Did not have time to follow the news yesterday? Here’s what stood out on Friday February 5: Xiaomi unveiled a borderless and portless smartphone concept, the Tesla Model 3 was the world’s best-selling electric car in 2020 and the US sees no reason to remove Huawei from the blacklist. To not miss any news, consider subscribing to the Frandroid newsletter.
Xiaomi: a very nice concept of borderless smartphone
Xiaomi wants to show what it is capable of when it comes to innovations. This is why the Chinese brand has unveiled a new concept whose edges are folded at 88 degrees around the smartphone, giving the impression that they are wrapped around the chassis. The buttons and ports have also disappeared, minimalism obliges. In all, no less than forty-six patents protect the device.
Tesla Model 3: world top 1 in 2020
According to a report by EV Sales Blogspot, the Tesla Model 3 was the best-selling electric car in the world in 2020. Its sales figures – 365,540 – far outstrip those of its runner-up Wuling HongGuang Mini, which lists everything from even 119,255 copies sold. On the third step of the podium, the French Renault Zoé attracted 100,431 people.
Huawei: Joe Biden’s USA will not bow down
While a small ray of hope for a relaxation between Huawei and the United States has recently appeared, Gina Raimondo, the new secretary nominated at the Department of Commerce, has dampened the hopes of the Chinese giant concerning a withdrawal from the famous blacklist . The interested party does not see “no reason to believe that entities on these lists should not be on them».