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Huawei sells folding smartphone with no Google after US ban

Nov. 15, 2019 4:00 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei is selling its first folding smartphone without Google apps or U.S.-made processor chips following sanctions imposed by Washington. The Mate X, which unfolds to 14.6 centimeters (5.8 inches) wide, went on sale Friday on Huawei’s online store in China priced...

Rockwell, Grocery Outlet rise; Advance Auto Parts, UGI fall

Nov. 12, 2019 4:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Walt Disney Co., up $1.84 to $138.58 The giant media company rolled out its new video streaming service, Disney Plus, to heavy demand amid technical difficulties. Advance Auto Parts Inc., down $12.68 to $156.14 The auto parts...

AP Interview: Huawei founder says US woes not hardest crisis

Nov. 9, 2019 9:09 PM EST

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — For decades, Huawei's founder stayed out of sight as it grew to become the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers and passed Apple as the No. 2 smartphone brand. Now, Ren Zhengfei is shedding that anonymity as China's first global tech brand mobilizes to fight back against...

AP Interview: Huawei founder says US woes not hardest crisis

Nov. 8, 2019 5:46 AM EST

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — For decades, Huawei's founder stayed out of sight as it grew to become the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers and passed Apple as the No. 2 smartphone brand. Now, Ren Zhengfei is shedding that anonymity as China's first global tech brand mobilizes to fight back against...

AP Interview: Huawei founder says US woes not hardest crisis

Nov. 8, 2019 5:44 AM EST

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — For decades, Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei stayed out of sight as his company grew to become the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers and surpassed Apple as the No. 2 smartphone brand. Now, Ren is shedding that anonymity as Huawei Technologies Ltd. mobilizes against the...

Moon, Abe meet briefly, agree to more talks to settle row

Nov. 4, 2019 6:13 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met one-on-one Monday for the first time in more than a year and called for more dialogue between the countries to settle a deep dispute over trade and history. Seoul's presidential Blue House said Moon...

Samsung Electronics says third quarter profit fell 56%

Oct. 31, 2019 12:30 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said Thursday its operating profit for the last quarter fell by nearly 56%, with its robust sales of smartphones, displays and TVs offset by a continuously weak market for computer chips. The South Korean technology giant reported an operating profit of 7.78...

Samsung heir Lee appears in court for corruption retrial

Oct. 24, 2019 11:51 PM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Billionaire Samsung scion Lee Jae-yong appeared in court Friday for a retrial on corruption allegations linked to a 2016 scandal that spurred massive street protests and sent South Korea's then-president to prison.   "I feel deeply sorry for worrying many people," Lee...

Asian shares mixed after US gains amid global uncertainties

Oct. 24, 2019 11:09 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday, after Wall Street indexes posted modest gains, cheered by solid profits and forecasts from U.S. technology companies. Global uncertainties over the U.S.-China trade war and Brexit weighed on investor sentiments. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 inched up less than...

Tesla and PayPal surge while Twitter and Ford tumble

Oct. 24, 2019 4:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Thursday. Tesla Inc., up $45 to $299.68 The electric car maker reported a surprise profit and reaffirmed its goal to sell 360,000 vehicles this year. Align Technology Inc., up $31.97 to $249.47 The maker of the Invisalign...