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Key developments related to the 3G sector, including HSPA.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/16/2018
The Qualcomm takeover soap opera continues apace, with Qualcomm announcing Friday night that former executive chairman Paul Jacobs will not be re-nominated to the ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/16/2018
Think the Qualcomm acquisition saga is over? Well, think again!
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/14/2018
Broadcom formally dropped its $117 billion bid for Qualcomm this Wednesday morning, after President Trump issued an order blocking the acquisition on "national ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/12/2018
The White House issued an order late Monday blocking Broadcom from acquiring Qualcomm for $117 billion.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/12/2018
Broadcom is speeding up its move back to America, aiming for an April 3 return, as it continues its battle to acquire Qualcomm for $117 billion.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 3/6/2018
The US government is now looking into Broadcom's $117 billion bid to acquire Qualcomm, ordering the chipmaker to postpone its annual stockholders meeting, as the ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/23/2018
Sometimes it feels as if Barcelona's Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the only part of the telecom industry that is growing.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/21/2018
Broadcom has decreased the amount it is offering to pay for Qualcomm, in reaction to the chipmaker raising its bid for NXP.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 2/21/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: CityFibre connects the Granite City; wireless wonders lined up for MWC; Telefónica Deutschland sees losses widen in Q4.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/21/2018
Qualcomm has increased its bid for NXP, the wireless chip company's latest move to stave off the unsolicited US$121 billion takeover bid from Broadcom.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/20/2018
Qualcomm is being urged to continue talking with Broadcom, following an initial meeting between the two companies last week, even though Qualcomm has rejected ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/13/2018
Broadcom now says it only needs to elect six new members, not 11, to Qualcomm's board in its bid to take over the company, as the companies reportedly plan to meet to ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/9/2018
Qualcomm's board has rejected the revised $121 billion bid from Broadcom but has offered to meet with the company to discuss the bid's "serious deficiencies in value ...
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In Facebook Debacle, More Than Zuckerberg to Blame
Larry Loeb, Author, 3/23/2018
Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg are rightly taking a lot of heat from the ...
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Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 3/23/2018
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US Giants Carve Out Role in the Industrial IoT
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AT&T and Verizon are taking different approaches to the Industrial Internet of ...
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