Digital Trends Live: Gamescom 2019, Huawei reprieve, Apple Arcade, and more

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, we discuss the biggest trending stories in tech, including Gamescom 2019, a 90-day reprieve for Huawei, the Apple Arcade, Virgin Galactic’s new Gateway to Space, and much more.

New 90-day ban list reprieve for Huawei, but future doesn’t look hopeful

Huawei has been given another 90-day extension to the Temporary General Licence, which holds off the ban imposed on it by the U.S. government in May, meaning it’s allowed to continue trading with U.S. companies for now.

US Commerce Department adds 46 Huawei affiliates to entity list

The United States Department of Commerce announced this morning the addition of 46 Huawei affiliates to its Entity List. Effective today, the companies join more than 100 entries added to list over connections to the embattled Chinese consumer electronics giant. The DoC also used this morning’s news to announce an extension of its Temporary General […]

MediaTek and Huawei partnership may mean cheap 5G phones in early 2020

Huawei has reportedly made a deal with MediaTek to use its new 5G SoC in a low-cost 5G smartphone expected to launch in early 2020. MediaTek launched the 5G SoC in May, and indicated the first phones to use it would come next year.