Qualcomm sues Apple again
Published in Processors
Friday, 03 November 2017 11:14

Qualcomm sues Apple again


Claims it helped Intel


Qualcomm has sued Apple claiming that it violated a software licence contract to benefit rival chipmaker Intel for making broadband modems.

Apple continues to pay Qualcomm if it drops its modem
Published in Mobiles


Licensing still on

There was a lot of noise about the recent news that Apple might skip the Qualcomm modem hardware for its 2018 phones, but even if they make this decision, QTL (Qualcomm licensing) will still get money from Apple.

Razer launches the Razer Phone
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 01 November 2017 23:52

Razer launches the Razer Phone


5.7-inch 120Hz IGZO screen, Snapdragon 835, THX and more

After endless rumors and leaks, Razer has now officially announced the Razer Phone at a special event in London.

HMD unveils new entry-level Nokia 2 smartphone
Published in Mobiles


A 5-incher with Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 SoC

HMD has officially announced its entry-level Nokia 2 smartphone which will have a 5-inch HD screen and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 212 SoC with 1GB of RAM.

Apple to purge Qualcomm from iPhone
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 31 October 2017 11:39

Apple to purge Qualcomm from iPhone


Punishment for not doing what it was told

The fruity cargo cult Apple is unleashing its revenge on Qualcomm for not doing what it is told and allow Jobs' Mob to pay what it likes for its chips.

Qualcomm snaps up chief branding lady from Intel
Published in Processors


Penny Baldwin is the new CMO

Qualcomm announced late last week that it hired Penny Baldwin to join it as the senior vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO). Penny’s last job was the VP, General Manager, Global Brand Management, Partner and New Technology Group Marketing at Intel.

Qualcomm pushes Gigabit 4G beyond 1.2 Gbps
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 11:49

Qualcomm pushes Gigabit 4G beyond 1.2 Gbps


Exclusive: Confirmed by Cristiano Amon and Alex Katouzian

Top Qualcomm executives have confirmed that the chipmaker is working out ways to take 4G beyond Snapdragon X20 speeds of 1.2Gbps.

Qualcomm gets Taiwan Ministry of Economic Affairs’ backing
Published in News


Concern over how the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission handled fine

Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs’ has come down heavily against the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission in the Qualcomm anti-trust case.

Qualcomm routers with 802.11 ax in 2018
Published in Network
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 04:23

Qualcomm routers with 802.11 ax in 2018


Confirmed by the Qualcomm’s SVP of connectivity

Qualcomm's Connectivity bloke Rahul Patel claims that the next big thing when it comes to Wireless will be 802.11 ax SVP and we can expect Qualcomm powered 802.11ax routers to appear in 2018.

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 636 SoC
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 17 October 2017 21:29

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 636 SoC


Support for FHD+ displays and Quick Charge 4

At its 4G/5G Summit, currently held in Hong Kong, Qualcomm also unveiled its newest Snapdragon 636 SoC, a mid-range chipset with octa-core Kryo 260 CPU part, Adreno 509 GPU, support for FHD+ displays, X12 LTE modem and Quick Charge 4.