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thebulk
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5/24/2014 | 2:53:59 AM
Re: That's a blow for Huawei
I agree that if they can replicate what they did in the PC market with mobile devices it will be interesting. It could be a game changer. 
Mitch Wagner
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5/22/2014 | 7:45:17 PM
Re: That's a blow for Huawei
Lenovo did great things in the PC industry, coming essentially from nowhere in the West to become a top provider in market share and quality. It will be interesting to see what they can do with phone handsets, a market now essentially owned by Apple and Samsung. 
R Clark
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5/22/2014 | 1:39:16 PM
Re: That's a blow for Huawei
The slight disconnect is that Colin's role at Lenovo is the same as his Huawei post, heading up global (ex-China) sales. But he's spent the last 20 years working in China, along with HK and Taiwan. What he really brings is an ability to work with a Chinese company. Plus you'd think Lenovo has enjoyed getting one up on its rival.
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5/22/2014 | 12:20:13 PM
Re: That's a blow for Huawei
Me too, especially after seeing Moto's new digs in Chicago, which were completely Google-fied. It'll be interesting to see how Lenovo changes things and makes it mark. It'll be a big job for Giles, although maybe not bigger than making Huawei a household name...
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5/22/2014 | 7:40:35 AM
Re: That's a blow for Huawei
Granted its bad news for Huawei, but I am excited to see what Lenovo has in the pipe!
Ray@LR
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5/22/2014 | 7:06:47 AM
That's a blow for Huawei
Good news for lenovo, but where will Huawei find someone else with that experience and cultural know-how?


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