Huawei's New Technology

In the shadow of the boycott: Huawei announces innovative wireless technology

Huawei is launching a new wireless connection that is faster and stronger than the existing connections, however it is not known if the technology will integrate and enter the West following the American boycott of the company

(Photo: shutterstock/Mircea Moira)

The technology company Huawei announced this week a new and advanced wireless connection called NearLink. According to the company, this connection is intended for short distances, and it was developed by about 300 companies and organizations from around the world.

NearLink technology is a short-range wireless connection, and it combines in its features between Wifi and Bluetooth. The company claims that the rate of data transfer through the connection is 6 times faster than the existing transfer rate in Bluetooth, and at the same time the energy consumption is reduced by 60%. Also, the duration of the connection time has been reduced by 30 times the current time in the existing technologies, and the number of connections associated at the same time will be 10 devices.

The technology is already adapted to a variety of devices such as phones, cars, smart home accessories and more. And in the HarmonyOS operating system that belongs to Huawei and is present in its devices, this feature already exists and facilitates the transfer of files in a short range between the devices that support the new technology.

The challenge: an American boycott of the company

What will make the assimilation of the technology and its entry into the West more difficult is the embargo on the company since 2019, when then US President Donald Trump prohibited American technology companies from cooperating with Huawei. According to the Americans, the company has close ties with the Chinese government and is a security threat to the US.

In response to the boycott, Huawei launched its operating system, HarmonyOS, thereby reducing its dependence on American technologies. The current President Joe Biden also continues to boycott the technology giant, so it will be difficult to know if we will see the entry of the new technology launched by Huawei into the popular devices in the West.

0 Comments

Do not send comments that include inflammatory words, defamation, and content that exceeds the limit of good taste.

Economy, Tech

NVIDIA bypasses Microsoft as most valuable company on Wall Street

The AI company NVIDIA continues to break records and is now worth $3.3 trillion, bypassing Microsoft

Avi Woolf | 18.06.24

Tech, Whatsapp

WhatsApp Enhances video calling features to compete with Zoom and Teams

WhatsApp is revolutionizing video calls, introducing screen sharing and expanding participant limits to compete with Zoom and Teams

Gila Isaacson | 16.06.24

IDF failure, October 7 attack

Did the failure of an IDF intelligence unit cause October 7th?

Israel's SIGINT Intelligence Unit (8200) encountered a technological malfunction just prior to October 7th. Investigations are underway as to if the massacre could have been prevented if not for the system failure just hours prior. 

Eliana Fleming, JFeed Staff | 16.06.24

Israel, Artificial Intelligence

Globes: AI - a game-changer in the Middle East cyber wars?

Experts in Israel are divided on how much AI increases the threat of paralyzing or economically damaging cyber attacks from hostile parties.

Avi Woolf | 10.06.24

Iran, YouTube

YouTube suspends Iranian Foreign Ministry account for anti-Israel video

Iran International reports that this is the latest in a string of efforts by Google to clamp down on anti-Israeli incitement by Iran-linked accounts across its platforms.

Avi Woolf | 28.05.24

US-Israel Relations

"Boycott them:" Biden makes another dramatic move against Israel

After US President Biden got angry with Netanyahu for not increasing humanitarian aid to Gaza, he is now taking another step against Israel: Marking goods coming from Judea and Samaria.

JFeed Staff | 05.04.24

Eurovision 2024

Iceland Threatens: If Israel Participates, We will Withdraw from the Eurovision

After the Eurovision management announced that Israel will participate in this year's competition, the Composers Union of Iceland threatened to withdraw from the competition if Israel is not disqualified: "Like Russia last year."

1
| Chani Edri, JFeed Staff | 13.12.23

Shai Babad

After the boycott: Strauss CEO clarified; Channel 14 responded

Strauss CEO Shai Babad published a letter to employees in which he clarified that the company "will never silence or muffle voices." Channel 14 congratulated him for what was said

JFeed | 27.09.23