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News and Press, Operating System, Others

The Huawei P40 series is official: Exciting new design and class-leading cameras

March 26, 2020

Via: BGR

Huawei’s P40 Pro launch event should have taken place in Paris, France on Wednesday, with CEO Richard Yu delivering his keynote to a packed audience. Huawei is still prominent in Europe and other markets despite last year’s ban in the […]

Operating System, Others

Harmony OS: what you need to know about Huawei’s new operating system

January 17, 2020

Via: Tech Radar

Huawei’s CEO announced Harmony OS in August 2019, as the company’s new cross-device operating system that could bring about the next phase of Huawei’s tech dominance The announcement was clearly a thinly-veiled response to political events over the last year, […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei: No plan for Harmony-powered smartphone, for now

August 22, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Huawei has said it has no plans to release a phone this year running on its Android-alternative operating system. The Chinese tech company has touted its Harmony or Hong Meng OS as its ‘plan B’ option should the US Department […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei’s new operating system is called HarmonyOS

August 9, 2019

Via: The Verge

Huawei has officially announced HarmonyOS, the operating system it was rumored to be developing to replace its reliance on Android. In China the software will be known as Hongmeng. The company says the operating system, a microkernel-based distributed OS, can […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei says Hongmeng OS isn’t designed as an Android replacement

July 19, 2019


Huawei reportedly says it wants to keep using Google’s Android operating system (OS) in its phones instead of jumping to its self-developed system. Company senior vice president Catherine Chen told reporters in Brussels that the embattled Chinese phonemaker’s Hongmeng OS […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei CEO claims firm’s own mobile OS will be faster than iOS and Android

July 8, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Huawei CEO, Ren Zhengfei, has said that the company’s home-grown mobile operating system (OS) will be faster than both iOS and Android… but it could struggle when it comes to apps. Zhengfei made the claim during an interview with French […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei develops own smartphone OS in case of Android ban

March 15, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Huawei has built its own PC and mobile phone operating systems as a contingency plan should it be barred from using Android, the company has revealed. Heightened political tensions between the US and China, along with Huawei’s legal difficulties in […]

Operating System, Others

Chrome OS could be getting virtual desktops

February 14, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

A video has emerged that demonstrates virtual desktops being used on Chrome OS, which suggests that Google is looking to incorporate the feature into its operating system for Chromebooks. The feature, which will apparently be called ‘virtual desks’ was found […]

App Review, Applications, Operating System, Others

The best Linux apps for Chromebooks

January 18, 2019

Via: Computerworld

Being able to install Linux apps on Chrome OS opens up some fascinating new possibilities — particularly if you’re an advanced user. After all, while a Chromebook’s standard combo of web apps, Chrome apps, and Android apps is more than […]

Android, Operating System, Others

Google’s Fuchsia OS will likely support Android apps whenever it materializes

January 3, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

While Google has been (not so) secretly working on a project internally codenamed Fuchsia for at least a couple of years, its development appears to have ramped up recently, with a large team of over 100 engineers rumored to be […]