Huawei confirmed that there are over 2 billion smartphones that are using Huawei’s 4G and 5G technologies. The Chinese tech maker made these remarks at Huawei’s “Exploring Innovation Horizons 2022 Innovation and Intellectual Property Forum” in Shenzhen China and revealed some interesting figures regarding the overall IPs.
Alan Fan, head of the Intellectual property rights department at Huawei said that in the past five years, over 2 billion smartphones have been licensed with Huawei’s 4G and 5G patents. This is quite a huge achievement that Huawei has taken over in the field of such invention that no other company could attain.
That’s not it, Huawei has revealed a whole bunch of details regarding its IPs and a total count of patents.
In addition to the above-mentioned figure, Huawei has added over 8 million connected vehicles under its 4G/5G patent race each year.
According to the company, Huawei has accumulated over 200,000 applications globally consisting of over 110,000 authorized applications and over 60,000 PCT applications.
Talking more on the global counts, patents filed by Huawei has increased to 6952 in 2021 from 5464 in 2020. However, the number of U.S. patents granted has declined to 2935 last year from 3108 in 2021, while in Europe they dropped to 2138 from 2239 over the timeline.
The company has also ramped up its efforts in China, meaning that the company has brought in an increased figure of 7913 in 2021 as compared to 6324 in the past year.
To further grew in licensing business, Huawei is working on a one-stop license that would allow industry customers to keep without any renewal hassle.
“Huawei provides patents and technology licenses around the world. In 2021, Huawei will be the company with the most authorized patents in China, ranking first in the number of patent applications at the European Patent Office and fifth in the number of newly granted patents in the United States. Huawei’s PCT patent applications ranked first in the world for five consecutive years.” added Fan.
Revenue and expenditure:
Song Liuping, Huawei’s Chief Legal Officer revealed that Huawei’s R&D investment reached 142.7 billion yuan in 2021, which accounts for 22.4 percent of its annual revenue.
Previous graphs show that Huawei’s R&D investment currently ranks second among global firms, and its R&D investment has reached over 20 million in the past years.
The dedication of Huawei is to move forward, despite facing issues from the global market, the Chinese tech maker has spent a big chunk of money on the investment to innovate new technologies.
Putting some more light on this matter, Huawei has granted over 142 billion RMB investment into research and development in 2021, which accounts for around 22.4% of its annual revenue. This shows how the company is working to get ahead in the field of technology by getting advanced day by day.
Huawei gains 44.7 trillion USD sales revenue in first half of 2022: Report
Huawei has scored a sales revenue of 301.6 billion yuan (44.7 trillion USD) in the first half of 2022. Alongside, the company has also fruitfully gained a net profit margin of 5.0 percent, while the revenue overall continues to clamp down.
The Chinese manufacturer brought down the unaudited financial report, yesterday. Describing the odds and evens, Huawei said that the 2022 sales revenue report, as well as its operating results, seems to be on the right track for the moment.
Apart from the sales revenue, the company has also showcased the data of operator business and enterprise business income. Alternatively, the operator’s business income is 142.7 billion yuan (21.1 trillion USD) and the enterprise business income is 101.3 billion yuan (15.02 trillion USD).
Comparatively less, but good!
If we go into the flashback, the company has come one step down from its previous outcomes. In the first half of 2021, Huawei has obtained a sales revenue of 320.4 billion yuan (47.5 trillion USD) with a net profit margin of 9.8 percent.
On the flip side, in the previous year, the scoreboard for operator business income and enterprise business income displayed the achievement of 136.9 billion yuan (20.3 trillion USD) and 42.9 billion yuan (6.36 trillion USD) respectively.
Yet, Huawei believes that the overall performance and the result of the company in the first half of this year are quite running as per the expectations of the company. And soon the company will exhibit some more master strokes in the time ahead.
Giving depth to the words and success, the Rotating Chairman of Huawei – Hu Houkun expressed his cheerfulness in the following words:
“Although the terminal business has been greatly affected, the ICT infrastructure business has maintained steady growth. We will actively seize the development trend of digitalization and low-carbon development, and achieve quality by creating value for customers and partners.”
On the other hand, the company has also shown its gratitude towards the consumers who kept supporting the products and made them stand at the top position in the market.
“Thanks to customers and partners for their trust and support to Huawei. In 2022, the external environment will be complex and changeable, and operations will face great challenges. Huawei will work closely with customers and partners around the world to overcome the difficulties together.”
Huawei Petal Search brings new related searches feature
Huawei has recently dispatched a new update for the Huawei Petal Search app, now it lets you conduct new related searches via mobile applications as well as better app results from AppGallery and third-party sources.
Through, this new update for the Huawei Petal Search engine works to provide improved related searches for the users. Alongside it enhance the security to give trusted and verifies apps.
Here is how this new update for the Huawei Patel Search gives you a better result, check below:
- For example, if you search the “Green Tea benefits” on the Huawei Petal Search: Then it gives you the search result matter on the top instead of links of a certain.
- It doesn’t mean that the links of the web are not available there, but on top, you will find your search result content.
- It also shows you certain related keyword variations related to your search query like Green tea recipe, What is Green tea, and more.
- If you wanted to switch your query to the suggested one, then simply tap on one of them and the search will be conducted onsight.
— Huawei Mobile Services (@HMS_GlobalPage) August 11, 2022
The Huawei Petal Search is inspired by the related searches for the user’s convenient and better results. We recommend users check whether the new update for the Huawei Petal Search is available on their smartphone or not:
- Sign in to the AppGallery
- Connect and click My apps
- Search Huawei Petal Search App from the list
- Check whether the update option is available
- If yes, then hit the Update tap to experience the new version.
Here is how to activate the Petal Search Home screen widget
- Access the Home Screen.
- Two fingers should be squeezed or pressed together.
- Click Widget.
- Pick “Petal Search” from the list of widget options. To discover, scroll left or right.
- To add the widget to your home screen, simply touch it.
Google to bring new changes in Gmail spam filter feature
Google keeps the user’s privacy and security-related concerns in priority and ensures to introduce such features and services that can bring convenience to the fingertips. But seems like the new changes to the Gmail spam filter feature could affect the comfort level of consumers using the respective mail platform.
So far, the US manufacturer has been planning to revamp the spam filter feature of the Gmail application. The company put forth its idea in front of the Federal Election Commission that eventually let political emails enter your notification desk without any restrictions.
Alternatively, the commission has approved this scheme, and will soon bring this feature to the application. As per this scheme, the political candidates that are legally registered in the books of lawsuits have the access to distribute emails in bulk.
Moreover, these emails will directly lead to the home page of Gmail instead of spam boxes. As a result, users will get notified whenever the email will push on their device. However, they won’t get the option to opt out of these emails in any way.
How the political emails will reach you?
The latest information also suggests that the first political email will approach the user with a notification. It will ask the user whether they want to continue receiving the messages from the other party. On hitting the NO tab, these mail will start appearing in the spam folder, instead of the main page.
Google has begun the pilot program for the mentioned feature. It will soon take place on all Android devices. Ahead, the company explains its intentions with the new addition on Gmail:
“Our goal during this pilot program is to assess alternative ways of addressing concerns from bulk senders while giving users clear controls over their inboxes to minimize unwanted email.”
However, it does not looks like the new implementation will bring any kind of minimizing of mails on the respective platform for the users.