The tweet that sparked the controversy wished Huawei followers a "Happy #2019", a message which ended with a note that said it was sent "via Twitter for iPhone". He said the action had been taken because the screw-up had "caused damage to the Huawei brand", which is hard to argue with. According to a January 3 corporate memo obtained by Reuters, one was head of Huawei's digital marketing team and government relations team.
Like many Western services, including Facebook, Twitter is banned in China, forcing people to use VPNs if they want to access the site.
One employee will be demoted and have their pay docked, while the other will be passed over for promotion this year, the Chinese telecommunications company said in an internal document Thursday.
Activision Blizzard's chief financial officer is being given the boot
In May 2017 when Neumann was appointed CFO Durkin was named Chief Corporate Officer and held that role until his return to CFO. CNBC reports the share price for Activision Blizzard dropped by 1 percent after the news became public of the company's plans.
Although the incriminating tweet was quickly corrected, the original version was screenshotted and shared across Chinese and English social media, prompting mockery.
The arrest of its chief financial Officer Meng Wanzhou in Canada in early December - on a United States extradition request linked to sanctions-breaking business dealings with Iran - has led to a surge of patriotism in China with companies encouraging staff to buy Huawei smartphones.
While Cook remained optimistic that Apple has a "bright future" in China, flagging sales in the country are a key reason for its lower revenue outlook. Huawei was embarrassed before when a "mobile spokesperson" blurted out a Huawei ad from their personal iPhone.
Netflix says don't do the Bird Box Challenge
Fortunately, no injury has occurred as a result of the " Bird Box Challenge ". Some people needed clarification on what, exactly, Netflix was asking.
While the actual tweet was apparently made by Sapient staffers, Huawei held two employees responsible for failing to oversee the process effectively.
It's not just limited to tech companies, though.
Free beer vs.an iPhone?
A few Indian users took to Twitter this morning to reveal that they were not upgrading to newer iPhones due to their "absurd" prices.
'Traitor! Traitor!': Kawhi Leonard destroyed in San Antonio return
Leonard and Danny Green were then dealt from the Spurs to the Raptors for a package centered around DeMar DeRozan in mid-July. Over the summer, DeRozan said that his first meeting with the Raptors would be a game he had circled on his calendar .