I hope no one votes Trump in Q4 2020 and will vote for a President who advocates Science and Technology.
I wouldn't call it "soften". They probably do it because the US could benefit from it. Basically they say "Let's collaborate, I show you my 5% and you show me your 95%".
Currently USA is a madhouse. What did you expected?
Says the administration that's all but out the door
I'm just an average guy not belonging to either of the 2 countries. As a consumer looking for a new phone, I can't inagine what would have been the case if Huawei was allowed google services. I think their phones would have dominated the market. I would happily have gone for nova7i according to my budget but now have to look for redmi/realme
Understandable. The US would not want a new standard determined without their involvement.