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Bloomberg:
Qualcomm has reached a settlement with Taiwan's antitrust regulators that reverses most of a $773M fine levied last year, forgoing the ~$89M it has already paid   —  - Regulators agree to cut $773 million fine by roughly 88%  — Qualcomm pledges to boost investment and build a Taiwan base
Aug 9, 2018, 11:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
According to speed test service Ookla, Apple's iPhone X on average has downloaded data at 29.7 Mbps, well behind Samsung's Galaxy S9 at 38.9 Mbps   —  - Loading speeds have become a key selling point for Samsung  — Qualcomm says its modems produce faster connections for phones
Jul 23, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Chinese court temporarily bans Micron chip sales in the country, with patent ruling in favor of Taiwanese rival UMC   —  A Chinese court temporarily banned Micron Technology Inc. chip sales, cutting the U.S. company off from the world's largest semiconductor market, Taiwanese rival United Microelectronics Corp. said.
Jul 3, 2018, 3:17 PMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Memory chip maker Micron confirms that it is being investigated by Chinese regulators; Samsung and SK Hynix are also reportedly under investigation   —  - Chinese media reports rivals Samsung and SK Hynix also visited  — U.S.-China trade dispute envelops companies on both sides
Jun 1, 2018, 3:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Qualcomm plans to unveil a dedicated system-on-a-chip to power standalone VR and AR headsets, called Snapdragon XR1, as soon as next week   —  - Chipmaker preps launch of Snapdragon XR1 next week at event  — Company is seeking new markets to jump-start revenue growth
May 23, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Source: Qualcomm is exploring whether to shutter or sell its server chip business, a sector that Intel dominates   —  - Company may shut, sell fledgling data-center processor unit  — Chipmaker sought to offer an alternative to Intel's products  —  Qualcomm Inc., the biggest maker …
May 8, 2018, 3:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Qualcomm is cutting ~1,500 jobs, mostly in California, in an effort to cut costs by $1B; the company employs 34K people globally   —  Company to reduce California workforce by about 1,500  —  Management acting in response to shareholder pressure  —  Qualcomm Inc. has begun cutting …
Apr 19, 2018, 10:35 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Facebook is building a team to design its own AI chips, according to job listings and sources, joining a trend among tech giants to lower reliance on chipmakers   —  Social network could use semiconductors for consumer devices  —  Move follows Apple's chip efforts, early work by Google
Apr 19, 2018, 1:00 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple is planning to use its own processors in Macs from 2020, replacing Intel; Intel stock closed down 6.07% yesterday   —  Apple is planning to use its own chips in Mac computers beginning as early as 2020, replacing processors from Intel, according to people familiar with the plans …
Apr 2, 2018, 1:54 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources say Broadcom will formally abandon its attempt to acquire Qualcomm in an announcement on Wednesday   —  Broadcom Ltd. will formally abandon its attempt to acquire rival chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. after U.S. President Donald Trump blocked the deal citing national security risks, according to people familiar with its plans.
Mar 13, 2018, 9:55 PMIn context

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