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Markets are psyched for a Republican victory in Congress that gives the GOP control of the Senate in addition to the House.
Qualcomm said in its second-quarter earnings report that China will be a headache to the company's bottom line and stock price.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 3- Intel Corp on Monday awarded $500,000 to a group of do-it-yourselfers who developed a wristband that converts to a camera-equipped drone to win a contest the chipmaker hopes will help guarantee it a leading position in the emerging market for wearable computing devices. Falling behind Qualcomm in recent years after it was slow to embrace...
NXP Semiconductors develops software that could make self-driving cars possible, CEO Rick Clemmer says.
IHS Technology tore apart a 2013 Tesla Model S to find out all the components that make the vehicle—the head unit alone holds nearly 5,300 parts.
Oct 22- For two decades, companies that buy software patents to sue technology giants have been the scourge of Silicon Valley. Reviled as patent trolls, they have attacked everything from Google's online ads to Apple's iPhone features, sometimes winning hundreds of millions of dollars. NetApp, a Silicon Valley maker of sophisticated data storage devices, last...
Oct 21- Magic Leap Inc, a startup focused on augmented reality technology, said it raised $542 million in a funding round led by Google Inc.. Investors in the latest round included Qualcomm Inc, the world's No.1 mobile phone chipmaker, Andreessen Horowitz, KKR and Legendary Entertainment. Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps at Google,...
Oct 21- Magic Leap Inc, a startup focused on augmented reality technology, said it raised $542 million in a funding round led by Google Inc, which also attracted investment from Qualcomm Inc, the world's No. 1 mobile phone chipmaker. Magic Leap said it would use the funds for product development and marketing of its mobile wearable system, among other things.
Entertainer and entrepreneur will.i.am unveiled "The Puls" smartwatch in hopes of blending fashion and technology.
The Galaxy Note series has done quite well for the company, and this week it will launch its fourth-generation 'phablet,' the Galaxy Note 4, Re/code.
European shares closed sharply on Wednesday as investors shunned risky assets on fears of crumbling global growth and weak economic data.
Qualcomm has struck a deal to buy British chipmaker CSR for $2.5 billion, giving it access to technology that can connect devices over the Internet.
Intel and Qualcomm appear attractive for the next quarter or two, Christopher Rolland of FBR Capital Markets says.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Qualcomm beats out possible bidder Microchip for CSR. *CSR purchase helps Qualcomm diversify beyond phones. Qualcomm Inc agreed to buy CSR Plc for $2.5 billion, offering what it hopes is a knock-out blow to win the British Bluetooth specialist which is growing in areas like automotive and wearable devices.
Qualcomm has agreed to buy chip maker CSR for $2.5 billion, pushing out its rival Microchip Technology to win the British Bluetooth specialist.
LONDON, Oct 15- Qualcomm Inc has agreed to buy chip maker CSR Plc for $2.5 billion, pushing out its rival Microchip Technology to win the British Bluetooth specialist which is growing in areas like automotive and wearable devices. Qualcomm, the world's number one mobile chipmaker, has agreed to pay 900 pence a share in cash for CSR, representing a 56.5 percent...
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Intel's mobile and communications group took in a scant $1 million in revenue in the third quarter, underscoring the challenge the top chipmaker faces expanding into smartphones and tablets. Progress in Intel's smartphone and tablet strategy was less clear. Intel's subsidies are meant to reduce the burden to manufacturers of designing...
BEIJING/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Intel's investment of up to $1.5 billion in two fast-growing Chinese mobile chipmakers has effectively aligned the U.S. giant with a third party- a Beijing government intent on producing a viable domestic challenger to the likes of Qualcomm and Samsung. The deal hashed out by Intel Corp Chief Executive Brian Krzanich over 24 hours...
The company's pay practices and attitude toward women will likely be taken up at the board level, according to one director, Maria Klawe.