Premium

MWC Barcelona: A Tale of Two Huaweis (Premium)

Avatar
24

On the ground in Barcelona for MWC, I’m most struck by the looming presence of Huawei, the China-based electronics giant. But there are really two Huaweis here: The consumer electronics firm that delivers superior smartphones and laptops, and the networking infrastructure giant that is so feared by the U.S. government.

Huawei’s fate probably isn’t as uncertain as it seems these days. Even the xenophobic U.S. government has started toning down its warnings about the firm’s ties to the Chinese government and has indicated that it could be included as part of a trade deal. But Huawei and its future do indeed loom over MWC Barcelona, as Mobile World Congress is now called.

Ready to upgrade your Thurrott.com experience?

Looks like you don't have an account with us or have reached your article limit with your Basic subscription. Start your Spring season with Thurrott Premium. During our Spring Sale, your first year is $48.00! Sale ends June 30, 2019.

See Premium Options

Learn why you should sign up for Premium.

Commitment may not be your thing ...

If that's the case, sign-up to be a Basic member on Thurrott.com.

With a Basic membership, you'll have limited access to Premium content (3 Premium articles per month), receive the Thurrott Daily newsletter & have the ability to comment on articles or forums.

Create a Thurrott.com Account