Huawei launches smartphone overseas despite U.S. sanctions crippling its mobile phone business

Customers at a Huawei licensed experience store shop for devices on October 30, 2020 in Suzhou, China. Fred Lee | Getty Images News | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — Huawei launched its mid-range Nova 9 smartphone overseas for the first time on Thursday, starting in Europe. The Chinese smartphone giant’s business overseas has been crippled …

Google’s new Pixel phones and Android beef up iPhone competition

Google launched the latest Pixel smartphones Tuesday, betting on its first custom-designed system processor and a new version of the Android operating system to lure buyers away from Apple Inc.’s iPhone. The Pixel 6 and 6 Pro differ only slightly in size, memory and camera specs, with both built around Google’s …

Smartphone producer Foxconn announces electric car venture

The Taiwanese company that manufactures smartphones for Apple Inc. and other global brands announced plans Monday to produce electric cars for auto brands under a similar contract model. Foxconn Technology Group will produce cars and buses for brands in China, North America, Europe and other markets, said its chairman, Young Liu. …