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Huawei working on own mobile OS as Android alternative - report

Monday 30 April 2018 | 09:27 CET | News
Huawei is working on its own smartphone operating system, to use if the US government blocks it's access to the Android OS, people familiar with the matter told the South China Morning Post. The news comes after the US blocked rival ZTE from buying components in the US, and Huawei is reportedly also under investigation by the US justice department. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / ZTE
Countries: World
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