• Trump takes first step toward U.S. ban on Huawei products

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    The U.S. has warned its allies not to source 5G networking equipment from Huawei. The company, already considered a threat to U.S. national security, is the global leader in networking gear and is currently the second largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. U.S. lawmakers are concerned because, under China's communist regime, Huawei could be called upon to gather intelligence from consumers and corporations around the world.
    In the past, Huawei has denied that it spies for the Chinese government and earlier this year company chairman Liang Hua said that if asked ...
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  • Trump signs executive order banning US telcos from buying or using foreign gear

    Trump signs executive order banning US telcos from buying or using foreign gear

    2 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    Executive order doesn't mention Huawei, but it's a Huawei ban for all intents and purposes.
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  • President Trump signs order to protect U.S. networks from 'adversaries'

    President Trump signs order to protect U.S. networks from 'adversaries'

    2 monthes ago - By Android Central

    Broad wording opens door to future actions of just about any kind.
    Amidst the ongoing scuffles between the U.S. and foreign countries over networking and infrastructure security, President Trump has declared a "national emergency" with an executive order to address what's deemed to be a serious threat facing the country. The order's claim is that the "communications technology and services" being used in the U.S. are unnecessarily vulnerable - and even being actively exploited - due to "foreign adversaries" being involved in the network operations.
    The order aims to start fixing this...
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  • Trump signs executive order banning foreign telecom equipment sales

    Trump signs executive order banning foreign telecom equipment sales

    2 monthes ago - By Pocket-lint

    President Donald Trump has signed an executive order granting the US federal government the power to stop US companies from buying foreign telecommunications equipment that's considered a national security risk. The executive order uses the International Emergency Economic Powers Act to implement the ban, and it applauds the concept of “an open investment climate”, saying “openness must be balanced by the need to protect our country against critical national security threats”.
    The Huawei Mate 30 will be with us in the autumn - but will it be 5G?
    The order gives the US Secretary of Commerce...
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  • Trump declares national emergency to protect U.S. networks from foreign espionage

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to “deal with the threat posed by the unrestricted acquisition or use in the United States of information and communications technology... supplied by persons owned by, controlled by, or subject to the jurisdiction or direction of foreign adversaries.”
    Reports that the President would sign the executive order were circulating last night , and, as reported, it's clear that China is the main target for U.S. concerns - even as the two nations continue to escalate their trade war.
    Trump is reportedly preparing to sign an executive order...
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  • Trump declares 'national emergency' to make way for Huawei ban

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    The US government now has some pretext for outright bans on doing business with Chinese telecom firms like Huawei and ZTE. President Trump has signed an executive order declaring a national emergency banning sales and use of telecom equipment that p...
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  • Trump effectively bans Huawei with national security order - CNET

    2 monthes ago - By CNET

    The US government can prevent foreign involvement in communications networks when it deems it a threat to national security.
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  • White House cracks down on Huawei equipment sales with executive order

    White House cracks down on Huawei equipment sales with executive order

    2 monthes ago - By The Verge

    After months of speculation, President Trump has signed an executive order giving the federal government the power to block US companies from buying foreign-made telecommunications equipment deemed a national security risk.
    Under the order, which gives the secretary of commerce power to determine which transactions may be potential risks, no single company is immediately marked as a threat. But the plan is largely seen as a move against China-based Huawei, which some US lawmakers have deemed a security threat.
    Gives secretary of commerce power to block transactions
    The US argues that...
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  • Trump order clears way for barring Huawei from U.S. telecommunications networks

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for a ban on doing business with China's Huawei Technologies Co.
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  • Trump Bans Huawei From The U.S. As China Tensions Escalate

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    United States President Donald Trump is signed an executive order that essentially bans Huawei from conducting any kind of business in the country, the White House confirmed moments ago.
    The move cripples stateside ambitions of any firm posing a national security risk to the U.S. It's meant to prevent American companies from doing business with such entities, meaning Huawei is now being prevented from e.g. selling its devices via Amazon, which is something that it's been doing so far for select models even as wireless carriers were unwilling to risk picking up its products and attracting...
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  • U.S. President declares national emergency over tech threats against America

    U.S. President declares national emergency over tech threats against America

    2 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    U.S. President Donald Trump has declared a “national emergency” over technology threats against America, CNBC reports. “The President has made it clear that this Administration will do what it takes to keep America safe and prosperous, and to protect America from foreign adversaries who are actively and increasingly creating and exploiting vulnerabilities in information and communications technology infrastructure and services in the United States,” press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders wrote in a statement. This is breaking news and more will be added, but CNBC reports that Trump has...
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