss" for not only the company itself and carriers but also for the consumers "because they don't have the best choice for devices".

This isn't the first time United States politicians have suspected Huawei of being a security threat, though they have never offered proof in public. At the time, Huawei hit out at global "protectionism". The company was founded more than two decades ago by a former engineer from the country's People's Liberation Army, but Huawei has denied repeatedly that it has any ties to the government.

Yet Huawei appeared shut out of the United States six years ago after congressional investigators determined its equipment could be used for spying or crippling the USA telecommunications network, the Journal reported.

Related Articles

  • Kentucky Becomes First State To Require Work For Medicaid Recipients

    Kentucky Becomes First State To Require Work For Medicaid Recipients

    The new rule, to be rolled out in July, would mandate able-bodied Kentuckians on Medicaid to work or volunteer 20 hours per week. Local lawmakers already made the work requirement a part of state law in anticipation of this change at the federal level.
    Padmaavat: Know the changes suggested by CBFC

    Padmaavat: Know the changes suggested by CBFC

    The CBFC had suggested five changes in the film including the changing of title and putting additional disclaimers. Protestor outside the CBFC office said, " We don't trust anyone before we have seen the film ourselves.
    IShares MSCI Turkey (TUR) Rises 1.64% for Jan 11

    IShares MSCI Turkey (TUR) Rises 1.64% for Jan 11

    On the other side, a stock may be considered to be in a downtrend if trading below the moving average and sloping downward. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend.
  • Steve Bannon to Step Down From Breitbart News

    Steve Bannon to Step Down From Breitbart News

    Bannon was reportedly forced out by GOP mega-donor Rebekah Mercer, a Trump supporter who owns a large stake in Breitbart . Mr Bannon could attempt to start a new venture without Mr Ailes or perhaps go back to making documentaries.
    You can stream the Winter Olympics in VR on nearly  any device

    You can stream the Winter Olympics in VR on nearly any device

    Some of its prior VR coverage includes weekly Major League Baseball games , NCAA basketball tournament games and PGA golf events . NBC will air over 50 hours of live VR coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics to U.S. pay-TV subscribers, Variety reports.
    U-19 world cup warm-up matches washed out for second straight day

    U-19 world cup warm-up matches washed out for second straight day

    After 1988 they didn't hold the tournament for 10 years, so I've no exposure of playing and being part of this tournament. India's batting mainstay in Tests, Cheteshwar Pujara, scored the most runs-309-in the 2006 edition in Sri Lanka.
  • Flu activity still high across St. Louis, but may have peaked

    Flu activity still high across St. Louis, but may have peaked

    Sinead McLean, a nurse at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow, said she had the flu jab because she has asthma. Health officials recommend the flu vaccine as the most effective way to prevent the illness and reduce complications.
    Bella Thorne 'had no idea' about California mudslide before travel complaint

    Bella Thorne 'had no idea' about California mudslide before travel complaint

    After numerous notifications of people saying harsh comments to Bella , she deleted the original tweet and apologized . In her tweet, the actress also said that she missed her boyfriend's first date on his tour because of the incident.
    Ryan Suter, Devan Dubnyk lead Wild past Blackhawks, 2-1

    Ryan Suter, Devan Dubnyk lead Wild past Blackhawks, 2-1

    Still, the Wild will take what they can, especially after the game looked like it could be headed for a blowout early on. The reality is the Senators were put in their place by the Blackhawks and the picture wasn't the least bit pretty.
  • Critics' Choice Awards 2018: 'The Shape of Water' Tops Movie Winner List

    Critics' Choice Awards 2018: 'The Shape of Water' Tops Movie Winner List

    The real victor of Thursday's 2018 Critics' Choice Awards was a 7-year-old superstar who invited her fellow nominees to ice cream. Chris, who attended the awards ceremony on Thursday with his older brother Luke Hemsworth, looked dapper in a midnight blue suit.
    DETECTIVE PIKACHU is Finally Coming to America, with a Giant Amiibo!

    DETECTIVE PIKACHU is Finally Coming to America, with a Giant Amiibo!

    The New Nintendo 2DS XL system has an eye-catching yellow design and features a stylised close-up of the electric mouse's face. On his way, Tim meets the witty and sly Pikachu , who claims to have worked for Harry and is also looking for him.
    IV bag shortage has hospitals scrambling during flu season

    IV bag shortage has hospitals scrambling during flu season

    Now, Xcel Energy crews are being called in to help restore the destroyed power grid. Patel said a team at Duke met to discuss the shortage.and to devise a solution.