MediaTek kicks Qualcomm right in its basebands
Published in Mobiles


Helio X10 processor did well

MediaTek is giving the US chipmaker Qualcomm a run for its money in the LTE Baseband Market.

Qualcomm will not be doing the splits
Published in News


Chuck that idea out the window

US chipmaker Qualcomm has told the world that it will not be dumping its "essentially useless chip making" business.

Intrinsyc taps Qualcomm's 64-bit, Snapdragon
Published in Processors


Wearable Snapdragons 

Intrinsyc has expanded its range of Qualcomm Snapdragon-based Open-Q computer-on-modules by opening the 64-bit functions of the Snapdragon 410.

One Web, Virgin and Qualcomm to build 900 internet satellites
Published in News


Airbus wins the contract

Airbus is to design and build about 900 satellites for the privately owned OneWeb which plans to offer high-speed, space-based Internet access to billions of people worldwide.

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 gets a customer
Published in Processors


Xiaomi not worried by the fire breathing dragon rumours

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm whose Snapdragon 810 which has not been doing so well when it comes to customers, or heating has found a customer for its 820 model.

Chipmakers headed for consolidation
Published in Processors


Internet of things wakes up Credit Suisse

The Internet of Things could do some rather important things for big chipmakers, according to a leading finance outfit.

Qualcomm sells Spectrum
Published in News


Captain Scarlet to take voluntary redundancy

Chipmaker Qualcomm has flogged off a chunk of the l-Band spectrum it has in Britain.

Qualcomm has a 64-core ARM server processor
Published in Processors


Hydra is the codename

Qualcomm has been working on a new server solution and it looks like that this roadmap will not simply use CPU cores found in Snapdragon mobile processors.

Qualcomm and Allwinner teaming up for LTE tablets
Published in Processors


Another Chinese marriage of convenience

Chipmakers Qualcomm and Allwinner are teaming up to develop and market affordable LTE tablet platforms for the Chinese market.

Qualcomm is becoming too dependent on Apple and Samsung
Published in Processors


If Apple sneezes Qualcomm catches cold 

Qualcomm is becoming too dependent on Apple and Samung and could be vulnerable if either swaps to different chipmakers.