As trade tensions continue to rise Foxconn claims to have a solution. Foxconn discusses the possibility of moving Apple's iPhone production out of China and into other countries. One of those countries is India where older generation iPhones and the iPhone XR are already being produced.
The Mac Pro 2019 and Pro Display XDR were recently announced at Apple's WWDC event. The Mac Pro 2019 will be an expensive Apple workstation for a certain type of clientele. Have you been waiting for a new Apple workstation? Does the 2019 Mac Pro have your name on it?
Xiaomi and Oppo have shown off their next generation device prototypes featuring hidden under-display front facing cameras. Gone are notches and motorized selfie cameras replaced by a seamless invisible camera under the screen. This implementation allows for a true all-display design without the complexity of moving parts or an ugly notch. The solid state, notch-less smartphone future moves one step closer.
The Huawei ban continues to showcase it's effects. It's no longer just Google's Android in the balance. The list of both hardware and software companies cutting ties with Huawei is growing and now includes an official SD card ban and Matebook removal from the Microsoft store.
Apple just released it's latest MacBook Pro featuring an 8-core processor. Unfortunately, this new MacBook will immediately become part of Apple's extended MacBook keyboard repair program. Seems like the MacBook butterfly key switches are here to stay in spite of reported problems.
Huawei has lost it's Android license from Google as a result of recent restrictions imposed by the US government. The restrictions will cause a ripple effect within the industry and the implications are significant. It won't just be Google and Huawei affected. Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom and others could also suffer.