The employees' VPN of choice was causing problems on the day the tweet was supposed to go out, and they were anxious they'd miss the midnight deadline, so they used an iPhone with a roaming SIM to send the tweet. YouTuber, MKBHD had spotted the tweet which carried the label "Twitter for iPhone".
On New Year's Eve, two employees accidentally posted a new year's greeting on Huawei's official Twitter account using an iPhone.
The earnings miss shows how the trade war is enveloping one of the biggest USA brand names, which had worked hard to gets its product exempted from tariff lists released by the Trump administration.
Reuters explains that this trick was necessary because Chinese internet censorship limits access to foreign services such as Twitter, meaning users must use a VPN to connect to them.
Now, Reuters and Bloomberg are reporting that Huawei leadership was furious about the gaffe. Though the company deleted the tweet immediately, the screenshots of the same went viral as the fact that Android Phone makers are caught using iPhones.
Samsung Galaxy S10: Production Started?
However, it has also been reported that the fingerprint sensor the company will use would be optical in nature and not ultrasonic. The A50 will reportedly hit the market in two variants - 64 GB storage and 128 GB storage - and likely run on Android 9 Pie.
Although the blunder was made by a third-party social media company, called Sapient, the pair were disciplined for the "negative impact" on the Huawei brand caused by the incident, which highlighted "procedural incompliance and management oversight", the memo said.
According to an internal memo seen by Reuters and Bloomberg, Huawei blamed a supplier it hired to handle its social media operations overseas.
Neither firm has responded to requests for comment, but the memo revealed that two employees had been demoted and had their salaries reduced. One of the pair was head of Huawei's digital marketing team, according to the memo circulated among the public and government relations team as well as a number of employees in the consumer business unit.
Wednesday was the first time that Apple issued a warning on its revenue guidance ahead of releasing quarterly results since the iPhone was launched in 2007.
In December, Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada at the behest of authorities in the United States where she is wanted on suspicion of violating sanctions against Iran.
Christmas Netflix viewing was dominated by two things: Black Mirror's Bandersnatch and the super-creepy drama Bird Box . Note that Netflix didn't try to discourage people from engaging in the #BirdBoxChallenge - only to be careful.
The Hindu newspaper also reported that Foxconn would begin manufacturing various models of iPhone in its Indian plant. Moreover, Foxconn - a Taiwanese company is already manufacturing smartphones for Xiaomi.
He finished this season with five 100-yard games, including 185 yards on 14 catches in last week's loss at New Orleans. You probably never will be able to pass like Baker Mayfield , but you have the chance to ride like him.
And then you came into a bigger part and there were cages set out with little girls in them", Warren said, her voice cracking. She answered several audience questions. "It's one more way to be able just to invite people into your home.
Ukrainian wheat, sunflower oil, bread, jam and wine were also barred, the Russian government announced on Saturday. Earlier this week, the sailors declared themselves to be prisoners of war and refused to give statements.
Emergency officials admitted that they were racing against time as the frigid weather reduces the chances to find anyone alive. The explosion shattered windows of nearby buildings, according to a local resident speaking on Echo of Moscow radio.
The speech closely tied the Taiwan issue to Xi's central pledge to make China a global power by 2050. Tsai said that Taiwan is willing to talk, but it must be with the approval of the Taiwanese people.
Whether Ultima's surface is heavily cratered and if it has a rich surface geology - like that of Pluto - remains to be seen. Temperatures here are close to absolute zero because the region is so far from the sun. "Think of it.
First Iowa flu death of season reported
Besides the loss of life and the associated grief-which is incalculable-flu outbreaks have a real economic impact as well. The most common causes of death were influenza ( flu ) and pneumonia, tuberculosis, and gastrointestinal infections.
NASA confirms distant Ultima Thule fly-by
The pixelated image does not exclude the possibility that Ultima Thule is really two objects in close proximity or in contact. The close approach came a half-hour into the new year , and 3 1/2 years after New Horizons' unprecedented swing past Pluto.
Nadal loses to Anderson
There are a few things here and there that I need to work on but pleased with the quality of my game throughout the tournament. However, Djokovic broke his rival right back in the next game and went on to take the set 6-4.