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Intel President Murthy Renduchintala

Intel hires Murthy Renduchintala from rival Qualcomm

Intel has hired Venkata Murthy Renduchintala as president of Client and Internet of Things (IoT) Businesses and Systems Architecture Group from semiconductor business rival Qualcomm. Intel has

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Qualcomm appoints Cristiano Amon as president of QCT

Semiconductor major Qualcomm today said Cristiano Amon will be the president of QCT. His promotion comes in the wake of the resignation of Murthy Renduchintala, co-president of QCT for the past

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Qualcomm expects up to 27% drop in revenue

Wireless chipset major Qualcomm is expecting a significant drop – 15 percent to 27 percent — in revenue in the first quarter of fiscal 2016 to $5.2 billion to $6 billion against $7.1

Broadcom CEO Scott McGregor

Broadcom revenue dips 3.2% to $2.19 billion

Chip maker Broadcom said its revenue fell 3.2 percent to $2.19 billion in the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. Net income of Broadcom increased to $429 million from $98 million. Broadcom

India ranked 4 in IDC Internet of Things (IoT) Index

Qualcomm brings latest LTE modems for IoT market

Wireless chip maker Qualcomm Technologies has introduced its latest LTE modems — MDM9207-1 and MDM9206 – promising optimized 4G LTE and next generation cellular connectivity for Internet of

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Qualcomm Atheros announces chip

Qualcomm Atheros announced chip, offering broadband performance of 1 Gbps over a 100-meter loop. “The combination of Qualcomm Atheros’ home networking portfolio and Ikanos’ wired

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Qualcomm announces smart gateway chip

Wireless chip major Qualcomm today announced smart gateway system-on-chip (SoC) with support for dual band simultaneous (DBS) transmission and LTE backhaul. The IPQ40x8/x9 SoC, which is sampling

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Broadcom at Broadband World Forum 2015

Chip major Broadcom announced VDSL2 35b and bonding support for two new protocols under development in the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Broadcom made the announcement at


Qualcomm to sell Vuforia business to PTC

Wireless chip major Qualcomm announced its deal to sell its Vuforia business, a developer of augmented reality, to PTC, a provider of technology platforms and solutions. “By leveraging the

Skyworks to acquire PMC for $2 billion in cash

Skyworks Solutions announced its deal to acquire PMC for approximately $2 billion in cash – to boost its analog, RF and mixed signal semiconductor business. Skyworks expects annual revenues of