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Qualcomm expands Snapdragon platforms aiming mass markets

Chipset major Qualcomm Technologies announced Qualcomm Snapdragon 632, Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 mobile platforms targeting mass markets such as Africa, Latin...

TSMC to invest $25 bn in 5 nanometer node technology

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC), a supplier to Apple, expects to invest $25 billion in 5 nanometer node technology.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich on job

Intel removes Brian Krzanich as CEO amid huge controversy

Brian Krzanich, chief executive officer of Intel, has resigned after an internal and external investigation found that he violated Intel’s non-fraternization policy following a...
Broadcom aims Qualcomm

Broadcom cuts 1,100 jobs after $5.5 bn Brocade deal

Chipset company Broadcom has cut about 1,100 jobs across its businesses to reduce costs after its merger with Brocade Communications Systems. The Singapore-based chipset maker...
Qualcomm for IoT

China approves Qualcomm-NXP Semiconductors merger deal

Chinese regulators have approved chipset maker Qualcomm’s proposed $44 billion merger deal with NXP Semiconductors, South China Morning Post reported on Thursday. Read the...
KT and 5G aspirations

5G chipset market to reach $2 bn in 2020 and $22 bn by 2026

The 5G chipset market is estimated to reach $2.03 billion in 2020 and $22.41 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 49.2 percent from 2020 to...
Qualcomm for mobile chips

Qualcomm president Cristiano Amon on data center business

Reuters has published an interview with Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon -- focusing on the media reports about the possible exit of the semiconductor company...
pSemi DSAs

pSemi presents innovative solutions at IMS 2018

pSemi Corporation (formerly Peregrine Semiconductor) made two announcements at the international microwave symposium (IMS). The company introduced four digital step attenuator (DSA) portfolios featuring attenuation accuracy at...

Arm sells majority stake in China business for $775 million

Chipset company Arm, a British subsidiary of SoftBank Group, is to sell 51 percent stake in Arm Technology China for $775.2 million to financial...
Qualcomm for IoT

Qualcomm presents Snapdragon 850 mobile platform for Windows 10 PCs

Qualcomm Technologies announced its a joint effort with Samsung Electronics to integrate the Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Mobile Compute Platform, featuring the Snapdragon X20 and Qualcomm AI Engine...
Qualcomm for 5G

Qualcomm asks EU court to scrap $1.2 bn antitrust fine

U.S. chipset company Qualcomm has asked Europe’s second-highest court to scrap $1.2 billion fine levied by European Union antitrust regulators, Reuters reported. The European Commission...
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Apple cuts iPhone power chip orders from Dialog Semiconductor

Dialog Semiconductor said Apple now planned to source the main power management chips (PMICs) for one of its three new iPhone models from two...
MediaTek helio P22 chipset

MediaTek brings Helio P22 chips to take on Qualcomm

MediaTek has launched Helio P22 chips for the mid-market, where Qualcomm is trying to enhance its focus. The company said MediaTek Helio P22 is the first to...
Qualcomm chips for mobile Internet

Qualcomm introduces 5G NR solution targeted for small cells

Qualcomm Technologies introduced a 5G NR solution targeted for small cells and remote radio head deployments (FSM100xx). This small cell product will support 5G NR...
Qualcomm for IoT

Qualcomm chipset with Facebook technology to deliver internet

Qualcomm and Facebook announced a new partnership aimed at delivering cost effective internet connectivity through the development of a multi-node wireless system based on...
Infineon chipset

Infineon to build $1.9 billion chip plant in Austria

Germany’s Infineon Technologies is planning to build a $1.9 billion chip facility in Austria, Reuters reported. Read the latest telecom news



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