HarmonyOS phone tech is ready but lacks ecosystem: Huawei executive

He Gang, the vice president of Huawei’s mobile phone product line, at the TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019 on Nov. 12, 2019.…


Chinese firms should focus on 'quality' patents: IP expert

(Image credit: BigStock/yavdat) Chinese companies may have filed the most patents globally last year, but that doesn’t…


INSIGHTS | Politics aside, Chinese tech firms pile into US markets

Shanghai Stock Exchange board. (Image credit: Bigstock/Kurikawa) It’s all aboard the US IPO train for Chinese firms…


A concierge collating documents at the Shanghai Stock Exchange located at the Lujiazui Financial District in Pudong, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

China mulls further reforms to deepen IPO candidate pool: report

A concierge collating documents at the Shanghai Stock Exchange located in the Lujiazui Financial District in Shanghai,…


‘Decent’ 5G suppliers would not risk reputation by aiding state cyberattacks: HK telecom exec

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TikTok reaffirms independence from China in letter to US lawmakers

Staff at the reception desk of TikTok owner Bytedance's Shanghai office. (Image credit: TechNode/Emma Lee)…


German foreign minister warns over Huawei’s state ties

A staff member stands at the front desk of Huawei's Cyber Security Lab on July 29, 2019, in Dongguan, Guangzhou. (Image…


Xiaomi to launch in Japan in 2020 amid ongoing global push

The outside of one of Xiaomi's buildings on Oct 30, 2019, in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Chinese…


Founder of Chinese smartphone maker Smartisan added to debt blacklist

The high-profile founder of struggling Chinese smartphone maker Smartisan has been placed on an official blacklist for…


INSIGHTS | Smart home firms scramble to lock in users

Xiaomi's smart kitchen in its Beijing headquarters on Oct 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) For years, tech…