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Apple, Qualcomm settle bitter dispute over iPhone technology

Apr. 17, 2019 12:31 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple and mobile chip maker Qualcomm have settled a bitter financial dispute centered on some of the technology that enables iPhones to connect to the internet. The surprise truce announced Tuesday came just as the former allies turned antagonists were facing off in a federal court...

New Samsung handset: Innovation hinges on folding screen

Apr. 16, 2019 10:56 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — When Samsung said this year it would launch a smartphone with a folding screen, the big question was whether the innovation was something people actually wanted or needed. Is the Galaxy Fold a gimmick to help sell more smartphones in a slowing market or a true breakthrough that will change...

China, Japan tout 'recovered' ties amid global uncertainty

Apr. 14, 2019 10:29 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China and Japan have the opportunity to "take charge of the economic field" during a time of worldwide uncertainty, Japan's foreign minister said Sunday, as trade pressures from the United States have prompted both countries to seek alternative markets. Foreign Minister Taro Kono met with...

FCC to hold big 5G auction, spend $20B for rural internet

Apr. 12, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government will hold a massive auction later this year to bolster 5G service , the next generation of mobile networks. President Donald Trump showcased the announcement Friday, declaring that the race to stand up these faster, more powerful networks is a competition "America must...

China's spreading influence in Eastern Europe worries West

Apr. 10, 2019 9:24 PM EDT

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Coal-powered plants, mobile networks, major bridges, roads and railways: Chinese investments have been booming throughout Central and Eastern Europe's cash-strapped developing countries, even as European Union officials scramble to counter Beijing's mounting economic and political...

US praises German 5G standards as Huawei battle simmers

Apr. 10, 2019 11:33 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The top U.S. diplomat for cybersecurity policy on Wednesday praised Germany's draft security standards for next generation mobile networks, which he said could effectively shut out China's Huawei. The standards published last month were a "positive step," said Rob Strayer, who's leading the...

Correction: Huawei-Colleges story

Apr. 5, 2019 3:59 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — In a story April 4 about universities cutting ties with the Chinese company Huawei, The Associated Press erroneously omitted the first name of the vice chancellor for research at the University of California, Berkeley. His name is Randy Howard Katz, not Howard Katz. A corrected version of the...

HRW urges New Zealand's Ardern to discuss Muslims in China

Mar. 29, 2019 7:25 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A rights group has urged New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to raise concerns about reported Chinese government abuses of Muslims during her upcoming visit to Beijing that was shortened after the killing of 50 worshippers at two mosques in New Zealand. Human Rights Watch said Friday...

Huawei defends security record as annual sales top $100B

Mar. 29, 2019 6:47 AM EDT

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei's deputy chairman defended its commitment to security Friday after a stinging British government report added to Western pressure on the company by accusing it of failing to repair dangerous flaws in its telecom technology. Guo Ping's comments came as Huawei...

UK report finds technical risks in Huawei network gear

Mar. 28, 2019 9:24 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British cybersecurity inspectors said Thursday they found significant technical issues in Chinese telecom supplier Huawei's software that pose risks for the country's mobile networks. It's the latest salvo in a global battle over Huawei , which the U.S. says could give the Chinese government...