NAIROBIDAILYNEWS.COM: Latest News 08:39 2019-06-12

LG Elec's 5G phones in doubt as chip deal with Qualcomm set to expire

Sales of LG Electronics Inc's new 5G smartphone looked uncertain on Wednesday after the firm said it was unable to narrow differences with Qualcomm Inc to renew a chip license deal that is due to expi...

LG Elec's 5G phones in doubt as chip deal with Qualcomm set to expire

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LG's 5G Phones in Doubt as Chip Deal With Qualcomm Set to Expire LG's new 5G smartphone looked uncertain on Wednesday after the firm said it was unable to narrow differences with Qualcomm to renew a chip licence deal that is due to expire this month....
12:52 2019-06-12

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Chip-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics Inc., helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
15:52 2019-08-20

Vietnam's Vingroup in deal with Fujitsu unit, Qualcomm to make 5G phones Vingroup JSC, Vietnam's biggest-listed firm by market value, said on Friday it had signed a deal with Qualcomm and a unit of Japan's Fujitsu Ltd to produce 5G smartphones in the country....
07:13 2019-06-28

MediaTek aims to take on Qualcomm with new 5G chip Taiwan-based chip supplier MediaTek Inc on Wednesday released a new 5G chip for fast, high-end smartphones that aims to take on much larger rival Qualcomm Inc....
12:00 2019-05-29

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 Plus chip is built for gaming and VR Qualcomm is shaking up its once-a-year approach to updating its flagship mobile processor, and it could be good news for Android phone fans who crave raw performance. The chip maker has introduced an upgraded Snapdragon 855 Plus that wrings extra per......
21:00 2019-07-15

MediaTek challenges Qualcomm with premium 5G chip MediaTek has announced a 5G processor at Computex in Taiwan that it hopes will allow it to challenge Qualcomm’s supremacy in the premium smartphone market.The new 7nm System-on-a-Chip (SoC) is based on Arm’s Cortex-A77 CPU and Mali-G77 GPU designs and includes MediaTek’s own 5G ...
20:26 2019-05-29

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Becomes First Mobile Chip to Get BSI Certification Qualcomm has won certification from Germany's cyber watchdog for a next generation chip that boosts the security of smartphones, as applications such as mobile payments become increasingly prevalent....
23:26 2019-06-27

MediaTek's New 5G-Ready Chip Is Exactly the Kind of Competition Qualcomm Needs We’re still in the early days of 5G, but if you take a quick look around the smartphone world, it’s clear Qualcomm has gotten a head start when compared to other chipmakers. Nearly every 5G phone on the market today is powered by a Qualcomm modem, and while Qualcomm recently got slapped for violatin...
12:52 2019-05-29

Qualcomm made a headset to remind the world it has an AR chip Last year, Qualcomm unveiled the Snapdragon XR1 chip just for virtual reality devices, but so far, we haven't seen any headsets built to use it. Now, for Augmented World Expo, the company has released its own "Smart Viewer Reference Design" headset i......
18:00 2019-05-29

Qualcomm might be able to continue its anticompetitive chip selling policies Last month, Judge Lucy Koh finally issued a ruling in a case that could force Qualcomm to change the way it does business. The case, known as the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) v. Qualcomm was originally heard during a ten-day period at the beginning of this year. With no jury seated, the FTC essent...
04:39 2019-06-03

Qualcomm Bumps Top Smartphone Chip in Preparation for Fall Typically, Qualcomm only releases one flagship chip per year. Take for example the company’s current top-spec processor: the Snapdragon 855. After getting announced late last year, it found its way into actual consumer devices earlier this spring, first on the Galaxy S10, and then on pretty much eve...
16:39 2019-07-15

Samsung re-Arms Galaxy Book S laptop with Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx chip Samsung continues its fascination with Arm-based SOCs for its laptops, with the latest Snapdragon technology designed to boost performance while retaining its promise of always-on connectivity and 23 hours of battery life....
18:00 2019-08-11

Qualcomm and Intel comply with the White House ban, cut chip supplies to Huawei As if the maker of the world's most popular mobile operating system cutting you off wasn't unpleasant enough for Huawei, US chip makers will also be forced to do so, or risk the wrath of the current White House administration.Qualcomm, the maker of all things Snapdragon and 4G/5G modems, as well as ...
17:26 2019-05-21

Qualcomm, Samsung and Intel have invested in a company that can speed up custom chip design Last month, when U.K. chip design firm ARM Holdings announced that it was cutting ties with Huawei (the company includes some U.S. technology in its designs), it put the spotlight on a company that normally gets very little notoriety from the mainstream media. ARM's architecture (aka instruction set...
04:39 2019-06-09

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 215 CPU brings modern features to budget phones It's high time modern features like dual cameras, longer aspect ratio displays and VoLTE calling to sub-$100 phones and with Qualcomm's latest chipset, they just might real soon. The new Snapdragon 215 is meant to power phones that cost between $60 a......
15:00 2019-07-09

ARM's latest chip designs promise 60 percent faster AI on phones ARM isn't boasting about PC-crushing performance like it did in 2018, but it still has plenty of swagger going into Computex 2019. The designer has unveiled two new chip architectures that promise giant strides in performance, especially for AI. Th......
07:00 2019-05-27

Qualcomm strikes new licensing deal with LG Qualcomm Inc said on Tuesday that it has entered into a new five-year patent license agreement with LG Electronics Inc to develop, manufacture and sell 3G, 4G and 5G smartphones....
14:39 2019-08-20

Disaster deal very much in doubt as recess looms Any hope of a long-awaited deal on disaster funding began to slip away Wednesday evening as talks stalled just before both chambers plan to leave for the Memorial Day recess.Congressional negotiators remain stuck on a slew of immigration-related provisions in the package, lowering expectations of a ...
04:00 2019-05-23

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
21:52 2019-08-20

Singer slashes $2 billion bid for QEP, throwing deal into doubt Yet another bold buyout engineered by Paul Singer is in danger of fizzling. The hard-charging billionaire’s activist hedge fund Elliott Management has slashed the price of its takeover bid for energy company QEP Resources, throwing the $2 billion deal into doubt, The Post has learned. Elliott — famo...
23:26 2019-07-18

US-China Trade Deal In Doubt, Trump Says US "Not Ready" President Donald Trump cast more doubt on chances for a trade deal with Beijing on Friday, signaling he might cancel talks set for September amid an intensifying US-China trade war....
23:13 2019-08-09

Qualcomm and LG make patent license deal, but 5G market impact is unclear The U.S. mobile chipmaker has reached a deal with one of its key customers to continue supplying smartphones, but the broader impact on 5G chips is unclear.Read More...
08:13 2019-08-21

Everything You Can Do With Your Airline Miles Before They Expire The expiration dates for airline points and miles vary as much as the rules for earning them in the first place. Many last just 18 months from the time you earned those miles, some last as long as 10 years, and some don’t expire ever....
22:00 2019-07-16

Trade War Has Damaged U.S. Chip Industry in Ways a Deal May Never Fix Beyond the current financial hit, American producers fear Chinese companies will strengthen domestic manufacturing and switch to other foreign suppliers they consider more dependable....
23:00 2019-06-27

El Salvador says it was 'bargaining chip' in Mexico's migration deal with U.S. El Salvador's vice president on Tuesday accused Mexico of leaving Central America out of talks with the United States over measures to stem the flow of migrants headed north, and using the region as a negotiating tool to reach a deal....
06:39 2019-06-12

For the Warriors, a Lack of Doubt Should Create Some Doubt This N.B.A. season has been treated as a foregone conclusion, but Golden State will not want to get too comfortable against Kawhi Leonard and his loaded Toronto Raptors....
15:26 2019-05-29

Deal: Samsung's Galaxy S10 phones are up to $200 off with activation on any major carrier If you're in need of a Galaxy S10 smartphone and you don't plan to buy it unlocked, Samsung has a new offer for you. The company is currently taking up to $200 off most of its Galaxy S10 models* when they're purchased on any major US carrier: Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, or Sprint. In case you're wonder...
00:39 2019-05-29

All Motorola Moto G7 phones are on sale again, new Moto G6 deal available too Earlier this week, in a 4-day promotional sale, Motorola Mobility allowed US customers to buy any of its Moto G7 smartphones at discounted prices. That particular sale expired on June 8, but we're happy to inform you that Motorola just unveiled a similar promotional offer that's available from today...
03:00 2019-06-10

Red Sox 2B Pedroia put on 60-day IL, future in doubt BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia will take an “indefinite leave” in his long struggle to recover from knee trouble, putting in doubt whether he’ll ever play again in the majors. Boston put the longtime star on the 60-day injured list Monday. The 35-year-old Pedro...
20:26 2019-05-27

Doubt him all you want, but Jack Hughes really is that good Dig all you want, but the dirt that comes up on Jack Hughes is clean. The 18-year-old American center who is expected to go No. 1 to the Devils in the first round of the NHL draft Friday in Vancouver has been defined by his poise in the spotlight. He has been considered the most......
07:39 2019-06-20

Team Katusha's future in doubt With the Tour de France in full swing, Team Katusha have informed their riders that they can look for new employers. With the team battling for survival, the staff's futures remain uncertain....
00:52 2019-07-11

| Pregnancy puts Ashton's RWC in doubt Chris Ashton has all but ended his hopes of playing at this year's Rugby World Cup in Japan by withdrawing from England's training squad due to his wife's pregnancy....
03:52 2019-06-24

Qualcomm Needs a House Divided In seeking to overturn a federal judge’s ruling in a case brought by the Federal Trade Commission, Qualcomm has marshaled the support of other branches of the federal government. Winning that stay has become rather important for the chip maker....
15:13 2019-07-22

Qualcomm readies for a 5G future With 5G now poised for release across the UK, the use cases for the next-generation networks are beginning to be realised in full flow.Qualcomm has been heavily involved in 5G for many years, with its role as probably the world’s leading chipmaker putting it in pole position to take advantage...
18:13 2019-06-14

Woodstock 50 in doubt, organizers say they're still in talks with new venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue....
14:26 2019-06-11

Safety of many sunscreen ingredients is in doubt – should we worry? The US body that regulates sunscreen has declared that 12 of the 16 popular active ingredients might not actually be safe. Here's what you need to know...
19:52 2019-07-24

Paper Round: De Gea's United future still in doubt "David de Gea could leave Manchester United, Chelsea want Ben Chilwell, Liverpool will ignore the domestic cups and men arrested near Mesut Ozil\u0027s house."...
10:13 2019-08-11

Ellis never in doubt USA would break through dogged Dutch "Jill Ellis was always confident her team would break down the Netherlands in the women\u0027s World Cup final, despite the European champions holding out for an hour of play."...
22:52 2019-07-07

Woodstock 50 in doubt but organizers say in talks with venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue...
03:26 2019-06-11

| Hurt Hartley ruled out, leaving RWC in doubt Dylan Hartley's chances of a place in England's Rugby World Cup squad were further hurt when he was ruled out of this weekend's English Premiership semi-finals....
08:52 2019-05-23

| Key Crusaders duo in doubt for Super Rugby final The Crusaders are sweating on the fitness of Scott Barrett and Ryan Crotty after they were forced off during their Super Rugby semi-final against the Hurricanes....
22:00 2019-06-29

Intel and Qualcomm lobby against Huawei ban While coverage surrounding the US government's Huawei ban has focused primarily on how the Chinese tech giant will be affected, it's worth remembering that the company's US suppliers also stand to lose a great deal of money in the fallout of President Trump's executive order. ...
06:26 2019-06-17

Judge: Qualcomm violated antitrust law Qualcomm used its market dominance to illegally squeeze excessive licensing fees out of phone manufacturers, a federal judge in California ruled, delivering a major jolt to the critical components market for next-generation smartphones....
00:26 2019-05-23

Qualcomm Hit by Second Antitrust Fine in Europe The EU is imposing a $272 million fine on Qualcomm, its second penalty on the chip maker in 18 months, and its latest move targeting top U.S. tech companies for breaching antitrust rules....
13:01 2019-07-18

How Qualcomm is ushering in the age of edge computing As the cloud computing age approaches an end, developers are seeing the major benefits of moving from centralized computing processes to decentralized ones.Read More...
04:39 2019-06-20

Cramer: The market is giving Boeing the benefit of the doubt CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" discusses Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg's latest comments on the Ethiopian Airlines crash and what he plans for the company going forward....
21:52 2019-05-30

M&S clothing chief Jill McDonald's future in doubt The future of Marks & Spencer's clothing chief has been thrown into doubt amid suggestions that she may be on the verge of leaving the company after less than two years....
02:39 2019-07-11

Del Potro in doubt for Wimbledon after injury at Queen's Juan Martin del Potro could be in doubt for Wimbledon after withdrawing from the Queen's Club grass-court event because of a right knee injury       ...
23:13 2019-06-19

Trump creates doubt over use of U.S. force to protect Gulf oil U.S. President Donald Trump said he was prepared to take military action to stop Tehran from getting a nuclear bomb but left open whether he would back the use of force to protect Gulf oil supplies that Washington fears may be under threat by Iran....
20:52 2019-06-18

Jared Kushner expresses doubt that Palestinians can self-govern White House senior adviser says he hopes Palestinians will become ‘capable of governing’ and denies Trump is racist in rare interviewWhite House senior adviser Jared Kushner has expressed uncertainty over the ability of Palestinians to self-govern, in a rare television interview broadcast on Sunday ...
04:26 2019-06-03

Zimbabwe’s participation in World T20 qualifiers in doubt after ICC suspension • Zimbabwe suspended over concerns of ‘political interference’• ICC also approve concussion replacements at board meetingZimbabwe’s participation in the upcoming World T20 qualifiers is in doubt after the International Cricket Council (ICC) suspended their membership.At an ICC board meeting in Londo...
23:00 2019-07-18

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\u0027s Italian Open final."...
10:52 2019-05-23

Sarri diagnosed with pneumonia, in doubt for season opener Newly appointed Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has been diagnosed with pneumonia and is likely to miss the Serie A champion's opening game of the season....
00:13 2019-08-21

Critics cast doubt on CEO pledge to downgrade shareholders Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerful business lobbying group, led by JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, changed its definition of the purpose of a corporation Monday by giving ...
03:26 2019-08-21

Binotto: No doubt Vettel is fully committed to Ferrari and F1 Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto believes there is no doubt that Sebastian Vettel is "fully committed" to a future in Formula 1 with the Italian team...
15:00 2019-07-13

‘It’s crazy’: Adrián a doubt for Liverpool after being injured by celebrating fan • ‘How can something like this happen,’ says Klopp• Keeper has swollen ankle after incident at Super Cup finalLiverpool’s goalkeeping problems have intensified in bizarre circumstances after a pitch invader injured Adrián’s ankle during the Uefa Super Cup final celebrations.The supporter ran on to t...
15:00 2019-08-16

Cummings say there is 'no doubt' Trump is racist following controversy over tweets House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said Sunday that he has “no doubt” that President Trump is racist amid the ongoing controversy surrounding the president’s tweets about four congresswomen....
17:13 2019-07-21

Jos Buttler a doubt for West Indies after he injures hip hitting six • Jonny Bairstow takes over gloves against Bangladesh• Eoin Morgan says Jason Roy may have Test futureEoin Morgan moved to play down fears over Jos Buttler’s fitness but admitted his vice-captain will not be risked against West Indies on Friday if there is any doubt.Buttler suffered a hip injury whe...
22:26 2019-06-08

De Gea's Spain future in doubt as Kepa class impresses "Assistant coach Robert Moreno said Spain’s performance had gone to plan as their flawless Euro 2020 qualifying campaign continued with a 3-0 win over Sweden."...
14:13 2019-06-11

BMW CEO's future in doubt as board tensions emerge, report says Some BMW supervisory board members are raising questions over whether Harald Krueger is the right choice to lead the company and will discuss the CEO’s second-term prospects in the coming weeks, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg....
21:52 2019-05-21

Opinion: Jay-Z deserves the benefit of the doubt as he joins forces with the NFL Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z deserves some time to show what he can accomplish on the league's social-justice front in his Roc Nation partnership with the NFL.       ...
03:26 2019-08-18

U.S. risks falling behind China on robocars, Qualcomm says China’s plan to standardize the use of 5G for vehicles to talk to each other could lead to the U.S. falling behind in the commercialization of self-driving cars, according to Qualcomm Inc....
22:13 2019-08-01

Qualcomm and Intel want the US government to reconsider its Huawei ban While some of Huawei's biggest US-based business partners, including Google, Qualcomm, and Intel, have been quick to confirm every intention to comply with any and all restrictions imposed by the Trump administration, it seems these same companies are trying to convince the powers that be that a ban...
13:13 2019-06-17

Ookla: Early U.S. 5G is up to 7.5 times faster than 4G with Qualcomm’s X50 The maker of Speedtest tools for network testing says that it's seeing factor-controlled improvements in the 7.5 times range for 5G over 4G.Read More...
04:39 2019-08-15

Qualcomm and Lenovo reveal the first Snapdragon-powered 5G PC Qualcomm announced during its Computex press conference today that it will launch the first Snapdragon-powered 5G PC with Lenovo. The two companies describe the PC, called Project Limitless, as “the world’s first 7nm platform purpose-built for PCs that offers 5G connectivity.” Qualcomm and Lenovo ...
14:39 2019-05-27

Qualcomm Shares Hit by Ruling on Antitrust Violation Qualcomm unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to exact excessive licensing fees, a judge ruled in a decision that could shake up the smartphone industry. Qualcomm shares fell more than 10%....
21:52 2019-05-22

EU Fines Qualcomm for Second Time Over Market Abuse The EU hit US chipmaking giant Qualcomm with an antitrust fine of 242 million euros ($271 billion) Thursday, in another blow against a tech titan that is fighting competition battles in Asia and the......
18:13 2019-07-18

Qualcomm exec doubles down on the power of 5G and AI at the edge Dev Singh, Qualcomm's Head of Robotics, believes that 5G is the connective fabric that’s going to radically change the landscape for AI at the edge.Read More...
06:13 2019-08-01

Qualcomm Faces Legal, Chinese Headwinds Qualcomm is poised to report a year-over-year revenue slump and lower earnings. Investors will look for updates on the chip maker’s Federal Trade Commission case, China trade and 5G phones....
18:13 2019-07-31

Factbox: Qualcomm's 'obstinance' needs monitoring - judge Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judge ruled, a decision that could force the company to overhaul its business practices....
20:39 2019-05-22

Qualcomm revenues drop due to China difficulties Qualcomm revenues fell by 13 per cent year-on-year to $4.9 billion during the third quarter of 2019, with struggles in China named as the main culprit.In particular, the company suffered from Huawei’s gains in its home market. Qualcomm is a major supplier for the likes of Xiaomi and Oppo, but...
13:39 2019-08-01

FTC Shows No Mercy to Qualcomm in Antitrust Ruling While Qualcomm may have chalked up a big win in settling its global feud with Apple, it didn’t fare quite as well against the Federal Trade Commission. Late Tuesday, Judge Lucy H. Koh ruled that Qualcomm had violated antitrust laws, charged high royalties for its patents, and ordered Qualcomm submit...
19:13 2019-05-22

Supreme Court Leaves Census Question on Citizenship in Doubt In a setback for the Trump administration, the court said the reason for adding the question was inadequate. Government experts said adding the question could suppress participation among immigrants....
22:26 2019-06-27

Chelsea's Kante a doubt for Europa League final - reports "Chelsea midfielder N\u0027Golo Kante is a doubt for Wednesday\u0027s Europa League final against Arsenal in Baku after sustaining a knee injury in training over the weekend, according to British media reports."...
12:00 2019-05-27

Hirscher future remains in doubt despite being named in Austria squad "The future of defending Alpine Skiing World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher remains in doubt despite being named in Austria’s squad for the 2019/20 season."...
22:39 2019-05-28

Knee injury puts Cal Crutchlow in doubt for Sachsenring MotoGP LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow has revealed he suffered a fracture in his right knee after slipping and falling from his bicycle ahead of MotoGP's German Grand Prix this weekend...
04:00 2019-07-05

Homer’s Iliad Casts Doubt on the Aegean Location of Troy Historian Bernard Jones has spent more than three decades researching the ‘Story of Troy’ and he maintains that Homer’s Iliad is the greatest reference work on the Bronze Age world. ...
14:39 2019-05-21

Maurizio Sarri diagnosed with pneumonia, in doubt for season opener Newly appointed Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has been diagnosed with pneumonia and is likely to miss the Serie A champion's opening game of the season....
15:52 2019-08-20

Billy Bragg claims it is 'beyond doubt' that Morrissey is spreading far-right ideas Bragg also calls out the Killers’ Brandon Flowers for describing the former Smiths frontman as ‘a king’ despite controversiesBilly Bragg has condemned Morrissey for sharing a video from a YouTube channel that argued that the British establishment is using Stormzy to promote multiculturalism at the e...
19:26 2019-07-08

China Said It Closed Muslim Detention Camps. There’s Reason to Doubt That. Seven days of reporting in the Xinjiang region undermine the government’s claim that it’s winding down its network of indoctrination centers. ‘Graduates’ are still being churned out....
07:39 2019-08-10

Jeff Bezos Is Promising the Moon — But There Are Plenty of Reasons to Doubt Him You may not have given a lot of thought to your plans for 2024, but more and more people in the space business have. For reasons not entirely clear, 2024 has become the big year for big promises. The trend started in 2017 with SpaceX founder Elon Musk, who stunned an international astronomy conferen...
14:52 2019-05-21

Many college students doubt they'll be able to pay off their student loans – ever At a time when college students are billions of dollars in debt, many doubt they'll ever be able to pay back what they've borrowed on time or in full.        ...
11:26 2019-05-29

Hentai Sites Go To War, Leaving Animated Porn's Future In Doubt A transfer of power at the internet’s biggest free anime porn site was supposed to finally make its copyright-infringing operations more legit. Instead, the takeover of Hentai Haven has spurred a civil war within the hentai community....
06:52 2019-07-09

Jarrett Allen’s summer league availability for Nets is in doubt LAS VEGAS — As a third-year pro and incumbent starter, it was surprising that Jarrett Allen was even on the Nets’ summer league roster, and unlikely he was going to play all that much. It may have gotten even more unlikely, as he sustained a right thumb injury in the first full day of practice.......
08:26 2019-07-05

Usman Khawaja out of World Cup with Marcus Stoinis a doubt for Australia Matthew Wade to replace batsman for semi-finalMitch Marsh called up as potential cover for StoinisUsman Khawaja has been ruled out of the rest of the World Cup by the hamstring strain he suffered during Australia’s loss to South Africa, head coach Justin Langer has confirmed.Matthew Wade has been na...
16:00 2019-07-07

Disney CEO: ‘I rather doubt we will’ film in Georgia if new abortion law takes effect Bob Iger on Georgia's new abortion law: "I think many people who work for us will not want to work there, and we will have to heed their wishes in that regard."...
04:00 2019-05-30

Doubt Greets China’s Claim That Muslims Have Been Released From Camps The announcement in Beijing was impossible to verify in tightly controlled Xinjiang, and runs counter to accounts of detentions compiled by U.S. officials and activists....
18:01 2019-07-31

Ruaridh McConnochie a doubt to make England debut against Wales • Bath wing struggling with muscle soreness• Mako Vunipola should feature against IrelandRuaridh McConnochie is a late doubt for England’s World Cup match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday because of muscle soreness.McConnochie was due to make his international debut against Warren Gatland’s men ...
17:26 2019-08-16

Future of far-right 8chan in doubt as key protections axed after El Paso attack Security provider Cloudflare initially defended its client before reversing courseEl Paso gunman posted white nationalist manifesto to 8chan before shooting8chan, the extremist message board used by three alleged killers in the past six months to distribute racist and white nationalist manifestos pr...
08:26 2019-08-05

Why we should no longer doubt Novak Djokovic's place among tennis' GOATs For as long as he can remember, Novak Djokovic has been trying to catch and match his two main rivals, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. After a career-defining five-set victory over Federer at Wimbledon on Sunday, Djokovic is chasing them no more....
05:13 2019-07-15

Jimmy Anderson a serious doubt for start of England’s Ashes campaign • Bowler tore calf muscle playing for Lancashire against Durham• Injury could put Jofra Archer in frame for first Test at EdgbastonJimmy Anderson, England’s record-breaking seam bowler and the spearhead of the bowling attack, is in serious danger of missing the first Test against Australia following...
16:00 2019-07-07

Trump casts doubt on reports of North Korean executions U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared to cast doubt on news reports of North Korean executions as part of a purge in the aftermath of a failed Hanoi summit and lamented that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was blamed too quickly....
22:13 2019-06-05

Klay Thompson wants ‘benefit of the doubt’ for Mark Stevens after shove ban Klay Thompson has chimed in on the Mark Stevens shove. Thompson did not share the same sentiment as others calling for the Warriors’ minority owner to receive a lifetime ban for shoving Kyle Lowry after the Raptors star fell into the stands early in the fourth quarter during Toronto’s 12...
20:00 2019-06-07

Tearful Michelle Wie mired in self-doubt after firing an 84 at Women’s PGA Championship " It’s hard. It’s just one of those situations where I’m not entirely sure how much more I have left in me," said the 29-year-old golfer, who has been battling persistent hand and wrist issues....
09:00 2019-06-21

World economy rebound thrown into doubt by escalating trade war Fears that companies will shelve investment, consumers will cut spending and stocks will slide have been revived after Donald Trump and Xi Jinping’s fragile trade truce was shattered with both sides slapping fresh tariffs on the other’s goods....
15:52 2019-05-21

Qualcomm set to face second EU antitrust fine shortly: sources Qualcomm , the world's no.1 chipmaker, could be hit with a second EU antitrust fine as soon as Thursday for blocking a rival from the market more than a decade ago, people familiar with the matter said....
22:39 2019-07-17

Qualcomm fined €242 million in European antitrust case Fresh off its high-profile feud with Apple, Qualcomm is suffering more legal woes. An investigation by the European Commission has found Qualcomm abused its market dominance in the manufacture of 3G baseband chipsets and will have to pay a steep &eur......
16:13 2019-07-18

Qualcomm Violated Antitrust Laws, U.S. Judge Rules A federal judge found that the chip-making giant charged cellphone makers “onerous” fees for the use of its patents. The company said it would appeal the ruling....
17:52 2019-05-22

Judge: Qualcomm violated U.S. antitrust law with license deals A judge has ruled against chip maker Qualcomm in a federal antitrust suit, saying the firm illegally charged artificially high prices to license its technology....
20:39 2019-05-22

Judge Chides Qualcomm Executives Over FTC Trial Testimony This week’s court ruling against Qualcomm was more than a business setback: It came with a stinging rebuke of the chip giant’s leaders from the federal judge who delivered the decision....
16:39 2019-05-23

EU opens road to 5G connected cars in boost to BMW, Qualcomm European Union states opened the way to competing technologies for internet connected cars on Thursday, rejecting a European Commission push for a wifi-based standard backed by Volkswagen ....
18:13 2019-07-04

Qualcomm Leans on Appeals, Trump Help to Reverse US FTC Order Qualcomm will now look to an appeals process that historically has gone in its favour -- as well as to possible intervention from the Trump administration....
13:00 2019-05-24

EU fines Qualcomm $272 million for modem antitrust violations The European Union today hit Qualcomm with a fine for predatory pricing against a British modem baseband maker, though it took years to reach the finding.Read More...
22:39 2019-07-18

Qualcomm Violated Antitrust Law, Federal Judge Rules Qualcomm unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to exact excessive licensing fees, a judge ruled in a decision that could shake up the smartphone industry....
16:13 2019-05-22

Qualcomm Is Fined Again by European Regulators for Antitrust Behavior The $272 million fine is for blocking a rival chip maker from the market. It is the second time in two years that E.U. authorities have penalized Qualcomm....
15:13 2019-07-18

EU fines Qualcomm £217m for forcing UK rival out of the market The European Commission has fined American chipmaker Qualcomm €242m (£217m) for abusing its market dominance with the aim of forcing British rival Icera out of the market....
16:00 2019-07-18

EU Commission fines Qualcomm for second time over market abuse Qualcomm , the world's no.1 chipmaker, was fined 242 million euros ($272 million) on Thursday for blocking a rival from the market about a decade ago, its second EU antitrust penalty....
12:26 2019-07-18

U.S. judge rules Qualcomm practices violate antitrust law Qualcomm Inc unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to impose excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judged ruled, sending the company's shares down 13 percent in pre-market trade....
13:13 2019-05-22

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Why I was wrong to doubt Damien Williams Jamey Eisenberg originally had Damien Williams as a bust candidate earlier this offseason. He's come around on Williams as someone to target on Draft Day....
16:13 2019-07-11

Lapse of Nuclear Treaty Throws Doubt on Future of Arms Control The landmark treaty on intermediate-range nuclear forces lapses Friday, opening the way for a new generation of land-based missiles and casting a shadow over the future of arms-control agreements....
17:13 2019-08-02

NASA boss says 'no doubt' SpaceX explosion delays flight program The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space agency's chief said on Tuesday....
17:13 2019-06-18

Warriors lose center, while Durant and Thompson’s status remain in doubt OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors have never been touted for their depth and now they may be tested like never before when the Finals resume Wednesday at Oracle Arena with Game 3. It may be the Raptors’ best hope the aging Warriors just break down. The first domino to likely fall out of the series......
06:52 2019-06-04

Britney Spears' manager casts doubt on future of singer's career The longtime manager for Britney Spears voiced concern about her mental health on Wednesday, saying he believes the pop singer should not return to performing at a planned Las Vegas residency in the near term "and possibly never again."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Amazon deforestation: Bolsonaro government accused of seeking to sow doubt over data Ministers look at setting up alternative monitoring scheme as existing system shows alarming rise in clearance ratesThe Amazon forest is being burned and chopped down at the most alarming rate in recent memory, but the Brazilian government of Jair Bolsonaro is focused on reinterpreting the data rath...
07:52 2019-08-01

Asgreen’s Tour in doubt after crash leaves bike snapped in half "Kasper Asgreen will continue to be monitored by Deceuninck-Quickstep’s medical staff after a crash during Stage 3 of the Tour de France left the rider’s bike snapped in half."...
23:39 2019-07-08

North Korea fires missiles into sea, fresh nuclear talks in doubt North Korea fired two short-range missiles early on Thursday from its east coast, South Korea's military said, the first missile test since leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to revive stalled denuclearization talks....
05:52 2019-07-25

Paper Round: Man Utd to pay De Gea to leave, Rose admits Spurs future in doubt "Danny Rose has admitted that his Tottenham Hotspur future is in doubt whilst Manchester United will pay David De Gea to leave. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper round."...
03:39 2019-06-10

NASA Boss Says 'No Doubt' SpaceX Explosion Delays Flight Programme The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the ISS from US soil later this year....
18:26 2019-06-18

"No Doubt" SpaceX Explosion Delays Flight Programme: NASA Chief The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space......
20:39 2019-06-18

Knee injury puts Osaka's U.S. Open title defense in doubt World number one Naomi Osaka will "probably" defend her U.S. Open title, even if it means defying her doctor's orders, she said after retiring from the Cincinnati Masters with a knee injury on Friday....
17:26 2019-08-17

Analysts doubt feds will go 'nuclear' on big tech, but see the increased scrutiny as an overhang The likelihood of a "nuclear option" from regulators — like a break-up of tech conglomerates forcing them to expose search algorithms — is small, they said....
18:13 2019-06-04

Netanyahu's decade-long rule in doubt as coalition talks falter Israeli PM has until midnight to form government but no breakthrough in sightBenjamin Netanyahu has until midnight to form a new ruling coalition or face the possible end of his decade of leadership of Israel.As the hours ticked by, there was no sign of a breakthrough in talks with the far-right for...
18:00 2019-05-29

Judge Knocks Credibility of Qualcomm Executives in Trial Testimony This week’s court ruling against Qualcomm was more than a business setback: It came with a stinging rebuke of the chip giant’s leaders from the federal judge who delivered the decision....
22:00 2019-05-23

Qualcomm's Results Muddled by Smartphone Slump, Legal Woes Qualcomm reported a 12.5% slump in adjusted revenue in its latest quarter, as it was beset by a fall in smartphone sales while also grappling with legal uncertainty from an adverse ruling in a landmark antitrust case....
00:13 2019-08-01

The smartphone industry could completely change after Qualcomm's disastrous ruling Qualcomm, the world's largest maker of smartphone modems and microchips, illegally charges companies sky-high prices to license its technology, a federal judge ruled Tuesday....
16:13 2019-05-23

Russian carriers and Qualcomm build Europe’s first 5G mmWave network Millimeter wave radios have the best potential for high-speed 5G communications, and now Moscow is following U.S. carriers in rolling them out.Read More...
20:39 2019-08-14

Qualcomm disappointed Wall Street. It says Huawei is partly to blame Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf said the ban on supplying Huawei led to a rise in market share for the Chinese firm in China's smartphone market. That hit Qualcomm....
11:26 2019-08-01

FTC objects to Qualcomm submission of Apple documents in antitrust case The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday objected to a move by mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc to introduce internal Apple Inc documents in its fight to stop the enforcement of a May antitrust ruling....
01:26 2019-06-21

Qualcomm outlook clouded by Huawei's smartphone gains in China Qualcomm Inc's quarterly revenue and profit forecast fell short of Wall Street targets, driven by Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's strong gains in the Chinese smartphone market, the U.S. company said, sending its shares down as much as 6%....
01:52 2019-08-01

Qualcomm, Lenovo announce Project Limitless: the first 5G Snapdragon 8cx laptop At Computex 2019, currently happening in Taipei, Taiwan, Qualcomm and Lenovo announced the world’s first 5G laptop, which will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx platform.While the existence of this laptop was teased back in MWC 2019, we’ve now got a better idea of what thi...
10:00 2019-05-27

Stocks to Watch: Qualcomm, Williams and Park Hotels & Resorts Some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Thursday’s session include Qualcomm, Williams, Park Hotels & Resorts and Lam Research....
15:13 2019-08-01

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx: specs, release date and the laptops we hope use it Qualcomm is hardly giving up on its dreams of powering the laptops of the future, having just announced the Snapdragon 8cx system-on-a-chip (SoC) during a press event held in Hawaii. This new SoC was designed exclusively for computers, particularly laptops and tablets, and intends to right a lot of ...
03:26 2019-08-14

Qualcomm's outlook weighed down by Huawei's smartphone gains in China Qualcomm Inc's quarterly revenue and profit forecast fell short of Wall Street targets, driven by Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's strong gains in the Chinese smartphone market, the U.S. company said, sending its shares down as much as 6%....
00:26 2019-08-01

U.S. regulator opposes Qualcomm's effort to put antitrust ruling on hold The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday said in a court filing that mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc should not be allowed to put a sweeping antitrust ruling against it on hold as it pursues an appeal....
02:52 2019-06-12

UPDATE 1-EU Commission fines Qualcomm for second time over market abuse Qualcomm, the world's no.1 chipmaker, was fined 242 million euros ($272 million) by the European Commission on Thursday for blocking a rival from the market about a decade ago, its second EU antitrust penalty....
14:26 2019-07-18

U.S. judge blocks Qualcomm effort to put antitrust ruling on hold A federal judge on Wednesday ruled against Qualcomm Inc's effort to block the implementation of a sweeping antitrust ruling against it as the mobile chip supplier pursues an appeal that could take more than a year to wind through the courts....
22:39 2019-07-03

LG claims Qualcomm licensing dispute imperils entire 5G market Mirroring Apple's dispute with Qualcomm over licensing fees, LG says the chipmaker will force it into an unfair deal unless a court enforces its ruling.Read More...
18:26 2019-06-12

Qualcomm’s Dean Brenner explains 5G spectrum and the ‘game changer’ DSS With spectrum a major topic in the 5G era, we spoke with Qualcomm senior VP of Spectrum Strategy and Technology Policy Dean Brenner on the challenges ahead.Read More...
18:00 2019-06-14

Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 drops to $999 and adds Qualcomm’s XR1 Six years have passed since Google unveiled the original version of its AR headset Glass. Now it's back with a more powerful, cooler-looking sequel.Read More...
15:39 2019-05-21

UPDATE 2-EU opens road to 5G connected cars in boost to BMW, Qualcomm European Union states opened the way to competing technologies for internet connected cars on Thursday, rejecting a European Commission push for a wifi-based standard backed by Volkswagen....
21:13 2019-07-04

Samsung’s new Galaxy Book S laptop is built around Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx The Samsung Galaxy Book S. [credit: Samsung ] Samsung unveiled a new laptop today. Driven by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8cx ARM processor, the Galaxy Book S is a Windows 10 laptop that promises ...
04:00 2019-08-08

Qualcomm loses U.S. antitrust case to FTC, must rewrite licensing deals A U.S. court ruled that the chipmaker has abused its power, reaping unreasonably high profits from its patented technologies, some of which were essential.Read More...
17:00 2019-05-22

Blockbuster court ruling will force Qualcomm to change the way it does business Ever since April 16th, things had been going swimmingly for Qualcomm. From the moment that the company announced its settlement with Apple, once again allowing it to supply modem chips for the iPhone, things were looking up for the chip maker. For example, the stock had soared from $57 to $89 in wee...
17:39 2019-05-22

Qualcomm shares fall 6% on dour current-quarter forecast Qualcomm Inc missed quarterly revenue estimates and forecast current-quarter revenue and profit below analysts' expectations on Wednesday, sending its shares down nearly 6% in extended trading....
23:26 2019-07-31

Intel, Qualcomm, and Xilinx quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant.Read More...
06:00 2019-06-18

Leak says the Galaxy Note 10 won’t get Qualcomm’s powerful new Snapdragon processor We saw two brand new mobile chips emerge in a matter of days. The Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile platform, an upgraded 855 version, was formally introduced on Monday. The Exynos 9825, a variation of the Exynos 9820, was then spotted in benchmark tests for the Galaxy Note 10. On both occasions, we wonder...
15:00 2019-07-17

MediaTek beats Qualcomm to the punch by announcing new high-end SoC with built-in 5G MediaTek is not particularly well-known outside markets like China and India, where the Taiwan-based semiconductor company powers a large number of ultra-affordable smartphones with low to mid-end specifications. But the chipmaker obviously wants to expand its global footprint, as well as ramp up it...
10:52 2019-05-29

The tech industry is starting to doubt Facebook will be able to launch its Libra currency by 2020 "I think two years from now we're going to be like do you remember that Facebook thing? Libra?" said Bismarck Lepe, CEO of Wizeline, a San Francisco product development company....
19:13 2019-07-10

North Korea fires suspected missiles into ocean, nuclear talks in doubt North Korea fired at least two projectiles early on Thursday from its eastern coast, which Japanese government sources confirmed were short-range ballistic missiles, said Kyodo news....
02:26 2019-07-25

White House: 'Little doubt' Iran was enriching uranium under Obama administration's watch In a terse statement Monday, the White House said Iran's effective acknowledgement that it was violating the terms of the 2015 multinational nuclear accord should have been foreseeable to the Obama administration "even before the deal's existence."...
05:00 2019-07-02

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic ahead of French Open "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\u0027s Italian Open final."...
10:39 2019-05-22

‘Reasons’ to doubt estranged hubby was at Jennifer Dulos’ house when she disappeared: lawyer The new lawyer for the estranged husband of missing Connecticut woman Jennifer Dulos claimed on Monday that there was “powerful reason to doubt” his client was at Dulos’s home the day she disappeared, a report said. Norm Pattis, who also represents conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, said in...
09:52 2019-06-11

What's the Best Chip Clip? Everyone likes to make jokes about socks disappearing in the wash, but I posit that chip clips are even more likely to vanish without a trace. Seriously, I bought a pack of four of them just a couple of months ago, and they’re already all gone. This is not my fault! It’s the nature of chip clips!...
01:52 2019-06-18

UPDATE 1-U.S. FTC objects to Qualcomm submission of Apple documents in antitrust case The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday objected to a move by mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc to introduce internal Apple Inc documents in its fight to stop the enforcement of a May antitrust ruling....
04:00 2019-06-21

Qualcomm asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling's impact Qualcomm Inc on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to pause an antitrust ruling that could drastically alter its business model while it tries to overturn the ruling....
09:00 2019-07-09

UPDATE 2-U.S. judge blocks Qualcomm effort to put antitrust ruling on hold A U.S. judge on Wednesday ruled against Qualcomm Inc's effort to block the implementation of a sweeping antitrust ruling against it as the mobile chip supplier pursues an appeal that could take more than a year to wind through the courts....
22:39 2019-07-03

Teardowns reveal Qualcomm 5G chips beat Huawei’s on size and efficiency To get its first 5G phone to market without Qualcomm's chips, Huawei rushed out an inefficient design that wastes power, space, and money, IHS suggests.Read More...
03:13 2019-08-13

Qualcomm seeks hold on court decision that could change the way it sells chips Last week, Judge Lucy Koh ruled in favor of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and against Qualcomm in a decision that could drastically change the way Qualcomm sells its chips. Several Qualcomm business practices were called out by manufacturers testifying during the non-jury trial including the ch...
04:13 2019-05-30

Qualcomm has strong argument to win reversal of U.S. antitrust ruling: legal experts A rare public call by a U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) official for one of the agency's courtroom victories to be reversed, in a case of anticompetitive business practices by chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, charts a strong course for a judge's ruling to be overturned on appeal, some legal experts said....
13:13 2019-05-31

Qualcomm Asks US Judge to Put Anti-Trust Ruling on Hold While It Appeals Qualcomm has asked a US judge not to enforce her decision that it illegally squeezed out rivals in the smartphone chips market as it plans to file an appeal that could take more than a year to wind......
04:39 2019-05-30

Qualcomm enables ‘XR smart viewer’ augmented reality smartphone apps Qualcomm unveiled a new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR Smart Viewer reference design that makes it easier for hardware companies to create lightweight AR glasses.Read More...
18:00 2019-05-29

U.S. judge says Qualcomm violated antitrust law; appeal planned, shares plunge Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judge ruled, a decision that could force the company to overhaul its business practices....
15:52 2019-05-22

Qualcomm Asks US Appeals Court to Pause Antitrust Ruling's Impact Qualcomm on Monday asked a US appeals court to pause an antitrust ruling that could drastically alter its business model while it tries to overturn the ruling....
11:26 2019-07-09

Federal judge finds Qualcomm patent practices violated antitrust law Qualcomm violated federal antitrust law and engaged in tactics deliberately intended to limit competition in the cellphone chip market, a federal judge in California ruled Tuesday in a victory for federal regulators....
20:52 2019-05-22

Meet Misty, an extensible robot empowered by Microsoft and Qualcomm technologies Misty the Robot is extensible and flexible, with technologies like computer vision on board. It's tied into a number of key Microsoft technologies, too.Read More...
01:26 2019-05-26

Stocks to Watch: Qualcomm, Kellogg, Novavax, Tyme Technologies, MarketAxess Some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in today’s session include Qualcomm, following Samsung’s earnings guidance, and Kellogg, whose shares soared Wednesday....
18:26 2019-07-05

LG Electronics, regulators oppose Qualcomm's effort to put antitrust ruling on hold Smartphone maker LG Electronics Inc on Tuesday opposed chip supplier Qualcomm Inc's efforts to put a sweeping U.S. antitrust decision against it on hold as it pursues an appeal....
04:13 2019-06-12

‘Beyond reasonable doubt’, international court convicts notorious DR Congo rebel leader of war crimes The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday, found former Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda guilty “beyond reasonable doubt”, of 18 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, in the volatile Ituri district of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), between 2002 and 2003....
21:26 2019-07-08

Bolsonaro minister who jailed Lula takes leave after leaks cast doubt on impartiality Sérgio Moro became a national hero for his role as a judge in the sweeping graft scandal Operation Car WashBrazil’s justice minister, Sérgio Moro, has been granted a leave of absence following a slew of damaging leaks that have cast serious doubts over his impartiality as a judge in a sweeping graft...
04:13 2019-07-09

Steve Smith ruled out of Lord's Test with concussion and major doubt for Headingley Steve Smith has been ruled out for the remainder of the second Ashes Test and will likely take no part in the third Test at Headingley after suffering a concussion....
14:26 2019-08-18

Coach Paul Chryst leaves no doubt Quintez Cephus is welcome to return if readmitted to Wisconsin Wisconsin football coach Paul Chryst would welcome former wide receiver Quintez Cephus back to the team if he is readmitted to the university.       ...
20:39 2019-08-08

Elizabeth Warren leaves no doubt: She's 'with Bernie' on kicking 180 million people off of private insurance Elizabeth Warren, speaking in the first Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 cycle, declared "I'm with Bernie" on a plan to end private insurance for about 180 million Americans, and migrate all Americans to a single government-run plan....
22:00 2019-06-27

NASA says there’s ‘no doubt’ SpaceX Crew Dragon explosion has pushed back crewed flights NASA desperately needs a way to get its astronauts into space without paying for pricey seats aboard Russian rockets, but the agency’s two best hopes — SpaceX and Boeing — are stumbling a bit at the finish line. Boeing’s Starliner has been plagued by delays nearly from the st...
23:52 2019-06-18

Hot Chip: ‘Escapism is the opposite of what we should be doing’ On the eve of their seventh album, the best British pop act of their generation talk about two decades of music-makingA quiet Friday afternoon by London’s Regent’s Canal. Two dads who have known each other since they were 11 – they’re now 39 – are having lunch without the kids. One is a smiling, bro...
13:13 2019-06-09

U.S. Justice Department asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday, citing support from the Energy Department and Defense Department....
04:52 2019-07-17

Qualcomm shares plunge on report federal judge rules it has violated antitrust law Shares of Qualcomm sank more than 12% in premarket trading Wednesday after a federal judge ruled the company unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal....
12:26 2019-05-22

Qualcomm reportedly tests faster, smaller Wear OS-ready Snapdragon CPUs New Snapdragon Wear processors are said to be en route, including power and energy improvements, plus enhanced wireless features for Wear OS watches.Read More...
21:39 2019-07-09

Android August Update Fixes Critical Qualcomm 'QualPwn' Security Flaws Security researchers have discovered a chain of security flaws that could allow attackers to spy on phones and compromise them without the user ever knowing...
14:26 2019-08-06

Qualcomm asks U.S. judge to put anti-trust ruling on hold while chipmaker appeals Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday asked a federal judge not to enforce her decision that it illegally squeezed out rivals in the smartphone chips market as it plans to file an appeal that could take more than a year to wind through the courts....
04:00 2019-05-29

U.S. Justice Dept asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday, citing support from the Energy Department and Defense Department....
23:39 2019-07-16

UPDATE 3-LG Electronics, regulators oppose Qualcomm's effort to put antitrust ruling on hold Smartphone maker LG Electronics Inc on Tuesday opposed Qualcomm Inc's efforts to put a sweeping U.S. antitrust decision against the chip supplier on hold as it pursues an appeal....
07:00 2019-06-12

Huawei suppliers like Qualcomm and Intel will meet at White House as they seek exemptions from ban Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will be in attendance, alongside representatives from tech companies Qualcomm, Broadcom, Intel and Micron....
16:13 2019-07-22

Donald Trump’s reckless Iran policy casts doubt on the US as global leader | David Wearing Washington’s European allies need to ask themselves whether the US government has become a dangerous liabilityIrrespective of whether Iran is responsible for the recent attacks on Gulf shipping, the crisis now unfolding is fundamentally one manufactured out of thin air by the Trump administration. T...
12:00 2019-06-19

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for tanker attacks, but Japan casts doubt and asks for more proof Mohammed bin Salman called on the international community to take a “decisive stance” against what he called Iranian expansionism. Japanese officials remained unconvinced of Iran’s role in the gulf attacks, local media reported....
16:13 2019-06-16

UPDATE 2-U.S. Justice Dept asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday, citing support from the Energy Department and Defense Department....
01:00 2019-07-17

Dangerous heat wave on east coast puts big-money Haskell Invitational horse race in doubt The heat index is expected to be over 100 degrees on Saturday at Monmouth Park, but track officials are still planning to race.       ...
20:39 2019-07-19

Fresh doubt over Sadiq Khan's housing target as half of approved new homes in London do not get built Fresh doubt has been thrown on Sadiq Khan's ability to hit his housing targets by "staggering" figures showing how almost half the proposed new homes in London do not get built despite winning planning permission....
18:01 2019-05-28

Qorvo stops chip shipments to Huawei Radio frequency chipmaker Qorvo on Tuesday joined mobile parts maker Lumentum Holdings Inc in halting shipments to Huawei Technologies, following export restrictions by the United States government....
15:52 2019-05-21

Global Chip Makers Can't Catch a Break Just when the global semiconductor industry seems to be taking a breather from one geopolitical conflict, another one is rearing its head, as tensions between Japan and South Korea worsen....
13:26 2019-07-02

Samsung Tests How 5G Can Improve Chip-Making The company is testing how fifth-generation wireless networks can speed up connections at its chip-making factory in Austin, Texas, a pilot that aims to prove 5G is more than a buzzword....
02:39 2019-08-15

This is the chip that will power Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 Hours before Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event today, the company unveiled its latest flagship processor that’ll supposedly power the upcoming Galaxy Note 10. The Exynos 9825 processor is Samsung’s first chip fabricated with a new 7nm process. The latest octa-core mobile CPU has two custom Mongoose co...
19:13 2019-08-07

Samsung's chip business was hit hard by U.S. ban on Huawei According to Reuters, Samsung Electronics is expected to release a preliminary look at its second-quarter earnings report this coming Friday. The numbers should show that the South Korean manufacturer was negatively affected by the U.S. ban that prevented Huawei from obtaining U.S. parts and softwar...
18:39 2019-07-03

Sony built an IoT chip with a 60 mile range Sony is quietly launching a chip that could change how e-bikes, cars, street lamps and all kinds of other connected devices can relay information. The module, when installed on any IoT object, will allow it send data to Sony's proprietary low-power w......
15:52 2019-05-28

Chip Makers Are Punished as the Trade War Drags On Shares of Qualcomm, Nvidia and other American chip makers have tumbled as the companies find themselves at the center of the dispute between the U.S. and China....
23:00 2019-05-23

UK chip designer ARM to suspend business with Huawei: BBC Major British-based chip designer ARM is suspending business with China's Huawei to comply with U.S. regulations, the BBC reported on Wednesday, citing internal company documents....
13:13 2019-05-22

Chip designer ARM halts work with Huawei after U.S. ban British chip designer ARM has halted relations with Huawei [HWT.L] in order to comply with a United States blockade of the company, potentially crippling the Chinese company's ability to make new chips for its future smartphones....
16:13 2019-05-22

UK chip designer Arm hangs up on under-fire Huawei UK chip designer Arm Holdings has cut off relations with Huawei to comply with tough US sanctions against it, dealing a blow to the Chinese firm's ability to develop new smartphones....
19:26 2019-05-22

New chip to let headphones respond to Amazon's Alexa by name Knowles Corp, a major supplier of microphones to Apple's iPhone and many other smart devices, on Tuesday released a new chip that will allow battery-powered wireless headphones to respond to Amazon's Alexa voice assistant by saying the assistant's name....
16:00 2019-06-11

Samsung Q2 profit falls 56% from chip downturn Samsung is expecting operating profits of 6.5 trillion won for the second quarter, a drop of 56% from 14.87 trillion won a year ago caused by the downturn in its memory semiconductor business....
03:52 2019-07-05

Chip world tries to come to grips with promise and peril of AI Chip executives gathered in San Francisco to discuss what to do about the explosion in demand for deep learning forms of A.I. that is pushing at the limits of today’s chips. Possibilities include analog computing, optical circuits, and computing in memory, but it’s not clear if any of that will head...
23:13 2019-07-13

Intel unveils first artificial intelligence chip Springhill Intel Corp on Tuesday unveiled its latest processor that will be its first using artificial intelligence (AI) and is designed for large computing centers....
02:39 2019-08-21

How a Big U.S. Chip Maker Gave China the 'Keys to the Kingdom' Advanced Micro Devices revived its fortunes when it decided to help Chinese partners develop computer-chip technology. The deal sparked a prolonged battle with Washington over national security....
21:13 2019-06-27

Surging chip stocks propel S&P 500 and Nasdaq to records The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs on Wednesday after reassuring comments from Texas Instruments about global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings reports from Boeing and Caterpillar....
03:39 2019-07-25

Huawei will reportedly launch Mate 30 Pro on September 19 with a new chip Last week, Samsung announced its new flagship duo of the Galaxy Note 10 and the Galaxy Note 10+. Now, its competitor, Huawei, is gearing up to launch the Mate 30 Pro next month. According to a report by the Russian news site, High-tech.mail.ru, the company is launching the device powered by a new ch...
08:52 2019-08-12

Taiwan's TSMC says chip shipments to Huawei not affected by U.S. ban TSMC, the world's biggest contract chipmaker, said on Thursday its shipments to China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd are not affected by U.S. action aimed at curbing the telecom equipment maker's access to American technology....
09:52 2019-05-23

Despite the ban, one U.S. chip maker has resumed shipping some components to Huawei Last month, the Trump administration put Huawei on the Commerce Department's Entity List. This essentially cut the company off from its U.S. supply chain and even with a 90-day limited reprieve, Huawei's once bright future looks a lot dimmer today. The company, which shipped 206 million phones last ...
18:39 2019-06-27

To Power A.I., Start-Up Creates a Giant Computer Chip The chip could improve how quickly artificial intelligence systems can learn tasks. But its complexity and size (as big as a plate) could be a challenge....
18:13 2019-08-19

Elon Musk hopes to put a computer chip in your brain. Who wants one? This week Elon Musk unveiled his most sci-fi project thus far: a computer chip connected to exceptionally slender wires with electrodes on them, all of which is meant to be embedded in a person's brain by a surgical robot. The implant would connect wirelessly to a small behind-the-ear receiver that ...
19:39 2019-07-20

Intel launches first artificial intelligence chip Springhill Intel Corp on Tuesday launched its latest processor that will be its first using artificial intelligence (AI) and is designed for large computing centres....
17:26 2019-08-20

Chip Makers Can Muddle Through Asia Trade Spat Life just got a fraction tidier for chip makers.Trade relations between Japan and South Korea, two key countries for the industry, may be less messy than feared....
18:52 2019-08-09

One chip to rule them all: It natively runs all types of AI software Enlarge / Skynet light? The Tianjin-controlled bike stalks one of its creators. (credit: Jing Pei et al.) We tend to think of AI as a monolithic entity, but it's actually developed along multiple branches. One of the main branches involves performing traditional calculations but feeding the result...
01:13 2019-08-01

Apple updates iPod Touch with A10 fusion chip (and nothing else) Apple today released a new iPod Touch with A10 fusion chip that supports group FaceTime chats and improved augmented reality capabilities. The rest of the device is unchanged, compared to the previous generation iPod Touch, but it’s still nice to see it receive updates. The new, more powerful chip w...
16:26 2019-05-28

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about conditions in the country, and how the EU shares some of the blame....
20:39 2019-06-17

China pumps up the hype about A.I. with oddball computer chip Nature magazine's cover story is about a Chinese chip that can run traditional deep learning code and also perform "neuromorophic" operations in the same circuitry. The work’s value seems obscured by a lot of hype about "artificial general intelligence" that has no real justification....
20:39 2019-08-03

Apple finally updates the iPod touch with an A10 chip No, your eyes aren't deceiving you -- after four long years, Apple has updated the iPod touch. The new version packs a much faster A10 Fusion chip that can keep up with modern iOS experiences like group FaceTime calls and augmented reality, not to me......
15:52 2019-05-28

U.S. Slows Hiring of Chinese Nationals by Chip Makers The U.S. has sharply slowed approvals for the nation’s semiconductor companies to hire Chinese nationals for advanced engineering jobs, limiting access to talent....
16:39 2019-05-21

Chip Roy finds a promising angle on healthcare reform Just half a year into his congressional tenure, Chip Roy is taking the oft-abandoned helm of the Republican Party's lead on healthcare reform. For nearly a decade, Republicans have promised to repeal and replace the Affordable Healthcare Act, and for nearly a decade, Republicans have proven themselv...
11:13 2019-07-02

2020 Apple iPhones could be first to use a more powerful chip architecture The smaller the process used to fabricate chips, the more transistors fit inside the densely packed space inside. That means higher performance and better energy consumption. For example, the original iPhone used an SoC that was manufactured using the 45nm process. Today's top chipsets, including th...
03:13 2019-06-13

Chip Roy inflames GOP colleagues with stand against disaster aid package Conservative freshmen Rep. Chip Roy was at the airport heading back to Texas late last week when he heard that House GOP leaders had agreed to a voice vote on a $19 billion funding bill. So he called his wife, canceled his flight and headed back to the Capitol. The next day, the former chief of staf...
23:39 2019-05-30

5G phones: these are going to be the first next-gen handsets Update: The first 5G phones are now available to buy in some regions and ever more are being announced and rumored.We're now starting to see 5G networks get switched on in a few parts of the world, with more networks in more countries set to launch later in 2019. They're faster than 4G, bu...
16:52 2019-05-22

Best Phones Under Rs. 30,000 in India Right Now Samsung Galaxy A70 and Vivo V15 PRo feature in our top picks for best phones under Rs. 30,000. Other phones include Asus ZenFone 5Z, Oppo R17 Pro, and OnePlus 6T....
11:00 2019-05-28

5G phones: these are the first next-gen handsets It could be said that 5G is no longer a 'new' thing, as some countries have had 5G networks for months now, but most of the world still hasn't been graced by its presence, and as the networks slowly roll out, so do the 5G phones you'll need to make use of the fast speeds.It won&a...
18:39 2019-08-19

Best Phones Under Rs. 7,000 in India Right Now Best phones under Rs. 7,000 include Realme C2 and Asus ZenFone Max M1. Other top mobiles under 7000 include Redmi 6A, Infinix Note 5, and Infinix Smart 3 Plus. Our bonus picks are Lenovo K9 and Nokia......
13:26 2019-07-04

One top tech investor is betting against chip stocks, bearish Netflix AlphaOne Capital Partners' Dan Niles is forecasting a fall in semiconductor stocks as he believes chipmakers will start to cut their earnings forecasts for the second half of the year....
02:13 2019-06-14

Researchers create tiny ‘beyond 5G’ chip for 100GHz data transmission A team at the University of California, Irvine has created a 4.4-square millimeter radio that can send and receive data at 36Gbps at ultra high frequencies.Read More...
22:52 2019-07-16

Intel: New chip materials will enable massive AI research gains Intel VP and CTO of AI products Amir Khosrowshahi and general manager of IoT Jonathan Ballon shared thoughts about AI at VentureBeat's Transform conference.Read More...
03:26 2019-07-12

Huawei built up a year's worth of chip inventory expecting a ban Preparing for a day when it would no longer be able to count on sourcing U.S. parts and components, Huawei starting stocking up about a year's worth of certain components. This turned out to be the right thing to do in light of the Trump administration's decision to place the company on the Commerce...
23:26 2019-05-25

Japan's Restrictions on South Korean Chip Makers Backfire Japan’s trade jab at South Korea’s chip makers was meant to be painful, but a week in, it appears to have given a momentary victory to the core targets: Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix....
17:39 2019-07-11

Mets trade chip Zack Wheeler goes on injured list The timing couldn’t be much worse for the Mets. Zack Wheeler, one of the team’s biggest trade chips ahead of the July 31 trade deadline, is heading to the injured list with right shoulder fatigue, the team announced on Monday. Wheeler last pitched on July 7 and was scheduled to start on ...
22:00 2019-07-15

Broadcom's $2 billion warning rattles global chip sector Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock $2 billion off the company's sales this year....
20:26 2019-06-14

Chip-Based E-Passports With Advanced Security Features to Be Issued Soon Plans are afoot to issue e-passports with advanced security features such as a chip storing personal details of an applicant embedded in the physical passport booklet, the government informed......
18:13 2019-07-18

Xiaomi Picks Up Stake in Chip Designer VeriSilicon Holdings Xiaomi has taken a stake of roughly 6 percent in compatriot chip designer VeriSilicon Holdings, as the smartphone maker revamps its years-long pursuit of success in semiconductors which it sees as......
16:39 2019-07-15

Broadcom's $2 billion warning shocks global chip sector LONDON/BENGALURU - Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock $2 billion off the company's sales this year....
19:13 2019-06-14

Broadcom sees chip demand slowing down, shares fall 8% Broadcom Inc on Thursday warned of a broad slowdown in chip demand, blaming a trade conflict between the United States and China and export restrictions on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and the chipmaker cut its revenue forecast for the year by 8%....
03:26 2019-06-14

TSMC speeds up 5-nanometer chip manufacturing process due to 5G demand The world's top manufacturer of small processors says its cutting-edge chipmaking process is ahead of schedule and ready for 2020 mass production.Read More...
16:52 2019-07-19

UPDATE 1--Intel unveils first artificial intelligence chip Springhill Intel Corp on Tuesday unveiled its latest processor that will be its first using artificial intelligence (AI) and is designed for large computing centres....
00:13 2019-08-21

Trade Dispute Spurs Worries of 'Never Seen Before' Chip Price Spike Memory chip spot prices have risen for the first time this year, indicating grim warnings of "never seen before" spikes and a supply disruption could come to pass as a dispute between South Korea and......
18:13 2019-07-18

AMD lands Google, Twitter as customers with newest server chip Advanced Micro Devices Inc on Wednesday released the second generation of its processor chip for data centers and said that it had landed Alphabet Inc' Google and Twitter Inc as customers....
06:13 2019-08-08

Texas Republican Chip Roy keeps $19B disaster aid package from clearing House A $19.1 billion disaster aid package to help victims of the California wildfires, Midwest floods and coastal hurricanes might have to wait until at least June 3 before it can be signed by President Donald Trump....
21:26 2019-05-24

Applied Materials does not expect memory chip recovery before 2020 Applied Materials Inc beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Thursday but the chip gear maker cautioned that recovery in the memory chip market is unlikely before 2020....
19:00 2019-08-16

RPT-Trump's Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain....
04:52 2019-05-22

Huawei Loses Trade Secrets Case Against US Chip Designer A US jury has cleared US semiconductor designer CNEX Labs of stealing trade secrets from Huawei while awarding CNEX no damages on its own trade theft claims....
23:26 2019-06-27

Husband of aid worker jailed in Iran says his wife is being used as ‘bargaining chip’ Richard Ratcliffe calls what Iran is doing “hostage diplomacy.” He has been on a hunger strike for 12 days. Camped outside the Iranian Embassy in London, his message is simple: His wife, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, must be freed.  ...
02:39 2019-06-28

Trade Worries Have Eased, But Chip Stocks Aren't Out of the Woods Hopes of a U.S.-China trade truce have boosted chip-maker stocks, but the gains have started to erode as the semiconductor sector faces a weak second-half outlook....
21:39 2019-07-03

RedmiBook 14 Now More Affordable With Intel Core i3 Chip, Onboard Graphics RedmiBook 14 has received two new variants that takes the price of this budget laptop even lower. The new RedmiBook 14 variants with an 8th-generation Intel Core i3 or Core i5 processor come with......
10:26 2019-07-25

Geekbench 4 benchmark suggest an 18-core Cascade Lake-X chip While the Cascade Lake Xeon CPUs has been out for a few months now, Intel still hasn’t shared any concrete information regarding Cascade Lake-X. However, this recent leak could indicate that, despite delays, Intel is gearing up to roll these long overdue high-end desktop (HEDT) chips soon.Hot...
22:52 2019-08-17

Trump's Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain....
14:33 2019-05-21

Cerebras CEO talks about the big implications for machine learning in company’s big chip Silicon Valley startup Cerebras Systems on Monday unveiled the world's largest chip, designed especially for AI. Cerebras CEO and co-founder Andrew Feldman talks with ZDNet about some of the implications for training of deep learning networks....
21:26 2019-08-21

Surging chip stocks send Nasdaq to record high The Nasdaq hit a record high on Wednesday and the S&P 500 was close behind as reassuring comments from Texas Instruments about global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings reports from Boeing and Caterpillar....
22:13 2019-07-24

Professor convicted of sending US missile chip technology to China The American government is particularly wary of China these days, and it's determined to make an example out of those who would share US secrets with its major rival. A California federal court has convicted UCLA professor Yi-Chi Shih for reportedly......
11:13 2019-07-07

Forget about 5G phones, the always-on 5G Windows 10 PC is almost here The first 5G networks are here in several markets, including the US, Korea, and Europe, and buyers already have access to a bunch of exciting 5G smartphones, including the Galaxy S10 5G and OnePlus 5G. On top of that, 5G mobile hotspots are already available in stores. But there’s another type...
15:13 2019-05-27

New 5G phones may not get much cheaper for 2-3 years There are a handful of 5G phones available right now – if you're lucky enough to live in an area covered by the early rollout of the next generation network – and they all have one thing in common. The cost.At the moment you can only purchase flagship 5G smartphones, and with a hi...
18:26 2019-07-01

Best value for money phones under Rs 20,000 in India The smartphone industry has become more competitive over the past few years as customers are opting for smartphones that offer more value for money instead of blind brand loyalty. While some smartphone makers have been able to capitalize on this trend with their aggressive pricing strategies, some a...
22:52 2019-08-19

10 best Android phones 2019: which should you buy? If you're on the hunt for the best Android smartphone around, you've come to the right place. We've put all the major Google-powered handsets through their paces to give you our best Android phones round-down.There's one key way in which Android is massively different from its Ap...
18:26 2019-06-10

HTC launches two new phones, surprising everyone Most people thought that HTC had silently departed the smartphone game, beyond its attempts to launch a blockchain phone in the HTC Exodus, but it seems most people were wrong, as the company has just launched two new smartphones.The HTC U19e and HTC Desire U19+ are the company's two new device...
21:39 2019-06-11

The best cheap phones in the US 2019 The best cheap phone in the US can be a little difficult to choose, as it's won't always come down to which phone launches at a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older higher-tier models with heavy discounts, while certain new phones offer killer value and...
22:26 2019-06-20

Best phones with big display in India Big screen smartphones may seem commonplace these days, but at one point of time, there was only an odd phone that would sport a big display. However, once smartphones with big displays went mainstream with the introduction of several budget offerings, they have been the rage ever since.While compan...
23:26 2019-08-21

Best Android phones in UAE for 2019: which should you buy? If you're looking out for the best Android phone you can buy, this is the place to be, as we've put all the biggest and best Google-powered handsets through their paces to come up with this rundown of all the best Android smartphones.If you're an Android fan, you'll certainly app...
13:52 2019-07-11

You Should Definitely Track Your Loved Ones' Phones. Actually Maybe Not. Apple’s Find My Friends, Google Maps location sharing and Life360 let you stay on top of where your family and friends are, which can be both incredibly creepy and incredibly helpful....
19:26 2019-08-16

Keep Your Friends Off Their Phones With This Game When hanging out, especially over drinks, it’s become a normal habit to simply pull your phone out and check it while someone is talking to you. We do it even though it’s rude, and even though we hate it when a friend does it to us. We can’t help ourselves, and it’s not our fault; the entire capital...
19:39 2019-08-22

Huawei's Main Chip Maker Faces Long-Term Risks From U.S. Ban Huawei Technologies Co. has spent 15 years and billions of dollars building an advanced semiconductor maker, with the goal of making the Chinese telecom giant self-sufficient. A U.S. blacklisting stands to set it back years in that goal....
14:13 2019-06-02

Broadcom looks to old software names like Symantec and Tibco as chip business deteriorates If the Symantec deal doesn't get done, Broadcom has also been working on a deal to acquire an infrastructure software company and has considered Tibco. Broadcom needs software because its semiconductor business is hurting....
18:52 2019-07-05

Chip Ganassi's Dixon confused by "bizarre" Iowa Indycar handling Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon said the behaviour of his Indycar through the Iowa weekend was bizarre as he fought back from two laps down to finish second in the race...
16:26 2019-07-22

China chip industry insiders voice caution on catch-up efforts Since the U.S. government put Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on a trade blacklist, effectively banning American firms from doing business with it, China's leaders have spoken boldly about achieving self-sufficiency in the critical semiconductor business....
14:52 2019-06-13

Applied Materials to buy Kokusai for $2.2 billion to boost memory chip business U.S. chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc on Monday agreed to buy Japanese peer Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion from KKR & Co Inc , as it bets on rising demand for memory chips used in data centers, 5G phones and AI-powered devices....
17:39 2019-07-01

SK Hynix warns of chip supply disruption on Japan's export curbs Chipmaker SK Hynix Inc warned on Thursday of a supply disruption due to an escalating trade dispute between South Korea and Japan, and said it would cut investment and production to support a nascent recovery in chip demand....
05:26 2019-07-25

Chip and Joanna Gaines Celebrate Completing Harvard Business School Course Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines are now Harvard graduates...sort of. The married couple, who rose to fame with HGTV's Fixer Upper, completed on Saturday a four-day Harvard Business......
04:52 2019-06-03

Despite loss of three key chip designers, Google still plans on making its own SoCs eventually Back in June 2017, Google hired away chip designer Manu Gulati from Apple. Gulati had a big part in creating some of the chips used to power the Apple iPhone and iPad, and he said on his LinkedIn listing that Google had hired him to be "lead SoC architect." According to The Information, Gulati and t...
17:26 2019-05-21

Apple in Advanced Talks to Buy Intel's Smartphone-Modem Chip Business Apple is in advanced talks to buy Intel’s smartphone-modem chip business, a move that would jump-start the iPhone maker’s push to take control of developing the critical components powering its devices....
00:52 2019-07-23

Chip and Joanna Gaines celebrate Harvard business program graduation Joanna Gaines celebrated her and husband Chip's graduation from Harvard University’s 2019 Business of Entertainment, Media, and Sports program with an adorable Instagram post....
16:39 2019-06-03

Huawei's HiSilicon chip making unit no longer has a bright future When the news first broke last month that Huawei was essentially being banned from procuring parts from the U.S., many thought that the company would be fine obtaining chips for its phones. After all, Huawei's top-shelf handsets are powered by its homegrown chipsets designed by the firm's HiSilicon ...
22:13 2019-06-02

Samsung Q2 profit likely halved as Huawei woes worsen chip glut Samsung Electronics is likely to say second-quarter profit more than halved when it reports preliminary earnings on Friday, data showed, as a drop in memory chip shipments to China's embattled Huawei exacerbated a price-squeezing supply glut....
11:39 2019-07-03

'Idlib is a bargaining chip': civilians brace as Assad air assault escalates Renewed regime attacks have killed hundreds in the Syrian opposition’s last strongholdInstead of looking forward to the pre-dawn Ramadan meal of suhoor, Dr Firas al-Jundi was cradling his scared children and surveying the damage done to his home by Syrian government airstrikes.At least 11 people die...
08:52 2019-05-23

Google’s secretive chip design team just lost three prominent members With each passing year, Apple takes hardware performance on the iPhone to the next level, a feat made possible by the series of A-x chips the company designs in-house. Specifically, Apple’s A-x processors can be engineered and customized to run far more efficiently than what we’d otherwi...
16:00 2019-05-21

Chip design drastically reduces energy needed to compute with light MIT researchers have developed a novel “photonic” chip that uses light instead of electricity — and consumes relatively little power in the process. The chip could be used to process massive neural networks millions of times more efficiently than today’s classical computers do. Neural networks ar...
20:52 2019-06-05

UPDATE 3-Broadcom sees chip demand slowing down, shares fall 8% Broadcom Inc on Thursday warned of a broad slowdown in chip demand, blaming a trade conflict between the United States and China and export restrictions on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and the chipmaker cut its revenue forecast for the year by 8%....
03:26 2019-06-14

Wall Street ends down; Broadcom warning hits chip stocks U.S. stocks ended lower on Friday as investors were cautious going into next week's Federal Reserve meeting, while a warning from Broadcom of a broad weakening in global demand weighed on chipmakers and added to U.S.-China trade worries....
11:00 2019-06-15

TrueCar CEO Chip Perry is retiring; Darrow named interim leader Perry, 65, came on board in 2015 to mend relationships with dealers at the vehicle-shopping site. He will be replaced by Michael Darrow, who was named interim president and CEO....
23:52 2019-06-03

Sydney-Singapore team manipulate light wave on a silicon chip A team from the University of Sydney and Singapore University of Technology and Design has announced manipulating soliton photonic waves on a silicon chip....
05:13 2019-07-03

Wall Street drops as Broadcom warning hits chip stocks U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, as shares of chipmakers sank on a warning from sector major Broadcom of a broad weakening in global demand and Chinese data pointed to the worst slowdown in industrial growth in 17 years....
21:26 2019-06-14

Apple in advanced talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business: WSJ Apple Inc is in advanced talks to buy chipmaker Intel Corp's smartphone-modem chip business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter....
01:13 2019-07-23

Chip, Dale, your whole damn childhood apparently coming to the DuckTales reboot Real quick, let’s get this out of the way up top: How the fuck did the universe conspire to somehow get us to write not just one, but two separate Newswire stories about Chip ‘N’ Dale’s Rescue Rangers in the summer of 20-goddamn-19? Are we trapped in the swing of some sort of irresistible nostalgia ...
05:26 2019-07-20

Apple bolsters its chip team by hiring architect who worked at ARM, Intel, AMD Enlarge / Apple's iPad Pro had a new, Apple-designed chip called the A12X that rivaled many high-end laptop CPUs in performance. (credit: Samuel Axon) Apple has hired an experienced CPU designer to join its team. Mike Filippo joined Apple last month with the title Architect, according to his Linke...
23:26 2019-06-27

Arm launches Flexible Access business model for agile chip design Arm is launching its Flexible Access business model that allows chip designers to experiment with different chip designs before they have to pay.Read More...
22:52 2019-07-16

China gives more chip design firms a tax break amid trade tensions China is making preferential tax treatment available to more chip design and software firms, in an effort to support domestic industries amid escalating trade tensions with the United States....
13:13 2019-05-22

Swiss blue-chip index set to open higher as bourse row begins The blue-chip Swiss Market Index was set to open 0.7% higher on Monday, pre-market indications from Julius Baer showed, as the first shots were fired in a tit-for tat stock market battle between Switzerland and the European Union....
09:39 2019-07-01

Applied Materials to buy Japan's Kokusai to bolster memory chip business U.S. chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc on Monday agreed to buy Japanese peer Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion from KKR & Co Inc , as it bets on rising demand for memory chips used in data centers, 5G phones and AI-powered devices....
21:39 2019-07-01

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P, Nasdaq close at records after reassuring chip news The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record closing highs on Wednesday after reassuring comments from Texas Instruments about global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings reports from Boeing and Caterpillar....
23:26 2019-07-24

Predator-style thermal vision could help blind people ‘see’ with brain chip Researchers have invented new bionic eye technology that allows patients to “see” again through special glasses that send electrical signals to an implant in the wearer’s brain. These signals stimulate the implant so it gives a pattern of light to the visual cortex of the brain, wh...
21:52 2019-08-12

Japan restricts chip smartphone materials exports to South Korea Companies like Samsung will likely be affected by the new export controls, which followed a series of court rulings demanding that Japan pay compensation to victims of forced labor during WWII....
15:00 2019-07-01

Apple in advanced talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business - WSJ Apple Inc is in advanced talks to buy chipmaker Intel Corp's smartphone-modem chip business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter....
02:39 2019-07-23

U.S. senators urge Trump not to use Huawei as bargaining chip in trade talks U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Marco Rubio on Thursday urged the Trump administration not to use Huawei Technologies Co as a bargaining chip in ongoing trade talks with China....
19:13 2019-06-13

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for August 2019 The Indian smartphone market has been extremely competitive, especially the whole segment from ₹10,000 to ₹20,000. The market is full of so many options that often it can be a bit of a challenge to choose the best smartphone for your needs. In this guide, we're looking at the swee...
22:13 2019-08-08

Best phones under Rs 12,000 in India for August 2019 Thanks to the ever-increasing competition in the budget smartphone segment in India, Indian smartphone buyers have never had it this good, especially in the sub-Rs 15,000 segment. There are options from several companies if you’re looking for a good smartphone under Rs 15,000, but options und...
23:13 2019-08-18

Best Mobile Phones to Buy Under Rs. 25,000 in India Today Best mobile phones under 25000: Poco F1 and Vivo V11 Pro feature in our top picks of best smartphones priced below Rs. 25,000. The list also includes Nokia 8, and Oppo F11 Pro....
15:39 2019-05-25

Now you can use Android phones, rather than passwords, to log in to Google* Enlarge It could soon become easier for Android users to securely log in to Web accounts. Starting today, Google is rolling out a service that lets people on version 7 and later of Google’s mobile operating system use their device’s fingerprint or screen lock instead of a password when visiting c...
02:26 2019-08-13

Two new Motorola phones coming soon: One Action and One Pro Motorola is on fire this year and not without reason, as Lenovo recently announced that the US-based company is profitable once more. After successfully launching the One Vision, Motorola is readying at least two more mid-range devices.Back in April, rumors about four Motorola smartphones that shoul...
08:26 2019-05-28

5G phones are expensive, but MediaTek wants to change that While we’ve seen the 1Gbps download speeds that we were promised with 5G, it’s only been in expensive flagship phones like the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, adding price to the list of obstacles standing between the average user and the super-fast mobile networks of the future.But that won&#x...
08:39 2019-05-29

Why Some Android Phones Don't Have the Play Store Huawei phones, Amazon tablets, and Google Pixel phones all run Android, but one of those groups of devices doesn’t have access to the Google Play Store—and another could lose it very soon. But why is that? If you’re wondering what exactly Android is and isn’t and why the Play Store only seems to app...
20:00 2019-05-29

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, needs it sent another seven times, just to be sure.Read more......
13:26 2019-08-16

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefits of 5G....
19:26 2019-08-16

Are foldable phones dead on arrival now? This year was supposed to be a paradigm-shifting one, where we go from the plebeian flat and rigid phone screens to getting a taste of the future where we will fold and roll and unfurl like the benevolent video-guzzlers we are. The first future-fetchers, however, turned out to be... how to euphemise...
19:26 2019-05-30

Some Pixel 3a phones are randomly shutting down It hasn't even been two full weeks since Google's 3a and 3a XL were released to the public and some users are already reporting phone-breaking bugs. According to users on a number of forums like Reddit and Google support pages, the new handsets suffe......
15:13 2019-05-21

Android phones come with pre-installed malware Google has made significant headway when it comes to removing malware from the Play Store but a recent Black Hat presentation from a Google Project Zero researcher has shined light on the fact that many devices ship with malicious apps pre-installed.Maddie Stone, who previously worked on the Android...
03:26 2019-08-14

5G in Australia: the best phones and networks ranked With the next generation of mobile data connectivity already beginning to spread across Australia, it's time we start to look at how to get the most out of 5G.You can check out our detailed look into what 5G actually is, but the short and sweet of it is that it's an improvement on 4G conne...
05:00 2019-07-25

|WATCH:Chinainstallssurveillanceappontourists'phones:report An investigative report by the New York Times, the Guardian, Motherboard, Süddeutsche Zeitung and German public broadcaster NDR has uncovered a systematic program to harvest data from the phones of tourists entering Xinjiang....
15:13 2019-08-09

Best "affordable flagship" phones in 2019 What are the best "affordable flagship phones" this year? To answer that, we have to first define the curious phenomenon of a "budget flagship". First, we know that people want the best phone they can get, but of course without paying the high bill that usually comes with a flagship. Many companies ...
16:26 2019-06-11

Best LG phones 2019: finding the best LG phone for you LG's phones may not seem like the most exciting devices on the market, as Samsung and Apple continue to dominate the premium smartphone space. Even the best LG phones have a bit of trouble keeping up, but they often have unique features that make them a bit more interesting than the competition...
15:13 2019-07-08

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to USB power banks for phones......
20:00 2019-06-07

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for June 2019 One of the extremely crowded mobile phone segment, the sub-Rs 15,000 budget range is making Indian consumers spoilt for choices. This particular segment is filled with phones by companies like Xiaomi, Samsung, Nokia among others making it harder for buyers to zero in on a single phone. Having said t...
12:26 2019-06-07

These are the Galaxy Note 10 phones in all their splendor The Galaxy Note 10 series is almost here, folks, but you don’t have to wait until August 7th to appreciate their design. Because if it wasn’t clear by now, the Note 10 phones do look amazing. The following images, all leaked press renders of the various Note 10 flavors that Samsung is ab...
14:52 2019-08-01

Case against Eddie Gallagher in doubt as fellow Navy SEAL says he, not Gallagher, killed prisoner U.S. Navy SEAL Corey Scott stated that it was he, not accused Special Warfare Chief Eddie Gallagher, who was responsible for the death of an injured Islamic State fighter in Iraq in 2017....
23:13 2019-06-20

Democrat Wendy Davis announces challenge to freshman Rep. Chip Roy in Texas district Davis garnered national attention in 2013 for a 13-hour-long filibuster in the Texas state Senate on legislation that included restrictive abortion regulations....
18:52 2019-07-22

S.Korea stocks drop as grim industry outlook hits chip giants Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korea's KOSPI stock index fell early on Thursday as a dimmer outlook of memory chip industry pulled down shares of chip giants — the heavyweights on the major index. The Korean won and the benchmark bond yield fell. ** As of 0225 GM...
07:26 2019-06-13

Japan Curbs Exports to South Korea, Hitting Global Chip Makers Japan tightened controls on exports to South Korea, hitting the supply chain for Korean-made technology products and heightening tensions between the two U.S. allies....
12:39 2019-07-01

UPDATE 1-Apple in advanced talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business - WSJ Apple Inc is in advanced talks to buy chipmaker Intel Corp's smartphone-modem chip business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter....
02:39 2019-07-23

UPDATE 1-Swiss blue-chip index set to open higher as bourse row begins The blue-chip Swiss Market Index was set to open 1% higher on Monday, pre-market indications from Julius Baer showed, as the first shots were fired in a tit-for tat stock market battle between Switzerland and the European Union....
09:39 2019-07-01

Explainer: China's rare earth supplies could be vital bargaining chip in U.S. trade war Rare earth elements are used in a wide range of consumer products, from iPhones to electric car motors, as well as military jet engines, satellites and lasers....
00:39 2019-05-23

UPDATE 1-U.S. senators urge Trump not to use Huawei as bargaining chip in trade talks U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Marco Rubio on Thursday urged the Trump administration not to use Huawei Technologies Co as a bargaining chip in trade talks with China that might allow expanded use of the company's equipment in the U.S. telecommunications industry....
19:13 2019-06-13

Tokyo shares rise as investors await earnings; chip sector rallies Japanese stocks edged higher on Tuesday morning, with the semiconductor sector leading the gains, tracking Wall Street moves, though trading remained thin ahead of the domestic earnings season for the April-June quarter....
05:01 2019-07-23

Japan-South Korea gloom spurs worries of 'never seen before' chip price spike Memory chip spot prices have risen for the first time this year, indicating grim warnings of "never seen before" spikes and a supply disruption could come to pass as a dispute between South Korea and Japan drags on....
12:26 2019-07-18

Foxconn picks chip-unit head for chairman, as Gou seeks Taiwan presidency Foxconn chose chip-unit boss Liu Young-way as chairman of the world's biggest electronics contract manufacturer to succeed Terry Gou, who is preparing to contest Taiwan's presidential elections next year....
10:00 2019-06-21

This year’s Computex was a wild ride with dueling chip releases, new laptops and 467 startups After a relatively quiet show last year, Computex picked up the pace this year, with dueling chip launches by rivals AMD and Intel and a slew of laptop releases from Asus, Qualcomm, Nvidia, Lenovo and other companies. Founded in 1981, the trade show, which took place last week from May 28 to June 1,...
22:52 2019-06-05

Rep. Chip Roy visits Colorado ICE facility where protesters replaced American flag with Mexico's A Texas congressman visited a Colorado Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility where left-wing protesters raised a Mexican flag in place of the American flag. ...
23:00 2019-07-15

Washington's Huawei reprieve triggers relief rally in bruised EU chip stocks Shares in European semiconductor companies, one of the most sensitive sectors to the global trade tensions, recovered from their worst day in 4-1/2 months on Tuesday after the White House backtracked overnight on tough limits on China's Huawei....
17:26 2019-05-21

Chip and Joanna Gaines' Baby Boy Crew Takes His First Steps at Magnolia Farms Crew Gaines is on the move! Just days after celebrating his 1st birthday, proud pops Chip Gaines took to Instagram with a very special update from Magnolia Farms. His and Joanna......
07:00 2019-07-16

American Threat to Huawei's Chip Maker Shows Chinese Tech Isn't Self-Sufficient Huawei has spent 15 years and billions of dollars building an advanced semiconductor maker, with the goal of making the Chinese telecom giant self-sufficient. A U.S. blacklisting stands to set it back years in that goal....
08:13 2019-06-03

Tesla Model 3 owner implants key card chip into her arm to unlock and start her vehicle No key, no problem. This Tesla Model 3 owner removed the RFID chip from the vehicle’s key card and implanted it in her arm so she can unlock her car.       ...
06:39 2019-08-14

China's Xiaomi continues chip strategy revamp with investment in semiconductor designer China's Xiaomi Corp has taken a stake of roughly 6% in compatriot chip designer VeriSilicon Holdings Co Ltd, as the smartphone maker revamps its years-long pursuit of success in semiconductors which it sees as central to driving innovation....
08:26 2019-07-15

Japan-South Korea dispute may be good news for memory chip prices If Japan takes away special trade privileges from South Korea, Samsung could be forced to look for alternative suppliers for its memory chips and that could give prices a boost, says Mark Newman from Sanford C. Bernstein....
07:00 2019-08-01

Phil Mickelson nails amazing chip shot in Jim Nantz's backyard Phil Mickelson, working on his chipping game before U.S. Open, drops a hole in one on Jim Nantz's replica of famed No. 7 hole at Pebble Beach.        ...
05:13 2019-06-06

Doyel: Hit hard and carry a big chip — Colts LB Darius Leonard will never be satisfied Not even an All-Pro rookie season - he led NFL in tackles, was named Defensive Rookie of Year - can knock chip off Colts LB Darius Leonard's shoulder.       ...
21:52 2019-06-13

Toyota Forms Chip Venture With Denso Amid Shift To Self-Driving Cars Autonomous driving systems will also need the capacity to sense the world around them, interpret that data, and then make decisions such as whether to brake or veer to the right to avoid an obstacle,......
14:39 2019-07-10

iPhone 11 Pro may feature shatter-resistant body, live video editing, and AMX chip More major internal and external changes are coming to Apple's new flagship iPhones and iPads than were previously expected, according to a new report.Read More...
18:52 2019-08-22

South Korean chip giants face 'strangling' from Japanese export curbs South Korean chipmakers are hitting a dead end in their quest to find alternatives for key Japanese materials that have been slapped with export restrictions, raising the prospect of major disruption to their operations in the coming months....
08:52 2019-08-01

Tiger Woods 'stiff' in pro-am, casts some doubt over outlook for Northern Trust playoff opener Tiger Woods did not hit any full-swing shots over the last nine holes of his practice round at Northern Trust pro-am and later said he felt 'stiff.'        ...
01:13 2019-08-08

Mediatek's 5G chipsets are ready for cheaper next-gen phones The first wave of 5G devices carried a high premium, but MediaTek is working hard to ensure that budget handsets aren't left behind. The company has announced a new 5G-compatible system-on-chip that will offer decent performance and 5G connectivity t......
09:52 2019-05-29

Google is bringing a one-tap SOS button to some Android phones In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whether that's because you're injured, in a dangerous situation or have a speech impairment, Google want......
21:26 2019-08-01

Huawei has already shipped 100 million phones in 2019 After shipping 206 million smartphones last year (half of them sent out of China), Huawei delivered 59 million units in the first quarter of this year. That was up 50.3% on an annual basis and put Huawei ahead of Apple and trailing only Samsung in the global rankings. The company was gaining momentu...
21:39 2019-06-21

Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban (BEIJING) — Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech giant faces the possible loss of other features and support. The announcement highlighted the growing damage to Huawei from Washington’s order. The...
15:00 2019-05-21

Sprint 5G: coverage map, phones and speed tests The Sprint 5G coverage map is live in select US cities and they’re the second American carrier with a 5G phone. That’s a pretty good start for the nation’s fourth-largest network.Sprint 5G speed tests were found to offer 350 and 450 Mbps in Dallas, Texas, according to Tom’...
01:26 2019-06-08

How 5G and foldable phones will benefit streaming companies 5G and foldable phones: have there been any technology trends in the news as much as these two? 5G promises massive capacity and low latency beyond what 4G can deliver. It brings greater speed (the ability to move more data faster), lower latency (everything’s more responsive), and will ...
16:52 2019-05-22

Consumers Will Be Able to Pay for Doctor Visits on Their Phones, Via Anthem Anthem is launching an app to help consumers schedule and pay for medical visits through their smartphones, as well as learn potential diagnoses and text with doctors....
14:26 2019-07-22

EE stops selling Huawei phones as it launches 5G EE will not be selling the next generation of Huawei phones due to concerns about whether the devices could receive operating system updates from Google....
13:13 2019-05-22

Many Teens Check Their Phones in Middle of Night Teenagers are so attached to their smartphones that more than a third of them wake up in the middle of the night and check the devices, according to a new survey....
06:52 2019-05-29

How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach. That is what some families are doing to help kids. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.       ...
16:13 2019-07-08

The best Samsung phones of 2019: finding the right Galaxy for you There are a lot of good Samsung phones out there from today and yesteryear, but how do they rank against each other? We're here to help you find out.Samsung is the biggest name in Android phones, and for good reason: the company's flagship Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus and Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ...
18:26 2019-06-10

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it has been reported....
13:26 2019-07-03

Verizon to start locking phones for 60 days Verizon has succeeded in gaining a partial waiver from the "C-block rules" put in place in 2007 which allows the carrier to add a temporary lock on all new phones....
19:13 2019-06-27

UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent U.N. panel is calling for much greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world’s people, and a senior Google executive says mobile phones with internet access are being created to sell for about $20 to help make this possible. Goog...
03:26 2019-06-11

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for June 2019 The camera is a very important element of a smartphone today. As such, it's a no-brainer for smartphone makers to double down on their camera tech and make it further accessible.With the rise of dual and triple cameras on a phone, the sub-Rs 20,000 budget category has perhaps the largest range ...
12:52 2019-06-10

AT&T employees bribed with $1M to unlock millions of phones AT&T employees unlocked millions of mobile phones to plant malware and remove the phones from the provider’s network — all for thousands of dollars in bribes. The details were revealed after the US Department of Justice (DoJ) opened a case against Muhammad Fahd, who has been accused of running a fra...
19:13 2019-08-07

Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
13:39 2019-06-07

Opinion: Banning phones from roads is easier said than done The campaign to eradicate mobile phone usage is promising, but is there any feasible means of enforcing such a law? While today’s Transport Committee report shines a welcome spotlight on the epidemic of mobile phone use at the wheel, a request from MPs for tougher enforcement is merely talk until a...
18:26 2019-08-13

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their phones....
17:00 2019-07-03

New Huawei Phones Won't Come With Facebook, Instagram or WhatsApp Facebook will no longer allow its apps to come pre-installed on mobile devices made by Huawei Technologies following the U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech giant, dealing another blow to its booming smartphone business....
18:13 2019-06-07

The number of Nokia phones on US carriers grows to four with the 3.1 A and 3.1 C While the entry-level Nokia 2.2 is not officially scheduled for a commercial US release (at least not yet), the revived and rapidly growing brand already has a couple of other Android handsets headed to American carriers. Technically, the Nokia 3.1 A and Nokia 3.1 C are one and the same phone, the l...
16:39 2019-06-07

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
14:52 2019-07-03

Android Q Beta 4 bricks some Pixel phones Some Pixel owners who have installed the Android Q Beta 4 update that was released today are discovering an issue that Google didn't intend to be included with the latest beta version of the next Android build. According to several Reddit posters (via Android Police), the new update has bricked thei...
15:13 2019-06-07

Snapdragon 855: phones list, specs and benchmarks There's a good chance that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is powering your smartphone if you bought a new device in 2019 and it's an Android. This small, 7nm chip delivers some impressive performance benchmarks for the new Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, LG G8, and OnePlus 7 Pro, among ...
08:13 2019-07-03

Verizon 5G: phones, coverage map and rollout cities While Verizon started rolling out 5G for homes last fall, it's currently bringing the next generation of mobile communication tech online with a nationwide rollout this year. But where is it coming first and which phones will you be able to use on it?The carrier hasn’t released any speci...
23:39 2019-05-31

Honor 20 launch live blog: everything about the new phones as it happens Honor - the Chinese sub-brand of Huawei - has had a turbulent few days after restrictions were placed on the company's use of Android, but nevertheless it's still going ahead with its next big phone launch.We're now reporting on the he Honor 20 Pro and Honor 20 launch live, at the com...
15:52 2019-05-21

Best budget smartphones in India 2019: phones under Rs 10,000 When it comes to more affordable smartphones there are devices existing in the market that have the latest mid-range processors, priced affordably.Moreover, there is a lot to come. We were expecting the Moto G7 Play to debut under the given budget, but the cheapest it could go is Rs 11,999. If ...
12:26 2019-06-07

T-Mobile 5G: phones, coverage map and cities rollout Next-gen 5G mobile networks are starting to launch all over the country to help users casually download data at lightning-fast speeds, and T-Mobile has its own.But unlike Verizon, Sprint and AT&T, T-Mobile has only confirmed a single 5G phone that will work on its 5G network. Why? Because of the net...
01:39 2019-06-01

The Triggers That Make Us Check Our Phones Most Often... and How to Fight Them Reaching for your phone in moments of silence, or because you simply struggle to disconnect, can be socially rude and emotionally tiring (especially if you’re a news fan). University of Washington researchers believe they have identified four common triggers that prompt us to take our phones out, an...
18:13 2019-05-27

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for August 2019 Two years ago, finding a budget smartphone with a good camera would have been possible only if you went the seconds route and bought a used smartphone. Fast forward to 2019, though, and the entire scenario has changed for good.Still, it is easy to get lost in the megapixel race. Smartphone makers tr...
23:26 2019-08-21

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we've moved Huawe...
10:39 2019-05-30

Intel hires Xbox chip architect John Sell and Apple’s Manisha Pandya Intel has hired John Sell, the chief architect of next-generation console chips at Microsoft. Sell worked on the chips for the Xbox One, Xbox One X, and the upcoming Project Scarlet.Read More...
00:26 2019-06-14

Samsung Electronics' second-quarter profit likely halved as Huawei woes worsen chip glut Samsung Electronics is likely to say second-quarter profit more than halved when it reports preliminary earnings on Friday, data showed, as a drop in memory chip shipments to China's embattled Huawei exacerbated a price-squeezing supply glut....
08:52 2019-07-03

Joanna Gaines shares a sweet message to husband Chip on their 16th wedding anniversary Former "Fixer Upper" stars Joanna and Chip Gaines are celebrating 16 years of marriage, "and it feels like we're just getting started."        ...
20:26 2019-06-02

Tigers trade chip Nick Castellanos rips home stadium: ‘This park’s a joke’ Detroit Tigers outfielder Nick Castellanos helped break the team’s six-game losing streak Sunday by slamming a walk-off homer, but he isn’t as thrilled as expected. A frustrated Castellano used the moment to rip his team’s home ballpark for how deep it is to center field, feeling it has cost t...
20:13 2019-07-23

Bill Gates and Travis Kalanick invest in A.I. chip start-up using light to move data Luminous wants to use silicon photonics — a way to move data quickly with light — to build a chip that can outperform Google's latest AI hardware....
15:52 2019-06-04

STMicro lowers full-year sales guidance as chip market remains volatile Franco-Italian chipmaker STMicroelectronics lowered its full-year sales guidance on Thursday in spite of improved activity in the second-quarter, signaling how the sector remains volatile given trade tensions between the United States and China....
10:52 2019-07-25

Amid U.S. tech squeeze, China's Tsinghua Unigroup forms new DRAM chip unit Chinese state-backed semiconductor conglomerate Tsinghua Unigroup said it has formed a new business unit for producing DRAM, a type of memory chip dominated by companies in South Korea and the United States....
14:39 2019-07-01

Wall Street mixed as chip rally counters dismal Caterpillar, Boeing earnings U.S. indexes were off their session lows on Wednesday as a rally in semiconductor stocks on reassuring comments from Texas Instruments on global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings from bellwethers Boeing and Caterpillar....
18:52 2019-07-24

Toshiba Memory says central Japan chip plant to resume full production by mid-July Toshiba Memory Corp, the world's second-biggest producer of NAND flash memory chips, said on Friday its plant in central Japan will resume full production by mid-July....
03:00 2019-06-28

Exclusive: Top Japanese chip gear firm to honor U.S. blacklist of Chinese firms - executive Japan's Tokyo Electron, the world's No.3 supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, will not supply to Chinese clients blacklisted by Washington, a senior company executive told Reuters....
14:13 2019-06-11

Dublin Mudslide, Wavy Gravy, Java Chip: 18 iconic ice cream flavors we wish would come back Today, thanks to improved technology and expanding tastes, there seems to be no limit on what ice cream can be flavored with.       ...
21:26 2019-07-02

Japan shares jump as Fed signals month-end rate cut, chip sector lead gains Japanese stocks rebounded solidly on Friday from the previous day's tumble, as riskier assets got a lift after a senior Federal Reserve official bolstered expectation of a U.S. rate cut later this month, with the semiconductor sector leading the gains....
11:52 2019-07-19

Qualcomm stock slips after judge rules it violated antitrust rules Qualcomm used unlawful, anticompetitive practices to license patents for modems used in mobile phones, a judge has ruled in a case brought by the US trade regulator, ordering it to renegotiate major deals and change how it does business. Shares of the company, which have soared since it settled a ma...
21:26 2019-05-22

Federal judge rules Qualcomm violated antitrust rules Roughly five months after the Federal Trade Commission and Qualcomm entered the courtroom over charges that Qualcomm engaged in anti-competitive behavior, a federal judge has sided with the FTC. In a decision shared Tuesday night, US District Judge L......
16:52 2019-05-22

Huawei reportedly cuts shipments of its flagship phones After being banned from accessing its U.S. supply chain, Huawei decided in May to stop taking orders for its low and mid-range handsets that aren't powered by the company's Kirin chipsets. Huawei has reportedly stockpiled a year's worth of chips and components in anticipation of such a ban, but acco...
05:13 2019-06-20

Google wants Android phones and Chromebooks working more closely together You've already got several options when it comes to linking an Android phone with a Chrome OS laptop, but it's not on the same scale as, say, Apple MacBooks and iPhones. Now it looks as though upgrades are in the pipeline.New code snippets reported by Chrome Story point towards Android and...
19:52 2019-05-25

Sheikh Hasina Phones PM Modi, Congratulates Him On Big Victory Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday telephoned her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his victory in the general elections during which the two leaders pledged to......
03:00 2019-05-24

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, Oppo Reno 5G, and more 5G phones hit UK shelves We're slowly seeing 5G in the UK become a larger-scale operation – first Vodafone made the first 5G phone available to buy, then EE launched the first 5G network with one phone running on it, but a few more phones are now available on the network, making it a more viable choice for all u...
12:26 2019-06-07

Mobile Phones a Flight Danger? They Are on These Boeing Jets US government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes....
15:39 2019-07-19

Huawei: we've been good for Android, our phones will still get app and security updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is reviewing the requirements that Trump's admin imposed ...
17:26 2019-05-21

The Hottest Phones for the Next Billion Users Aren't Smartphones Millions of first-time internet consumers are connecting to the web on a new breed of device that only costs about $25. These smart feature phones make up one of the industry’s fastest-growing and least-known segments....
14:13 2019-07-23

The Lies, Filters and Missing Phones of 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days So, you've met the love of your life on the internet and they live in a foreign country. What do you do? You go on TLC's 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days, put your life on display......
22:13 2019-08-12

The best smartphone of 2019: 15 top mobile phones tested and ranked Our best smartphone list brings you 15 of the best phones available right now, but if you already have your mobile OS alliance set you'll want to check out either our best Android phone or best iPhone ranking.If what's on offer in our best smartphone list is a little too pricey for your ta...
18:26 2019-06-10

Oppo renders remind us that foldable phones are still a 'thing' It's been a long time since we last heard news about foldable phones, either in terms of real handsets or prospective ones in the form of leaks and renders – but some new images have popped up to remind us of this once-exciting form factor.Recently-published renders of a phone from Oppo,...
12:52 2019-06-10

Huawei just confirmed some info about its mobile OS, but it would rather use Android on phones We’ve been talking about Huawei’s upcoming new Android-based operating system for a few weeks now, ever since Trump’s ban came into effect. We’ve even seen the Chinese company register a Hongmeng trademark in several markets, and that’s what we’ve been calling the...
01:39 2019-07-13

Surveillance app installed on phones of Xinjiang visitors: report China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
14:00 2019-07-03

PM targets drugs, weapons and phones in prison crackdown Prisons must not be "factories for making bad people worse", Boris Johnson has warned, as he announced £100m investment to boost security and cut crime in jails....
08:00 2019-08-13

HTC stops selling phones in UK while patent dispute rumbles on HTC has stopped selling phones through its UK website while a patent issue plays out. Its handsets are all listed as out of stock, including the Exodus 1 blockchain phone, though the company is still selling them in other nations. They're also availa......
03:39 2019-08-06

| Mobile phones are replacing bank accounts in Africa Sub-Saharan Africa has more mobile-money accounts than anywhere else in the world with about 396 million registered users at the end of 2018, a 14% increase from a year earlier, according to the GSM Association....
18:26 2019-08-13

FCC ruling gives Verizon approval to lock new phones for 60 days Back in February, Verizon asked the FCC to allow it to SIM lock for 60 days all new phones that it sells. At the time, the nation's largest carrier said that it requested this to protect its customers from fraud and identity theft. Because the company is the only one of the four major wireless opera...
18:39 2019-06-27

Samsung Galaxy M-Series Phones Discounted by Up To Rs. 1,000 on Amazon Samsung Galaxy M30, Galaxy M20, and Galaxy M10 are currently available with a discount of up to Rs. 1,000 on their original asking price, and more offers in tow....
11:39 2019-07-22

Best cheap phones 2019: our top budget mobiles in India Notches, the disappearing 3.5mm headphone jack and multiple cameras are all the rage this year. Not to mention making screens as bezel-less as possible. Once flagship models initiate a design or functionality trend, it's rare that new devices in the budget segment don't follow. In Ind...
07:26 2019-06-24

Exclusive: Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook Inc is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
08:26 2019-06-07

Man charged with bribing AT&T staff to illegally unlock phones There's no question that there's a market for unlocked phones, but one man may have been too eager to profit from that demand. The US has charged Pakistani citizen Muhammad Fahd with bribing staff at AT&T's call center in Bothell, Washington to......
12:26 2019-08-07

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: The Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart Big Billion Days and Amazon Prime Day sales are currently live and you can grab some decent offers on mobile phones. We have handpicked the best deals you can grab on some popular smartphones......
10:13 2019-07-16

iPhone 11: here's what we know about new phones, expected release date Apple is expected to offer marginal upgrades, mostly with performance, and an upgraded camera for the top of the line models with three lenses, vs. 2.       ...
22:13 2019-08-16

Best budget and affordable phones in 2019: a buyer's guide When it comes to technology, some people just don’t find it reasonable to spend crazy amounts of money on a gadget that gets old in just a couple of years. Yet, those same people still want the full smartphone experience, the camera, the apps, and the speed. Are there any affordable phones that woul...
16:26 2019-06-11

Facebook will no longer preinstall its apps on Huawei phones Facebook will no longer pre-install its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese firm as it struggles in the wake of a U.S. trade ban.Read More...
11:26 2019-06-07

Apple and Huawei make the toughest phones, says study It may not come as a surprise that Apple makes quality phones that rarely need to be repaired - after all, it makes the most expensive phones on average - but putting Huawei high up on that list is pretty telling, too. Research firm Harris Interactive followed 130050 after-sale interventions from th...
12:13 2019-06-07

Verizon CEO expects 5G in 50% of U.S. land by 2020, 50% of phones by 2024 A prickly TV interview suggested that 5G might take longer to reach customers than expected, but Vestberg's responses aren't as bad as they first looked.Read More...
17:52 2019-08-01

Best phones in Australia 2019: top 10 smartphones tested and ranked UPDATE: Samsung's powerful Galaxy S10 5G has arrived and landed straight into our list of the best phones in Australia for 2019. Read on to find out where it placed!2018 was a stellar year for smartphones, and while 2019 is set to be even better, there's no denying that last year's ph...
10:39 2019-07-10

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares bounce back after a big sell-off....
18:26 2019-08-13

Amazon's Big Sale on Mobile Phones Kicks Off, Here Are the Best Offers Amazon's Fab Phones Fest sale has kicked off today with deals and offers on a bunch of popular smartphones. The sale will continue until June 13. We have picked out some of the best deals and offers......
15:00 2019-06-10

Loads of OnePlus 7 features are coming to older phones If you can’t justify upgrading to a OnePlus 7 or OnePlus 7 Pro you won’t necessarily have to miss out on all their new features, as OnePlus has revealed that a large number of them are coming to the OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5.All of these phones are set to get Zen ...
13:00 2019-05-29

EE and Vodafone drop Huawei phones from 5G network launch EE is to be first next-generation mobile network in UK, going live in six cities on 30 MayThe mobile operators EE and Vodafone have dropped Huawei phones from their 5G launch plans, as the backlash in the UK against the Chinese company gathers pace.Huawei was then dealt a further blow on Wednesday w...
23:13 2019-05-22

Canadian sentenced for selling encrypted phones to criminals SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Canadian man who sold encrypted Blackberry smartphones to criminals worldwide has been sentenced to nine years in prison. The San Diego Union-Tribune says Vincent Ramos was sentenced Tuesday in San Diego for helping clients including the Sinaloa drug cartel in Mexico and Hells Ang...
06:00 2019-05-29

Apple and Samsung earnings show most people don't want $1,000 phones Apple and Samsung's earnings both show that sales of expensive premium phones are down. Instead, people want affordable phones with good cameras and long battery life....
19:26 2019-07-31

Many teens sleep with their phones, survey finds — just like their parents Researchers long have warned that poor sleep habits from mobile usage can undermine cognitive functioning and mental health while increasing obesity rates....
06:52 2019-05-29

The best Motorola phones of 2019: find the best Moto smartphone for you If you're looking at an affordable smartphone, you've surely noticed that there are plenty of Motorola handsets covering a variety of lower price points, which can make it a bit confusing when trying to pick a specific new phone.While none of Motorola's phones go toe-to-toe with flags...
18:26 2019-06-10

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: Here Are the Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart and Amazon are in the middle of their Independence Day (August 15) special sales right now. Both the popular online marketplaces are offering hundreds of deals. We've picked out the best......
13:13 2019-08-09

European shares flat ahead of U.S. jobs data; Samsung's outlook hits chip sector European shares treaded water in early deals on Friday, as investors stayed on the sidelines before a crucial U.S. jobs report, while semiconductor stocks slipped after Samsung Electronics's downbeat profit forecast....
11:26 2019-07-05

HTC halts U11 Android 9.0 Pie update rollout following reports of bricked phones HTC released the Android 9.0 Pie update for the HTC U11 about a week ago but decided to halt the rollout after just two days. Apparently, many HTC U11 users who upgraded to Android 9.0 Pie have had their smartphones bricked.Specifically, after updating to Android 9.0 Pie, HTC U11 users couldn't get ...
08:52 2019-06-06

EMUI 9.1 Beta Testing for 14 Huawei, Honor Phones Goes Live Huawei has kicked off EMUI 9.1 beta testing for a total of 14 Huawei and Honor-branded phones in China, with more devices set to get the beta update soon....
19:13 2019-06-03