MediaTek's profits drop 12 per cent
Published in News

20 per cent lower than last year

The war with Qualcomm appears to have had its causalities amongst Mediatek's bottom line.

Qualcomm wireless  tech will recharge metal
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WiPower now universal

Qualcomm WiPower will now charge phones with metal cases, breaking a barrier which had prevented wireless charging on more expensive models. 

Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have heat problem
Published in Processors

Its mother had it tested

A research director at IHS Technology has found the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have the same heating problems as the 810.

Analysts think that Intel should buy Qualcomm
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Fudzilla bugs them

The cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street have been mulling over the news that Qualcomm might spin off its chip making business.

Qualcomm mulls break-up and announces staff cuts
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We hate to say we told you so

Chipmaker Qualcomm is considering breaking itself up and firing 4000 people, which is exactly what our source said it would do last week.

We were right -- Qualcomm is laying off staff
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Rest of world catches up

The rest of the world has finally woken up to what we told it a week ago -- Qualcomm is preparing to lay off ten per cent of its staff. 

Qualcomm faces two EU antitrust investigations
Published in Processors

Dirty deeds done dirt cheap

The European Commission has opened two antitrust investigations into Qualcomm's possible abuse of its market dominance of semiconductors.

Qualcomm may lay off around 4,000 people
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To be announced in next conference call

Qualcomm is undergoing major restructuring and one side-effect of the overhaul is that some 4,000 jobs might be slashed. 

Qualcomm and Apple face China syndrome
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Job's Mob melt-down 

It seems that we were right, the Tame Apple Press is preparing the world for a failure in China.

MediaTek kicks Qualcomm right in its basebands
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Helio X10 processor did well

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