Intel to ‘resume’ Inspur supply after US forces end to shipments

Intel to resume supply to Inspur in two weeks

(ATF) Shenzhen-listed Inspur Information said on Thursday that US chip giant Intel Corp would resume component shipments to the company in about two weeks after a temporary stoppage and said its business operations are running as normal. The company's comments came after Intel said it had temporarily paused shipments to ...

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Huawei defies US to win backing for chip R&D centre in UK

Huawei defies US to win backing for chip R&D centre in UK

(ATF) Huawei has been given the nod to is build a state-of-the-art optoelectronics research and development centre in the UK, despite a swirling row over the use of Chinese firm’s technology in Britian. The centre was given planning permission in an overwhelming 9-1 vote by local authority lawmakers near Cambridge, ...

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The future is coming – get ready now

The future is coming – get ready now

(ATF) China has told its 1.4 billion population to buckle up and get ready for a dynamic digital future as it spends trillions of yuan to build a new high-tech smart infrastructure grid. China’s so-called “third industrial wave” will be more individualised, entrepreneurial – and people will need to adapt ...

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China launches final Beidou satellite to rival GPS system

China launches final Beidou satellite to rival GPS system

China on Tuesday launched the final satellite in its homegrown geolocation system designed to rival the US GPS network, marking a major step in its race for market share in the lucrative sector. Footage from state broadcaster CCTV of the launch in southwestern Sichuan province showed the rocket blast off ...

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Chinese firm plans to launch 10,000 AI satellites

Chinese firm plans to launch 10,000 AI satellites

(ATF) Elon Musk’s plan to launch thousands of satellites – to provide new higher-speed internet connections across the world – appears to have inspired a rival company in China to do the same. A private satellite internet company in China has announced plans similar to the South African inventor and ...

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US to allow work with Huawei on 5G standards

US to allow work with Huawei on 5G standards

The US is letting blacklisted Chinese technology giant Huawei back into the fold when it comes to companies working together to set standards for 5G telecom networks. US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross this week announced a new rule to allow companies to share technology with Huawei for the purpose ...

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China mobile phone shipments dip 

China mobile phone shipments dip 

(ATF) Mobile phone shipments in China reached 33.8 million units in May, down 11.8% from a year ago, according to a report published by the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology. From January to May, domestic mobile phone shipments totaled 124 million units, a year-on-year drop of 18%. In ...

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