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Ian King / Bloomberg:
Sources: Microsoft to use chips from Xilinx for more than half of the co-processors used on Azure servers, which previously used Intel chips exclusively   —  - Programable chips used to speed up servers in data centers  — Once niche semiconductor finding a broader set of uses
Oct 30, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Sources shed light on how Qualcomm's nascent server chip unit withered amid Broadcom takeover saga that resulted in cost cuts and key executive departures   —  - Nascent server chip unit whithered amid dealmaking, cost cuts  — SoftBank-backed management buyout is said to have fizzled
Sep 23, 2018, 12:15 AMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Sources: Intel's CEO search looks to outsiders in a break with tradition as ex-CFO Stacy Smith is uninterested; interviews with board have not yet started   —  - Process yet to start formal interviews with board members  — Former CFO Smith is said not to be interested in returning
Sep 4, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
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

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