The global launch of the Honor 20 in London today (May 21) was supposed to be a casual, normal one for Huawei, the world’s second largest smartphone vendor behind Samsung.
However the legal roller-coaster that preceded it has now transformed the event into something special.
The past 24 hours have seen Google announce it is planning to pull the Chinese company’s access to many of its core Android apps and services, including the Google Play Store, Gmail, Search and Chrome – although this was followed a few hours later by the US Commerce Department temporarily lifting the trade ban with Huawei.
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