Tech companies are scrambling to replicate their consumer market successes in the industrial IoT sector, and quickly forge out new revenue streams.
A potentially closed ‘ecosystem’-type market is still anyone’s game.
SoundAI provides critical voice interaction tech for many of China’s leading smart speaker players.
Sluggish growth at home is pushing Chinese smartphone brands to look to Africa for growth.
Xiaomi’s flagship Mi 9 phone comes loaded with new features and a higher price tag.
Samsung has benefited the most, while the future for chipmakers is uncertain.
Some Chinese consumers are ready to switch to homegrown phone brands such as Huawei and Xiaomi.
The real situation in the country’s smartphone market, not the trade war, underlies Apple’s China woes.