After Huawei was banned from doing enterprise with US corporations, the Chinese smartphone maker has revealed its personal Harmony OS (known as Hongmeng OS in China). One of the largest use circumstances for a smartphone is the map function. Since Google will not assist future Huawei units with Google companies, the Chinese smartphone maker has struck a take care of TomTom for maps and navigation on its upcoming smartphones. The report comes from Reuters which says “Dutch navigation and digital mapping company TomTom on Friday said it has closed a deal with China’s Huawei Technologies for the use of its maps and services in smartphone apps”. The report goes on to say “TomTom spokesman Remco Meerstra said the deal had been closed some time ago but had not been made public by the company.” No particulars of the deal are recognized, comparable to which smartphones the app will be supported on, when will the app launch, and so forth.
To refresh your reminiscence, Huawei was compelled to develop its personal working system for smartphones. This was as a result of it was blacklisted in the U.S. final 12 months over issues of nationwide safety. Because of the ban, Huawei cannot do enterprise with U.S. primarily based corporations, in this case, Google.
Huawei formally introduced its Harmony OS on the Huawei Developer Conference 2019. The new working system is known as Hongmeng OS in China. The firm says its new working system is predicated on microkernel tech, and it may be used in all the pieces: smartphones, wearables, sensible audio system, and extra. Further, Harmony OS will be launched as an open-source platform. Huawei showcased the Honor Vision TV as nicely and you’ll find out extra about their upcoming TV right here. The TV is predicted to launch in India as nicely.
In different Huawei information, the corporate is predicted to launch the Huawei P40 collection in March 2020. Rumours are abuzz highlighting the options on provide. You can learn extra concerning the rumoured specs right here.