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CFIUS Cometh: What this Obscure Agency Does and Why It Matters to Your Fund or Startup

Evan J. Zimmerman Contributor Evan J. Zimmerman is an entrepreneur, investor, and writer. He is the Chairman of Jovono and Chairman of the Clinton Health Access Initiative technology council. He is a partner and director in Mighty Mug/Mighty Products, Inc, and chairman of Brush Up Club, an innovative oral health company. On January 12, 2016, Grindr announced it had sold a 60% controlling stake in the company to Beijing Kunlun Tech, a Chinese gaming firm, valu...
Tags: Asia, Column, Finance, Government, Hack, M&A, Policy, Private Equity, Startups, TC, Venture Capital, A123, Ant Financial, Antitrust, Broadcom, CFIUS


Here are all the Huawei products that could be in jeopardy now that major US companies have cut ties with the Chinese tech giant

Huawei's placement on the US government's trade blacklist will likely require the Chinese tech giant to rethink the way it develops key products across its smartphone, laptop, and wearable lines. Since the US government added Huawei to the list, companies such as Google, Qualcomm, Intel, and others have suspended business with the Chinese firm. Here's a look at the Huawei product lines that could be impacted. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  The US government recently plac...
Tags: Apple, Google, New York, Microsoft, California, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Intel, Bbc, United Kingdom, Nvidia, Huawei, Qualcomm, Micron


Here are the Huawei products at risk thanks to Trump's ban and the brewing tech Cold War

Huawei's placement on the US government's trade blacklist will likely require the Chinese tech giant to rethink the way it develops key products across its smartphone, laptop, and wearable lines. Since the US government added Huawei to the list, companies such as Google, Qualcomm, and Intel have suspended business with the Chinese company. Here's a look at the Huawei product lines that could be affected. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The US government recently placed the...
Tags: Apple, Google, New York, Microsoft, California, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Intel, Bbc, United Kingdom, Nvidia, Huawei, Qualcomm, Micron


Here are all the companies that have cut ties with Huawei, dealing the Chinese tech giant a crushing blow

Last week the US government blacklisted Huawei. Major US companies like Google, Qualcomm, and Intel were quick to sever business ties with the company to comply with the order. Firms outside of the US have also decided to cut ties with Huawei, including in the UK and Japan. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Since the US government blacklisted Chinese tech giant Huawei, a slew of companies have cut ties with the firm. Last week President Donald Trump signed an executive order...
Tags: Google, Japan, UK, Microsoft, China, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Intel, Bbc, Vodafone, Panasonic, Ee, Donald Trump, Huawei, Qualcomm


Huawei says its homemade operating system could be ready to replace Android by early 2020

Richard Yu, the head of Huawei's consumer division, told CNBC that the company's own operating system could be ready to replace Google and Microsoft operating systems by early 2020. Google cut off Huawei's access to its Android operating system after the US government blacklisted the company — although a 90-day license means Google has put that suspension on hold. Yu said that outside of China, the Huawei OS would be ready by Q1 or Q2 of next year. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more st...
Tags: Google, Microsoft, China, US, Trends, Huawei, Qualcomm, Cnbc, Yu, US Department of Commerce, Richard Yu, App Gallery, Samsung Galaxy Fold, Yu He, Yu Read


Markets slide as Panasonic joins list of firms walking away from Huawei

Panasonic joins Google, Intel and Qualcomm following US ban in what is beginning to shape up as a tech cold war Panasonic has joined the growing list of companies to sever ties with Huawei by announcing that it will stop supplying some components to the Chinese technology conglomerate after a US ban over security concerns.The decision by the Japanese firm on Thursday sent Asia Pacific shares falling again and came a day after four major Japanese and British mobile carriers said they would delay ...
Tags: Technology, China, US, World news, Asia Pacific, Panasonic, Huawei, Qualcomm, Google Intel


Apple-Qualcomm Settlement Expected to Stand Despite FTC Ruling

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh sided Tuesday with the Federal Trade Commission in a case brought in 2017 accusing Qualcomm of anti-competitive practices. The ruling comes one month after Qualcomm and Apple settled a similar lawsuit brought by the iPhone maker. Qualcomm Will appeal Koh’s ruling and ask for a stay.
Tags: Apple, Science, Qualcomm, Federal Trade Commission, Koh, Lucy Koh


FTC Ruling Against Qualcomm Looks Onerous to Analysts

Given the “somewhat schizophrenic” behavior of the government, the analyst sees the possibility of winning on appeal, especially due to the recent Apple settlement. Qualcomm said it “strongly disagrees” with U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh’s ruling and will seek an immediate stay and appeal. “We strongly disagree with the judge’s conclusions, her interpretation of the facts and her application of the law,” said Don Rosenberg, executive vice president and general counsel of Qualcomm.
Tags: Apple, Science, Qualcomm, Lucy Koh, Don Rosenberg, FTC Ruling Against Qualcomm


US Judge Says Qualcomm Violated Antitrust Law

Qualcomm 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. From a report: The decision issued late Tuesday night by U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, caused Qualcomm shares to plunge 9.5 percent in early trading on Wednesday. "Qualcomm's licensing practices have strangled competition" in p...
Tags: California, US, Tech, San Diego, Qualcomm, Koh, San Jose California, Lucy Koh, Don Rosenberg, Qualcomm Violated Antitrust Law


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 to monitoring for…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Antitrust, Qualcomm, Ftc, Lucy H Koh, Federal Trade Commission Late


KaiOS raises $50M, hits 100M handsets powered by its feature phone OS

While Android and iOS have locked up the market for smartphone operating systems, a feature phone platform that has the distinction of being the world’s third biggest mobile OS is announcing a hefty round of funding to continue its expansion. KaiOS, which makes the OS that powers devices like Nokia’s feature phones and Jio’s devices out of India, has raised $50 million from Cathay Innovation (which led the round) and previous investors Google and TCL Holdings. The funding takes the total raised ...
Tags: Firefox, Google, Fundings & Exits, Mobile, China, India, Funding, Nokia, US, Tech, Barcelona, Huawei, Qualcomm, Tcl, PitchBook, Jio


KaiOS raises $50M more, hits 100M handsets powered by its feature phone OS

While Android and iOS have locked up the market for smartphone operating systems, a feature phone platform that has the distinction of being the world’s third biggest mobile OS is announcing a hefty round of funding to continue its expansion. KaiOS, which makes the OS that powers devices like Nokia’s feature phones and Jio’s devices out of India, has raised $50 million from Cathay Innovation (which led the round) and previous investors Google and TCL Holdings. The funding takes the total raised ...
Tags: Firefox, Google, China, India, Funding, Nokia, US, Tech, Barcelona, Huawei, Qualcomm, PitchBook, Jio, Cathay Innovation, Feature Phones, KaiOS


UPDATE 2-Chip designer ARM halts work with Huawei after U.S. ban

British chip designer ARM has halted relations with Huawei 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. Huawei, in common with Apple and chipmakers such as Qualcomm, uses ARM blueprints to design the processors that power its smartphones. It also licenses graphics technology from the Cambridge-based company.
Tags: Apple, News, United States, Cambridge, Huawei, Qualcomm


Tencent CEO warns companies must keep innovating to survive amid US-China tensions

On Tuesday, Tencent’s usually low-profile founder and CEO Pony Ma made rare comments to weigh in on escalating tensions between the United States and China, calling domestic tech companies to build more self-reliance in a bid to stay competitive. “China has come to the forefront of development. There is less and less room for taking the best from outside and improving on them. As the ZTE and Huawei cases have intensified recently, we are also constantly watching whether the trade war will ...
Tags: Google, Asia, Government, China, US, Tech, Ceo, Intel, Smartphone, United States, Alibaba, Tencent, Huawei, Jack Ma, Qualcomm, ZTE


THE TECH COLD WAR: Everything that's happened in the new China-US tech conflict involving Google, Huawei, Apple, and Trump (GOOG, GOOGL, AAPL)

From tariffs and levies to the Huawei ban, the global tech industry is at the center of an escalating cold war between the US and China. This clash affects giant tech companies with global supply chains, like Apple, Intel and Qualcomm. And Chinese tech giants like Huawei that want to do business with US companies.  Among the causes for the standoff are accusations of unfair trade practices, economic espionage and military links. It's involved everyone from government officials and tech execs t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Europe, China, US, Samsung, Trends, Artificial Intelligence, Beijing, Silicon Valley, Huawei, Pacific, Qualcomm, Trump, America Trump, US China


Google Glass Gets a Surprise Upgrade and New Frames (slashdot)

Google just unveiled its newest version of Glass. It's not made to be a widespread consumer product, but there are business users who will care. And the latest Glass Enterprise Edition 2, with key upgraded specs, shows where most smartglasses are at. From a report: You might remember Glass as a strange 2013 footnote, but Glass has stuck around: it became an enterprise-targeted device in 2017, and has been used in a variety of other assistive ways. Plenty of other AR headsets have been moving int...
Tags: Google, News, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Clay Bavor, Msmash, Google Lens


Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei says the company is 'fully prepared' for a conflict with the US

Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei told Chinese media on Tuesday that the company is "fully prepared" for a clash with the US, which he considers inevitable as the company works towards becoming a global tech leader. Ren's statements come as the US ramps up action against Huawei – the world's largest telecommunications equipment producer – over concerns that its technology may be used as a backdoor for spying by the Chinese government. The US last week placed Huawei on a trade blacklist, though on Monda...
Tags: Google, US, Trends, Intel, United States, Ibm, Huawei, Qualcomm, Trump, Ren, South China Morning Post, US Department of Commerce, Intel Qualcomm, Huawei Technologies, US Commerce Department, Ren Zhengfei


Top chipmakers start to cut off Huawei’s supply even as US eases some restrictions for 90 days

Chipmakers Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom and Xilinx have told their employees that they will suspended shipments to Huawei until further notice, Bloomberg reports. Another Bloomberg report says Huawei has stockpiled chips from US suppliers to last it at least three months. The development comes even as... ...
Tags: Travel, Google, Android, Mobile, News, US, Bloomberg, Intel, Trade, Huawei, Qualcomm, Security Risk, US Commerce Department, Xilinx, Chipmakers Intel Qualcomm Broadcom


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 otherwise see from third-parties. Indeed, the success Apple has enjoyed with its A-x processors underscores the company's insatiable appetite for owning as much of the iPhone's underlying hardware as pos...
Tags: Apple, Google, News, Qualcomm, Broadcom, Pixel, Reuters, Bruno, Gualti, Gulati, Pixel Visual Core, Intel More, Manu Gulati John Bruno, Vinod Chamarty


US intelligence chiefs shared classified info with tech execs about doing business with China

The trade war with China has reached new heights in the past few weeks, as the Trump administration recently announced that US companies will be banned from buying equipment from certain Chinese companies. Huawei's name wasn't explicitly mentioned, but it was obviously implied that China's biggest tech company is included on the list. Separately, the US government also issued a ban that prevents Huawei from dealing with US tech companies, whether it's for parts procurement or so...
Tags: Google, News, California, Washington, China, US, Intel, Marco Rubio, Huawei, Qualcomm, Financial Times, Trump, Rubio, Dan Coats


Ford will slash 7,000 salaried jobs by August

Ford Motor is laying off 7,000 salaried employees as part of CEO Jim Hackett’s restructuring plan to reduce bureaucracy, cut costs and turn the automaker into a more agile company prepared for a future that extends beyond its traditional business of producing and selling cars and trucks. The cuts represent about 10 percent of the automaker’s salaried employees. Some buyouts and layoffs have already occurred, according to an email sent to employees by Hackett. The contents of the email were in...
Tags: Transportation, Technology, Tech, Ceo, Automotive, Vehicles, Transport, Driving, Detroit, Qualcomm, Wireless Networking, Emerging-technologies, Ann Arbor, Jim Hackett, Layoff


Huawei responds to Android ban with service and security guarantees, but its future is unclear

Huawei has finally gone on the record about a ban on its use of Android, but the company’s long-term strategy on mobile still remains unclear. In an effort to appease its worried customer base, the embattled Chinese company said today that it will continue to provide security updates and after-sales support to its existing lineup of smartphones, but it’s what the company didn’t say that will spark concerns. Huawei was unable to make guarantees about whether existing customers will continue to...
Tags: Google, Android, Google Play Store, Security, Gadgets, Asia, Tech, Huawei, Qualcomm, Broadcom, Honor, Xilinx


US Tech Giants Google, Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom Break Up With Huawei

Google has reportedly suspended all businesses with the world's second-biggest smartphone maker, Huawei, and revoked its Android license effective immediately—a move that will have a drastic impact on Huawei devices across the globe. Revoking Android license means Huawei future smartphones will no longer have access to Android updates and apps like Gmail or the Play Store, as well as Google [Author: [email protected] (Mohit Kumar)]
Tags: Google, Android, Tech, Intel, Cybersecurity, Espionage, Huawei, Qualcomm, Broadcom, Technology News, US-China Trade War


Several chip companies, including Qualcomm and Intel, have reportedly stopped supplying Huawei after blacklist

Several key suppliers are reportedly cutting off Huawei after the Trump administration added the Chinese telecom equipment and smartphone giant to a trade blacklist last week. According to Bloomberg, semiconductor companies Intel, Qualcomm, Xilinx and Broadcom will no longer supply Huawei until further notice. This follows another report earlier today that Google has suspended some trade with Huawei, leaving it with access only to the open-source version of Android. In addition to impacting Huaw...
Tags: TC, China, Tech, Intel, Huawei, Qualcomm, Semiconductor, Broadcom, U.s. Government, Xilinx


The state of the smartphone

Earlier this month, Canalys used the word “freefall” to describe its latest reporting. Global shipments fell 6.8% year over year. At 313.9 million, they were at their lowest level in nearly half a decade. Of the major players, Apple was easily the hardest hit, falling 23.2% year over year. The firm says that’s the “largest single-quarter decline in the history of the iPhone.” And it’s not an anomaly, either. It’s part of a continued slide for the company, seen most , which found the handset ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Mobile, Hardware, Samsung, Tech, Smartphone, Tim Cook, States, Qualcomm, NPD, Brad Akyuz, Akyuz


5G your old phone: HTC’s 5G Hub now is available for pre-order from Sprint

HTC almost made a phone. The HTC 5G Hub runs Android 9 Pie, has a Qualcomm 855 processor with the X50 modem, 4GB of RAM, and an HD touchscreen -- but it's a hot spot designed to connect to 5G networks. The post 5G your old phone: HTC’s 5G Hub now is available for pre-order from Sprint appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, Web, Sprint, Htc, Smart Home, Qualcomm, 5g, Mwc 2019, 5GQualcommSponsorship, HTC 5G Hub


5G your old phone: HTC’s 5G Hub is now available for pre-order from Sprint

HTC almost made a phone. The HTC 5G Hub runs Android 9 Pie, has a Qualcomm 855 processor with the X50 modem, 4GB of RAM, and an HD touchscreen -- but it's a hot spot designed to connect to 5G networks. The post 5G your old phone: HTC’s 5G Hub is now available for pre-order from Sprint appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, Web, Sprint, Htc, Smart Home, Qualcomm, 5g, Mwc 2019, 5GQualcommSponsorship, HTC 5G Hub


Here's what a Huawei ban would mean for the company and the US

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. The US government made two announcements that threaten Huawei's ability to do business in the US and abroad. First, the US Commerce Department placed Huawei on an "Entity List" that bans US suppliers from selling components or parts to the Chinese telecom without government approval,   accord...
Tags: Google, Europe, China, US, Trends, Intel, Huawei, Qualcomm, ZTE, Trump, Reuters, US Commerce Department, Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider Intelligence Apps, Reuters Shipment


The Meizu 16s offers flagship features at a mid-range price

Smartphones have gotten more expensive over the last few years even though there have only been a handful of recent innovations that really changed the way you interact with the phone. It’s maybe no surprise then that there is suddenly a lot more interest in mid-range, sub-$500 phones again. In the U.S., Google’s new Pixel 3a, with its superb camera, is bringing a lot of credibility to this segment. Outside the U.S., though, you can often get a flagship phone for less than $500 that makes none o...
Tags: Google, Android, TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Microsoft, Tech, Smartphone, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, United States, Sony, Qualcomm, Meizu, Snapdragon 855, Meizu Xiaomi Huawei


Apple-designed 5G modems won’t appear in new iPhones until 2025

The saga surrounding Apple's efforts to secure 5G chips for its 2020 iPhone lineup is nothing short of gripping, as illustrated by a new in-depth report published by The Information.As you likely heard, Apple and Qualcomm this past April settled their longstanding patent dispute after more than two years of litigation. As part of the settlement, both companies agreed to a six-year license agreement that, among other things, will see Qualcomm provide chipsets for the iPhone for at least six y...
Tags: Apple, News, Information, Intel, Qualcomm, Umashankar Thyagarajan, Eventually Intel



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