Stephen Elop was appointed the company’s first non-Finnish head in 2010. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

No matter what way you look at it, the last few years have been tough for Nokia. Once the king of the smartphones, the company has seen its status dec(...)

Pictured at the Huawei Ireland Broadband Forum are Miriam O’Callaghan, Eircom chief executive Herb Hribar, Imagine Chairman Sean Bolger, BT Ireland chief executive Colm O’Neill, and William Batt, partner at Indecon International Economic. Picture Jason Clarke Photography

Deputy chairman of the board and rotating chief executive with Huawei, Guo Ping has told an audience of Irish broadband industry experts that the C(...)

Smartphone makers have been put on their guard: Huawei is coming. If you haven’t heard of Huawei, you soon will. And there is a good chance that yo(...)

Keen to prove its premium smartphone muscle, Huawei has unveiled the new Ascend P7. The Chinese company is betting big that the current trend for self(...)

 Huawei’s new smartphone, the Ascend P7, launched by China’s Huawei Technologies during a presentation in Paris yesterday. Photograph: Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

in ParisChinese tech firm Huawei has entered a new competitor in the hotly-contested smartphone market with its new Ascend P7 smartphone. Promising “e(...)

Buildings under construction in  Shenzhen: the city is one of China’s fastest growing. Photograph: Alex Lee/Reuters

If you were to name a capital city of China’s economic boom, it would be Shenzhen. In 1979, Chinese supreme leader Deng Xiaoping proclai(...)

 Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, talking about the Beauty Level feature of the new Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G smart phone . Photograph: Michael Nelson/EPA

Chinese telecoms and IT giant Huawei Technologies was subject to some unwanted attentions from the US National Security Agency in recent years,(...)

Mobile is taking over everything. Not content with dominating how we communicate, it seems that mobile technology is destined to play an increa(...)

Huawei consumer business group chief executive  Richard Yu compares the company’s Ascend Mate2 4G smart phone with other popular smart phones during a press conference at CES in Las Vegas. Photograph: Michael Nelson/EPA

China’s Huawei Technologies is starting to see success in its consumer electronics business, though the key US market remains elusive.Huawei became th(...)

President Barack Obama at the G20 Summit in St Petersburg last September. A security company claimed that the PCs of five visiting foreign ministries were hacked. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

A web-connected baby monitor shouting obscenities at a two-year old child in Texas probably isn’t the best advertisement for the “internet of things”.(...)