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Feb 24, 2018
Samsung to continue partnership with Qualcomm to produce 7 nm chipsets for upcoming fifth-generation networksSamsung and Qualcomm have been maintaining close ties through foundry business in the production of 10 nm and 14 nm technologies.
Feb 20, 2018
Qualcomm's raised offer to buy NXP Semiconductors now has backing from Elliott ManagementQualcomm said it needs to buy a minimum 70 percent of NXP’s outstanding shares, instead of the 80 percent required in the earlier agreement.
Feb 13, 2018
New technology may help scale up memory storage capacityThe team has designed a memory device which is made up of silver, titanium dioxide and fluorine doped Tin oxide (FTO).
Feb 08, 2018
Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee named by South Korean police as a suspect in a $7.5 million tax evasion caseThe investigation into tax evasion harks back to the late payment of 130 billion won in tax in 2011 by Samsung.
Feb 06, 2018
Broadcom submits what it claims to be its 'final' bid to takeover Qualcomm: $121 billionHoping to unseat Qualcomm's entire board, Broadcom raised the stakes a month before Qualcomm's annual shareholder meeting, the New York Times reported.
Feb 05, 2018
Broadcom hopes to raise the Qualcomm Inc acquisition offer to $120 billion: ReportBroadcom also plans to offer Qualcomm a higher-than-usual breakup fee in the event regulators thwart the deal, according to the sources.
Feb 01, 2018
Qualcomm earnings report beats revenue expectations as demand for its chips surgesApple sued Qualcomm last January, accusing it of overcharging for chips and refusing to pay some $1 billion in promised rebates.
Jan 25, 2018
Samsung and Apple have topped the semiconductor chip buyers list in 2017; consume chips worth $81.8 billionSamsung Electronics witnessed a growth of 37.2 percent in the year 2016-17 while Apple grew 27.5 percent in the same period.
Jan 04, 2018
After 26 years, Intel gets toppled by Samsung in the global semiconductor market in 2017: ReportThis is the first time Intel has been toppled since 1992 as worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled to a 22.2 percent increase from 2016.
Jan 02, 2018
Globally semiconductor sales expected to rise in 2018 says financial service company IHS MarkitThe demand for DRAM could hit $84.4 billion, a gain of 16.9 percent from 2017, it said.