* Posts by Kaufman

5 posts • joined 3 Jan 2019

Get out of Huawei, it's an avalanche of news from everyone's favourite Chinese bogeyman

Kaufman

There is no scorn, just a lot of smear campaigning by the US and the five eyes. Otherwise, Huawei remains to be largest telecom company by far and the only one with real 5G technology.

Leaky Martin will be livin' la vida lockdown: Ex-NSA bod cops to taking home 'up to 50TB' of hush-hush dossiers

Kaufman

This reminds me of the times the US trained and supported and funded terrorists only for them to come back and bite them in the ass. Along with the rest of the world.

Huawei savaged by Brit code review board over pisspoor dev practices

Kaufman

Re: Real point here

I would have to agree. If Cisco even had the technology to compete with Huawei they would've been give the green light automatically without any vetting.

Huawei CEO defiant on security claims, vows to be so good, 'no market can keep us away'

Kaufman

"“For such serious decisions like a ban, you need proof,” Arne Schoenbohm, told news weekly Spiegel, confirming that the BSI had no such evidence." This coming from Germany's BSI chief speaks volumes. Germany, is by far the most significant market in the EU. Unfortunately, you would never see this in any of the five eyes news media. Since there are no other alternatives to Huawei's technology as the next closest competitor is about 12 months away from catching the UK will not be banning Huawei as they're already in the advanced stages of completion. Canada may or may not how to US pressure is difficult to say after the trade war dispute, but other than a couple of countries banning them Huawei will still be installing $100s of billions worth of 5G networks around the world . Not having that technology will put every other country at a disadvantage.

Nobody in China wants Apple's eye-wateringly priced iPhones, sighs CEO Tim Cook

Kaufman

When the middle class was beginning to grow rapidly in China just over 10 years ago, there was a shortage of iPhones. Back then they were more than happy to part with a $1000 or more each, but now there are so many choices, that they've just become more savvy. They consume one third of the value of all luxury items on the planet, so the cost is not the issue.

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