Home » Innovations » APPS » Google Android: Huawei Has “Prepared Our Own Operating System” As Plan B.
Huawei's consumer business chief Richard Yu has also confirmed it has developed an alternative to Android

Google Android: Huawei Has “Prepared Our Own Operating System” As Plan B.

IT NEWS NIGERIA:


Huawei has announced earlier that it has “prepared our own operating system” as a Plan B in the event that Google pulls the plug to deny the mobile giant access to its operating system.  


Richard Yu has said that Huawei has an in-house operating system as an alternative to Android
In China, that might not be too disruptive a move, thanks to the fact that device-owners spend much of their time within WeChat – a platform that allows third-party apps to run within it.

Google moves would force companies to quickly release versions of their stand-alone apps for the new operating system.

Report has it that several major US corporations, such as Qualcomm and Intel, have reportedly joined Google in implementing President Donald Trump’s executive order that declared Chinese tech giant Huawei a national security risk.

Following in the footsteps of Google, a number of top American chipmakers – including Intel, Qualcomm, Xilinx, and Broadcom – halted their business transactions with Huawei, according to Bloomberg, citing insiders. The companies are said to have told their employees that no new shipments will be made “until further notice.”

According to RT, Google has confirmed it was also “complying with the order and reviewing the implications” of the ban introduced by Trump under the pretext of national security. While Google has yet to make an official announcement, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer is likely to lose access to Android operating system updates, while its forthcoming smartphones will be shut out of most Google apps and services.

READ ALSO  Microsoft Africa Development Centre Launch Excites Sanwo-Olu, Says Technology Is New Economy

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

x

Check Also

NITDA Challenges Nigeria’s Tech Community on Post COVID19 Innovation, to offer full support

IT News Nigeria: The Director General ...

TLcom invests $1mn Pre-Seed Funding into Okra, Africa’s first API fintech “super-connector”

IT News Nigeria: Nigerian fintech platform ...

Leading the way: China Telecom launches 75,000 5G base stations, to hit 300,000 year end

IT News Nigeria: China Telecom, one ...

COVID – 19: Nigerian billionaires should use Zinox/Konga strategy to feed the poor – Atedo Peterside

IT News Nigeria: Rich and influential ...

COVID-19: Student developed economical Respirator set mass production

IT News Nigeria An economical respirator ...