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Altair Semiconductor chipset

Altair unveils narrowband IoT chipset

Altair Semiconductor, a provider of LTE chipsets, has unveiled the ALT1250, a narrowband CAT-M1 and NB1 (NB-IoT) chipset for the cellular IoT connectivity space. “With...

IoT chipset market size will be $12.9 bn by 2022

The global IoT chipset market size will be $12.9 billion by 2022, according to a report available in Research and Markets. Prominent chipset companies are...
Qualcomm chips for mobile Internet

Qualcomm intros chip for 802.11ax Wi-Fi products

Chipset major Qualcomm Technologies announced IPQ8074 SoC for network infrastructure and QCA6290 solution for client devices on the 802.11ax Wi-Fi standard. Qualcomm Technologies claims that...
Intel semiconductor factory in Arizona

Intel to invest $7 bn in semiconductor factory in Arizona

Intel Corporation announced plans to invest more than $7 billion for a semiconductor factory in Chandler, Arizona, the US. Intel said the new chipset plant...
Semiconductor revenue in 2016

Semiconductor industry sales up 1% to $339 bn in 2016

The semiconductor industry posted sales of $338.9 billion (+1.1 percent) in 2016, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). Semiconductor industry sale was $93 billion (+12.3 percent)...
Qualcomm MSM Chip Shipments forecast for Q1 2017

Qualcomm shows 4% revenue growth in Q1

Wireless chipset major Qualcomm said its revenue increased 4 percent to $6 billion in its fiscal first quarter ended December 25, 2016. Qualcomm’s net income...
Apple iPhone SE targets 4G world

Apple sues chipmaker Qualcomm for $1 bn

The Cupertino, US-based tech giant has sued chip major Qualcomm for nearly $1 billion over royalties. According to media reports, Apple, in a lawsuit on Friday,...
Qualcomm chips for mobile Internet

Qualcomm faces probe by FTC for forcing Apple into chip deal

Wireless chipmaker giant Qualcomm is facing complaints by FTC (Federal Trade Commission of the U.S.) for wrong business practices. Earlier, Qualcomm faced similar issues in...

Qualcomm names Design in India Challenge winners

Chipmaker Qualcomm announced the top three winners -- Carnot Technologies, IFuture Robotics and Uncanny Vision -- of its first edition of the Qualcomm Design...

Qualcomm India appoints Larry Paulson as president

US-based semiconductor giant announced the appointment of Larry Paulson as president of Qualcomm India. Earlier, Sunil Lalvani, a BlackBerry veteran, was the India president of...

BT selects MediaTek’s Adaptive Network technology for Home Wi-Fi

BT has selected MediaTek’s Adaptive Network technology to power its Whole Home Wi-Fi solution for delivering full-coverage wireless connectivity. “As providers of home wireless connectivity, we’re committed...
Qualcomm X16 LTE modem

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 835 mobile platform

Chip manufacturer Qualcomm has introduced its newest mobile platform Snapdragon 835 processor with X16 LTE modem, which will provide high performance and enhanced power...

Intel to buy 15% stake in HERE

Semiconductor giant Intel will buy 15 percent stake in HERE, a provider of digital maps and location-based services, from automobile majors AUDI, BMW and Daimler. Earlier,...

Qualcomm brings noise cancelling technology

Semiconductor giant Qualcomm Technologies announced active noise cancelling (ANC) technology onto its CSR8675 product platform. The world's first Bluetooth audio system-on-chip (SoC) to integrate advanced audio solution...
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Qualcomm comes with new IoT platform and Wi-Fi SON features

Chipset major Qualcomm Technologies today said the Qualcomm Network now comes with new IoT connectivity platform and Wi-Fi SON features. “IoT Connectivity platform and expanded...
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Qualcomm to pay $865 mn penalty for violating law in Korea

US-based semiconductor giant Qualcomm is facing a penalty of $865 million in Korea for allegedly violating Korean competition law. Earlier, Qualcomm faced similar penalty in...



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