Bluetooth component supplier of multifunctional smart street lampposts to stop supplying after family members of directors and staff threatened

26th August 2019 – (Hong Kong) After around 6 multifunctional smart street lampposts were demolished and damaged by radical protesters in Kwun Tong last Saturday, one of the bluetooth component suppliers, TickTack Technology announced that they would stop supplying and participating in future government projects involving the street lampposts.

The company said that once they have completed the post installation support for the existing 50 lampposts, they would not take part in future government projects involving smart devices. The directors’ families and staff have received threats after last Saturday and they hope that their decision will quash civilians and customers’ concern. They further stated that the directors and shareholders of their company are locals and not from China.