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Broadcom May Increase Bid For Qualcomm

11/23/2017, Broadcom made an unsolicited $130 billion bid to acquire Qualcomm earlier this month. The company hasn’t put itself up for sale but Broadcom went ahead and bid $70 per share for the company anyway. Qualcomm took a few days to respond and ended up...

Qualcomm Reportedly Planning To Reject Broadcom’s Takeover Bid

11/13/2017, Earlier this month there were reports that Qualcomm could be acquired, and just last week it was confirmed that Broadcom would be the company looking to takeover the company in which they have made a bid for Qualcomm worth a whopping $130 billion. Now...

Broadcom Bids $130 Billion For Qualcomm

11/06/2017, It was reported over the weekend that component manufacturer Broadcom was thinking about making a bid for Qualcomm. The latter hasn’t put itself up for sale so any bid that it proposed would be an unsolicited one. That’s precisely what the...

Qualcomm Might Be Bought For $100 Billion

11/05/2017, Component manufacturer Broadcom is reportedly interested in acquiring Qualcomm, a major player in the semiconductor industry. According to reports, Broadcom is considering a bit of more than $100 billion for Qualcomm. If a deal is reached, it would be one...

Broadcom Forging Ahead With 300 Mbps Cat6 LTE

02/18/2014, Broadcom has recently demonstrated that its smartphone modem can communicate with a “live” 300 Mbps LTE commercial network. Although demonstrations using a similar technology have been done in the past, Broadcom says that it is the first to do so on a...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Launching With 5G Wifi [Rumor]

02/18/2013, For all Samsung Galaxy S4 enthusiasts, here’s a new rumor regarding the Wifi capability of the device. The S4 is rumored to have 802.11ac WiFi technology, also known as 5G Wifi. 5G Wifi is pretty fast, with speeds comparable to wired connection. The...

Google Announces WebM Video Format At Google I/O

05/19/2010, When Google purchased a company called On2 a while back, many folks expected the search engine giant to open-source the VP8 video codec that came bundled with the company. Seems like those predictions were true, as Google has announced its new format...

Broadcom Crystal HD Card Not Detected In The Asus Eee PC 1005PR

05/12/2010, While the Asus Eee PC 1005PR is a pretty nice netbook from Asus, one of its main selling points would have to be the built-in Broadcom Crystal HD card, allowing you to playback HD videos. The thing is, many users who received this netbook were unable to...