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Huawei decides to exit the US market over cyber espionage concerns

By Shawn Knight
Dec 3, 2013
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  1. Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment provider Huawei is calling it quits in the US. CEO Ren Zhengfei recently told French news site Les Echos that it wasn’t worth it for his company to get in the middle of US /...

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  2. p51d007

    p51d007 TS Booster Posts: 348   +54

    They, along with a few other Chinese smartphone manufacturers, have a few nice looking devices, but, I've held off, not do due the spying problem (who isn't spied on?), but because
    they might pull out, leaving users high & dry.
     
  3. Forg0t2

    Forg0t2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 125   +16

    What the ....?
     
  4. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 3,342   +806

    This is politics for you. Politicians are just like spoiled little brats, they pout when they don't get their way. No matter, the US market isn't the only market in the world.
     
  5. Fbarnett

    Fbarnett TS Enthusiast Posts: 183   +24

    Maybe the NSA will cut a deal with them to spy on the US lol
     
  6. BlueDrake

    BlueDrake TS Enthusiast Posts: 226   +53

    I doubt it they don't want, all that info possibly going to China. Especially if it could backfire, and China holds it over their head as a threat. Much as that sounds silly, it's what countries would do. Just to ensure their way is possible.
     
  7. America spys on everyone. So they can't trust anyone. A thief does not trust anyone.
     
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