EU accuses Qualcomm of using market power to hinder rivals

EU accuses Qualcomm of using market power to hinder rivals

European Union antitrust regulators charged Qualcomm on Tuesday with abusing its market power to thwart rivals, putting the world`s number one mobile chipset maker at risk of a hefty fine.

 

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Qualcomm to invest $150 mn in Indian startups

Qualcomm to invest $150 mn in Indian startups

US-based chip maker Qualcomm on Sunday said it would invest up to $150 million (Rs.9.8 billion) in Indian startups via a venture fund after Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top tech honchos in the Silicon Valley during his US visit.

New smart chip to nail errant apps

 With so many studies out about creepy apps, you are not sure which apps to download and which to avoid? That dilemma would be gone soon thanks to a new chip.

Qualcomm sells UK spectrum rights to Vodafone and CK Hutchison

Qualcomm in June announced that it was putting a chunk of spectrum up for sale in Britain, which could appeal to mobile operators grappling with demand for Internet access.

Qualcomm appoints Sunil Lalvani as President of India ops

He succeeds Avneesh Agrawal, senior vice-president and president of Qualcomm India and South Asia.

Qualcomm appoints Sunil Lalvani as President of India ops

He succeeds Avneesh Agrawal, senior vice-president and president of Qualcomm India and South Asia.

Qualcomm's potential break-up could lead to courtship with Intel

Intel Corp is the best suitor for Qualcomm Inc`s chip unit, if the maker of Snapdragon mobile processors decides to break itself up.

Qualcomm to cut 15% jobs, raise resources in lower-cost regions

Mobile chip maker Qualcomm has announced a massive restructuring plan that will see the company slashing 15 percent of its global head count and eliminating about USD 1.4 billion in spending as it looks to increase resources in "lower-cost regions".

Qualcomm to cut 4,500 jobs, may split itself up

Qualcomm shares fell 1.8 percent to $63.05 in after-market trading on Wednesday. The stock has lost a fifth of its value in a year.

Qualcomm may consider breakup: Report

The company has been under pressure from hedge fund Jana Partners to spin off its chip business from its highly profitable patent-licensing business.

Qualcomm preparing to layoff as many as several thousand employees: Tech website

Qualcomm Inc is preparing to layoff as many as several thousand employees, tech website The Information reported on Monday.

Daimler and Qualcomm to develop in-car tech, wireless charging

Carmaker Daimler on Saturday announced a partnership with mobile technologies company Qualcomm Inc. to explore wireless recharging of mobile phones in cars as well as recharging of electric cars without cables.

EU antitrust regulators not probing Qualcomm licensing deals: Source

European Union antitrust regulators are not investigating U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm on its patent licensing deals, an EU source said on Thursday, refuting media reports saying the issue was on the European Commission`s radar.

South Korea says to cooperate with Europe, US on Qualcomm probe

South Korea`s antitrust body said on Wednesday it would cooperate with counterparts in Europe and the United States as part of the regulator`s investigation into US chip maker Qualcomm Inc .

Qualcomm to tap Samsung to make new mobile processors: Report

Samsung and Qualcomm declined to comment on Re/code`s report. The report, dated April 20, did not say whether Qualcomm was looking at other manufacturers for the 820 processor besides Samsung. 

China firm seeks $100 bn from Qualcomm

The claims from Shanghai-based Genitop Research come after Beijing fined the US firm nearly a billion dollars for monopoly offences.