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Apple’s 2018 iPhones Expected To Feature Faster Baseband Chips

11/18/2017, Apple tends to source from multiple suppliers for their components, and for the iPhone’s modem, it is no different as Intel and Qualcomm are the companies supplying Apple with the hardware. That is expected to be the same even in 2018, although KGI...

Qualcomm Officially Rejects $130 Billion Broadcom Bid

11/13/2017, You might have heard that Broadcom recently bid $130 billion to acquire Qualcomm. It was an unsolicited offer as Qualcomm has not offered itself for sale. Broadcom argued that this deal is compelling for the stakeholders and stockholders of both...

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...

670+ Mbps Smartphone Speed, Demonstrated by T-Mobile

11/10/2017, In San Jose, California, T-Mobile and Qualcomm jointly announced that T-Mobile users across hundreds of markets would see their maximum broadband speed climb, thanks to the roll out of a combination of technologies from both companies. The high-speed...

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...

Mobile VR Powered Healthcare: Qualcomm’s Vision

10/26/2017, We met with Leilani DeLeon from Qualcomm’s VR team to discuss an interesting topic: how the Snapdragon Virtual Reality (VR) platform could improve healthcare. Better Healthcare is a topic that could affect any of us, and with literally “life and...

Pixel 2 Snapdragon 836 Processor Ruled Out

09/05/2017, There have been a lot of rumors about Google’s upcoming Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones. Some have suggested that they might be the first smartphones to run on Qualcomm’s as yet unannounced Snapdragon 836 processor. A new report to the...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 Specs Rumored

08/30/2017, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 660 processor earlier this year in May. It’s gradually making its way into more mid-range smartphones. A new rumor out of China brings us the purported technical specifications of the Snapdragon 660’s...

Verizon Hits 1.07Gbps LTE Record

08/22/2017, There no doubt that mobile data speeds will be significantly faster than they are today. Carriers and network equipment companies are working hard to provide gigabit-standard speeds for mobile devices. To that end, Verizon, Ericsson, and Qualcomm have...

Samsung Reportedly Has Dibs On Snapdragon 845 Chip for Galaxy S9

08/21/2017, Samsung manufactures Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chip that powers most Android smartphones this year. Samsung might be inked a deal with Qualcomm to get all the available volume early on. That meant that the Galaxy S8 was the first major flagship on...