Jun 30, 2021

MWC 2021: Mobile industry players commit to support 5G mmWave

The companies announce their collective support for the next-gen technology to drive availability of 5G mmWave networks.

Jan 6, 2021

Qualcomm taps its own as new chief exec

The US chipmaker announces the appointment of Cristiano Amon as its new CEO.

Sep 23, 2020

First Nokia 5G-ready phone now available

HMD Global debuts the first Nokia 5G phone, alongside the budget Nokia 2.4 and the midrange Nokia 3.4.

Oct 17, 2019

Sonion Joins Global Qualcomm Extension Program

Sonion®, global leader in designing and manufacturing components and solutions for hearing aids, in-ear earphones and hearables/wearables, today announced that it is now a member of the Qualcomm® Extension Program and will offer the Sonion Voice Pick Up Bone Sensor on the Qualcomm®Ultra-Low Power QCC5100 Bluetooth SoC series in Q1 2020.

Jul 18, 2019

EU slaps Qualcomm with EUR242m antitrust fine

The European Commission accuses the chipmaker of abusing its market dominance in 3G baseband chipsets.

Jul 1, 2019

Chipmakers' revenue hurt by US-China trade war

Chipmakers and electronics manufacturers that depend on China for sales took a knock in the first quarter of 2019, according to a TrendForce report.


Uber, Microsoft to help WEF restore trust in tech

Some of tech and science’s biggest names will chair six new World Economic Forum councils on the fourth industrial revolution.

May 24, 2019

Huawei SA says local users unaffected by US ban

The Chinese telecoms giant says its devices in South Africans’ hands are completely unaffected by what is happening in the US, after Huawei was added to a US trade blacklist.

May 20, 2019

Trump blacklist sees Google restrict some Huawei business

The Chinese tech giant will reportedly lose access to updates to Google's Android operating system and future Huawei smartphones will not have access to the Google Play Store.

Apr 17, 2019

Intel ditches 5G smartphone modem business

Following an agreement to dismiss all litigation between Apple and Qualcomm, Intel says it will exit the 5G smartphone modem business.

Jan 4, 2019

Qualcomm seeks iPhone sale ban in Germany

The chipmaker posts bonds as part of a legal requirement by a German court, which found that Apple had infringed its patents.

Dec 21, 2018

Apple to pull some iPhones in Germany as Qualcomm extends global wins

Qualcomm seals another victory against Apple, forcing the iPhone maker to suspend sale of some older models in Germany.

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