German foreign ministry discourages 5G tenders from going to Huawei

Germany is of two minds when it comes to including Huawei equipment in its 5G network. On one hand, the economic minister wants to keep the Chinese telecom on the table for its fast and low-cost deployment potential. On the other hand, the United States is pressuring Berlin to rule …

US: Germany should cut Huawei from 5G or we’ll cut intel ties

Despite concerns that Huawei would allow the Chinese government to tap into data from the cellular networks it has equipment in, many governments have been hesitant to lock the telecom firm out of supplying their 5G grid — the company is considered to be a cheaper, but proficient alternative to …

Galaxy S9 getting a new update in Germany with old changelog

Samsung is rolling out a new software update for the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ in Germany. The new update doesn’t come with the March security patch or any new features or improvements. The changelog is the same as the one for the last update, so we can expect some …

BREAKING: Stable Galaxy S8 Android Pie update released in Germany

Samsung is now rolling out the official Android Pie update to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The rollout has begun for users on Android Oreo in Germany it seems, but we can expect it to be available for those who are part of the Pie beta on their S8 …

Galaxy Note 9 gets new Android Pie update with January security patch

Galaxy Note 9 users in Germany were one of the first to get the much-awaited OneUI-based Android Pie update. Today, a new update is available for German Note 9 users. This is the second minor software update for the Note 9 following its initial Android Pie release. It has little …

Germany considers locking Huawei out of its network

The United States, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and Norway are just some of the countries that are either considering or already putting into place ways to block out Chinese telecommunications company Huawei from selling its networking equipment for use in their countries’ 5G networks. Australia believes it has found evidence …