Telecom Chips


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

Marvell Technologies

Marvell to cut 17 percent jobs globally

Marvell Technology plans to eliminate 17 percent of its jobs globally as part of downsizing its mobile platform business to save $170 million to $220 million annually. Marvell had a total of

Marvell launches new product portfolio

Marvell launched an enhanced EZ-Connect family of Wireless Microcontroller system-on-chips on Monday. The new products include an expanded software offering and a growing ecosystem of partners

Xiaomi wearables

Broadcom brings new chip for IoT and wearable devices

Broadcom today announced a new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) chip for Internet of Things (IoT) and wearable devices. The Broadcom chip enables devices such as fitness bands to deliver

MediaTek India

MediaTek to buy Richtek Technology

MediaTek announced its plans to buy Richtek Technology. The aim is to strengthen the presence of MediaTek in Internet of Things (IoT) segment. MediaTek plans to acquire 35-51 percent stake