Also, this is the first time when the company held an official developer conference at the company’s headquarters, showing its importance and now become one of the most hyped developer party Huawei has ever organized.
Although the company will make several announcements but there are a few that the consumers want to know about and eagerly looking forward to.
So let’s look at the details of HDC 2019 and at the end we’ll discuss the potential announcements that can take place at the event.
HDC 2019 is promoted as a new technological revolution for next-gen technologies including 5G, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT).
According to Huawei, there will be more than 200 themed sessions and will be attended by around 1500 industry partners of Huawei, as well as about 5000 global developers.
August 9, 2019 Afternoon at 14:30 (GMT+8): The conference will start with the keynote speech in Dongguan Basketball Center at the intersection of Dongguan Eastern Express Road and Songshan Lake Avenue in Liaobu Town, Dongguan City.
August 10 – August 11, Technology Forum: Includes discussion and live demos to the following subjects. Huawei Xiliubeipo Village, Huanhu Road, Dongguan City.
- Smart home
- Sports Health
- Smart Travel
- Huawei Music
- Huawei Video
- Huawei App Gallery
- Smart Assistant
- Huawei Pay
- Huawei Mobile Services
- Huawei Theme
- Huawei Browser
- Ecological marketing
- Huawei Developer Alliance
August 10 – August 11, Codelabs:
Codelabs provides official technical support, tutorials and hands-on coding experience for developers. Below are the categories included for codelabs sessions.
- Huawei HiAi
- Model Arts
- Fast Apps
- App Gallery Connect
- Huawei AR Engine
- Fast service intelligence platform
- Smart home
- Sports Health
Although, this year’s HDC is themed for 5G, AI and IoT but the main anticipation of this conference is the announcement of a new operating system, which the company has developed to use as an Android alternative but expected to arrive in Honor branded Smart TV.
Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei announced on Weibo that there’s a new technology coming at the event. Also, Dr. Wang Chenglu, President of Software Engineering, Huawei Consumer Business Group AKA the caretaker of EMUI also joining the event.
Both of these officials are confirmed for the keynote speech and it’s expected that they have something big on their sleeves, apart from the launch of EMUI 10.
On August 10, Honor president, Zhao Ming will unveil its new Smart Screen (TV) with a new operating system (Hongmeng).
Other announcement includes an update on Huawei Mate X, 5G development and its role, new SDK and development tools for developers.
The HDC 2019 surely have some big surprises waiting for us, so stay tuned for the latest updates.
Huawei registers ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark
On May 18, 2022, Huawei registered the ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark in China. This trademark application has document version 47543398 and the trademark has not been published yet. According to the information, Trademark Office held that the goods designated for use by the opposed trademark were Class 1 “silicones”.
The ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark class belongs to the same category as “unprocessed plastics; plasticizers” that were approved for use in trademarks such as “Huawei Zhixuan” cited earlier by the opponent. or similar goods.
In further terms, the opposed trademark completely contains the distinctive identification part of the trademark cited by the opponent, “Huawei”, and does not form a new meaning with an obvious difference. If it is used concurrently, consumers will be misunderstood.
(via – ithome)
Huawei AppGallery facing a severe issue: Report
Huawei AppGallery is a new generation of an app distribution platform for Huawei devices and the Chinese tech maker is working on improving its productivity for smartphone owners. However, recently a severe issue has been reported on Huawei AppGallery that allows downloading paid apps for free of cost.
According to the input coming from 9to5Google, an Android developer has found an issue in Huawei AppGallery that doesn’t have any special protection feature for the paid applications. This could lead to easy exploitation and enables to obtain the download link for premium apps without even paying for them.
In simple words, it could cause a loss to the developer but the report also mentions that this issue has been reported to Huawei. However, there’s no clear guideline or response that has been received on this matter.
Huawei AppGallery is a smart solution that allows developers to create a new user experience for the consumers. The platform is supported by Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) Core, which enables various APIs in applications.
Huawei AppGallery serves under the top three app marketplace globally and brings a whole range of global and local apps including navigation & transport, news, social media, and more.
AppGallery is available in more than 170 countries and regions with over 580 million monthly active users globally. Huawei partnered with 5.4 million developers across the globe, and in 2021 the total app distributions from AppGallery reached 432 billion times.
Huawei S-Tag launched with professional motion sensor
On May 18, 2022, Huawei unveiled its new activity tracker – Huawei S-Tag in the global market. The tracker comes with a professional motion sensor that detects perfect motion while being connected to your smart devices such as a smartwatch or smartphone.
The S-Tag comes with up to 14 running form metrics, it provides guidance for running, has a super compatible split design that weighs only 7.5 grams, and can drown into 50meter of water.
The S-Tag also has cycling metrics as well as fast charging support for better and faster connection with support devices. Huawei S-Tag availability may vary depending on the market.