Year in Tech Review 2019: Huawei vs. the U.S.

Fearing national security concerns, the U.S. government implemented a ban against Huawei and ZTE. The Trump Administration had gradually increased pressure on the Chinese companies, resulting in tech companies withdrawing support such as allowing Huawei phones to feature Google's Android operating system. Huawei claims that such treatment will impact rural areas as it could hinder development of 5G technology. Though Trump's Executive Order has been in place throughout the year, some expressed skepticism about whether it's actually working.

Year in Tech Review 2019: Huawei vs. the U.S.

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