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Samsung Plans $116 Billion Splurge on Chips to Take On Intel

Samsung, which now leads the market for the memory chips used in devices from servers to smartphones, said it plans to ramp up investment in semiconductors in the years leading up to 2030 to take the lead in so-called logic chips. Samsung, which is also looking to challenge Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. in the business of making chips for other corporations, joins companies from Huawei Technologies Co. to Apple Inc. that’re increasingly devising the brains that power computing devices.
Tags: Science, Samsung, Intel, Apple Inc, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, Huawei Technologies Co


LG Display calls for patience in 2019 as weak smartphones, OLED costs weigh

LG Display Co Ltd on Wednesday said OLED R&D costs and stalled smartphone growth will likely translate into a weak 2019, after the Apple Inc supplier booked a first-quarter operating loss that was wider than analyst estimates.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Lg, Apple Inc, LG Display Co Ltd


Samsung to delay launch of the Galaxy Fold phone

Samsung Electronics Co. will delay the planned launch Friday of its first foldable smartphone until at least next month, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The Galaxy Fold, priced at almost $2,000, was hit by early reviews that showed several problems with test versions of the device. The new rollout is expected in the coming weeks, though a firm date has yet to be set, the Journal reported. A spokesman for Samsung declined to confirm the report when con...
Tags: Advertising, Samsung, Bloomberg, Apple Inc, Samsung Electronics Co


Amazon and Alphabet stop boycotting each other

YouTube will soon be available on Amazon’s Fire TV while Amazon Prime Video will show up on Google’s Chromecast and Android TV devices. The frosty relationship between Alphabet Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. thawed a little further Thursday when the two tech giants said in a statement that they would begin letting each other’s video services appear on their respective streaming gadgets. The two companies have feuded before when it comes to businesses they both operate in. Amazon stopped selling Goo...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Advertising, Chromecast, Alexa, Apple Inc, Amazon Prime Video, Walt Disney Co, Alphabet Inc, Amazon com Inc, Roku Inc


Corrected: How 5G drove moves by Apple, Qualcomm and Intel

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday settled an acrimonious two-year legal dispute. Shortly afterward, Intel Corp said it will exit the smartphone modem chip business.
Tags: Money, Intel, businessNews, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Intel Corp, Apple Qualcomm


Explainer: How 5G drove moves by Apple, Qualcomm and Intel

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday settled an acrimonious two-year legal dispute. Shortly afterward, Intel Corp said it will exit the smartphone modem chip business.
Tags: Money, Intel, businessNews, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Intel Corp, Apple Qualcomm


Qualcomm gains $30 billion in market value after Apple settlement

Qualcomm Inc added $30 billion to its market value after it resolved a legal battle with Apple Inc, a move that secures its leadership in 5G phone chips and could pave the way for a similar settlement with China's Huawei Technologies.
Tags: Apple, Money, China, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc


Who Is Terry Gou? iPhone Billionaire to Run for President of Taiwan

Foxconn Technology Group assembles phones and gadgets found in almost every household in the developed world, including most of Apple Inc.’s iPhones and scores of devices for other brands. It’s a business that presents both strengths and drawbacks as Gou seeks to challenge Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, a China critic whose party supports formal independence. While he’s admired as one of Taiwan’s most successful entrepreneurs -- a strong leader who can negotiate with both China and the U.S....
Tags: Science, China, Taiwan, Beijing, Apple Inc, Tsai Ing, Foxconn Technology Group, Gou, Terry Gou


Apple accused in U.S. lawsuit of securities fraud over iPhone sales in China

Apple Inc was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones, particularly in China, leading to a $74 billion one-day slide in its market value once the truth became known.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Apple Inc


Apple may combine ‘Find My iPhone’ & ‘Find My Friends’ apps, launch a Tile-like tracking device

Apple is working to combine its tracking apps, “Find My iPhone” and “Find My Friends” into one unified app available on both iOS and Mac, according to a new report from the Apple news site 9to5Mac. In addition, the report says, Apple is developing a hardware product that can be attached to other items that Apple customers want to track — similar to what the Bluetooth tracker Tile offers today. The idea is the new, unified app would then serve as a way to track anything — Apple devices, other imp...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mobile, Apps, Bluetooth, Tech, Ios Apps, Itunes, Icloud, Tracker, Apple Inc, Find My iPhone, Luna Display


Intel Rises to 19-Year High as Analysts Praise 5G Mobile Exit

(Bloomberg) -- Investors are cheering Intel Corp.’s decision to hang up on the 5G smartphone modem business, sending shares toward the highest level since the dot-com boom of 2000. The move, which follows the settlement of drawn-out patent disputes between Apple Inc. and Qualcomm Inc., suggests to Cowen analyst Matthew Ramsay that Intel is now “breathing an operational sigh of relief.”
Tags: Science, Intel, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Cowen, Intel Corp, Matthew Ramsay, Bloomberg Investors


UPDATE 1-Qualcomm gains $30 bln in market value after Apple settlement

Qualcomm Inc added $30 billion to its market value after it resolved a legal battle with Apple Inc, a move that secures its leadership in 5G phone chips and could pave the way for a similar settlement with China's Huawei Technologies. The deal with Apple, coming at the cusp of the rollout of high-speed 5G network, could help Qualcomm return to the preeminent position it held in the early 2010s when it dominated the transition to 4G mobile networks and expanded revenues dramatically. Qualcomm's...
Tags: Apple, News, China, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Huawei Technologies, Intel Corp


Aeva signs sensor deal with Audi's self-driving unit

Aeva Inc, a startup company founded by former Apple Inc and Nikon Corp engineers, has signed a sensor-system deal with an Audi-owned unit that is working on self-driving technology for Volkswagen AG.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Audi, Apple Inc, Nikon Corp, Aeva Inc


Qualcomm settlement with Apple paves way for Huawei dispute - analysts

Qualcomm Inc's surprise settlement of a prolonged legal fight with Apple Inc paves the way for the chipmaker to resolve a similar dispute with China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, ahead of the launch of 5G phones, several analysts said.
Tags: Apple, Money, China, businessNews, Huawei, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd


Exclusive: Apple in talks with potential suppliers of sensors for self-driving cars - sources

Apple Inc has held talks with at least four companies as possible suppliers for next-generation lidar sensors in self-driving cars, evaluating the companies' technology while also still working on its own lidar unit, three people familiar with the discussions said.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Apple Inc


Qualcomm stock jumps 23 percent on surprise settlement with Apple

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory in its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc as the companies reached a surprise settlement that called for the iPhone to once again use Qualcomm modem chips.
Tags: Apple, Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc


Stocks Rise Amid Disparate Earnings; Bonds Retreat: Markets Wrap

The 10-year Treasury yield reached its highest level since the March Federal Reserve meeting. Apple Inc. was flat and Qualcomm Inc. surged after the two dropped litigation against each other. Netflix Inc. ended the regular session higher, but slid in late trading after a key metric missed estimates.
Tags: Science, Treasury, Apple Inc, Netflix Inc, Qualcomm Inc, March Federal Reserve


Google to Block TikTok in India, Hurting Chinese Startup

An Indian state court had earlier asked the federal government to ban TikTok, citing concerns the video-sharing mobile app exposed children to troubling content, including pornography. Bytedance fought the proposal, but was overruled by India’s Supreme Court. Regulators then asked Alphabet Inc.’s Google and Apple Inc. to remove TikTok from their app stores.
Tags: Google, Science, India, Apple Inc, Alphabet Inc, Bytedance, Supreme Court Regulators


Qualcomm shares soar on surprise settlement with Apple of long legal dispute

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory with a surprise settlement of its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc that includes a supply agreement paving the way for the iPhone to once again use Qualcomm modem chips including potentially for new 5G capability.
Tags: Apple, Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc


Qualcomm stock surges after settling long patent dispute with Apple

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory in settling its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc, signing a six-year patent licence deal and a supply agreement that could pave the way to getting its modem chips back in the iPhone, which featured only Intel Corp chips last year.
Tags: Apple, Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Intel Corp


Apple and Qualcomm Settle All Disputes Worldwide

Apple and Qualcomm said they had agreed to dismiss all litigation between them worldwide.
Tags: Apple, News, Smartphones, Corporations, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Suits and Litigation (Civil, Cellular Telephones


Apple and Qualcomm settle royalty dispute

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday settled their royalty dispute, reaching an agreement on global patent licence and chipset supply.
Tags: Apple, Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc


UPDATE 5-Qualcomm shares soar on surprise settlement with Apple of long legal dispute

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory with a surprise settlement of its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc that includes a supply agreement paving the way for the iPhone to once again use Qualcomm modem chips including potentially for new 5G capability. The settlement also includes a six-year patent license and a payment from Apple to Qualcomm, but the companies did not disclose the amount. “This is a big win" for Qualcomm, said Christopher Rolland, an analyst at Susquehanna Finan...
Tags: Apple, News, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Christopher Rolland


UPDATE 6-Qualcomm shares soar on surprise settlement with Apple of long legal dispute

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory with a surprise settlement of its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc that includes a supply agreement paving the way for the iPhone to once again use Qualcomm modem chips. The settlement also incorporates a six-year patent license and a payment from Apple to Qualcomm, but the companies did not disclose the amount. Because Qualcomm is already shipping 5G chips while Apple supplier Intel Corp is still developing them, the deal gives Apple an opp...
Tags: Apple, News, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, Intel Corp


UPDATE 4-Qualcomm stock surges after settling long patent dispute with Apple

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory in settling its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc, signing a six-year patent license deal and a supply agreement that could pave the way to getting its modem chips back in the iPhone, which featured only Intel Corp chips last year. The settlement also includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm, but the companies did not disclose the amount. Shares of Qualcomm jumped 22 percent in late afternoon trading, their biggest gain in more than 19 years...
Tags: Apple, News, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Intel Corp


Fried chicken vs $13: Apple, Qualcomm explain claims to jury as trial opens

Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday opened a complex trial with the iPhone maker using a fried chicken analogy to illustrate its claim the chip company is abusing its market power while Qualcomm alleged a years-long plan by Apple to deprive it of billions in revenue, $13 at a time.
Tags: Apple, Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc, Apple Qualcomm


Apple likens Qualcomm chips to fried chicken as trial begins

A trial opened Tuesday in a complex contract and anti-trust dispute between Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc with the iPhone maker using a fried chicken analogy to explain its claim that the chip company is abusing its market power.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Qualcomm, Apple Inc, Qualcomm Inc


Stocks Mixed on Disparate Earnings; Bonds Retreat: Markets Wrap

The 10-year Treasury yield reached its highest level since the March Federal Reserve meeting. The S&P 500 erased gains to trade at session lows, while technology shares pared an advance that had the Nasdaq 100 on track for a record after news that Apple Inc. and Qualcomm Inc. dropped litigation. Financial firms paced gains after BlackRock Inc.’s results offset weakness at Bank of America Corp. UnitedHealth Group Inc. tumbled on renewed concern that future health-care policy will harm its busin...
Tags: Science, Treasury, Apple Inc, Johnson Johnson, Qualcomm Inc, BlackRock Inc, March Federal Reserve, Bank of America Corp UnitedHealth Group Inc


Nook GlowLight Plus not recognized/very slow

I have a Nook GlowLight Plus that Calibre only recognizes occasionally (about 1 in 10 times?) and that, when it *is* recognized, about half the time is VERY slow--Calibre takes literally hours to do an initial read of the contents of the device. I don't think it's the cable, as I've tried multiple cables and with all of them, the device *is* visible every time to the OS. Device debug output is: Code: calibre 3.40.1  embedded-python: True is64bit: True Darwin-17.7.0-x86_64-i386-64bit ...
Tags: Books, Plugin, Devices, Darwin, Apple Inc, Barnes Noble, Broadcom Corp, Goodreads, BarnesandNoble, Kobo Utilities, Darwin Kernel Version, Annotations, EpubSplit, EpubMerge, Goodreads Sync, KePub Metadata Reader


Huawei says not discussed 5G chipsets with Apple, wins more telco gear contracts

China's Huawei Technologies said on Tuesday it has not held talks with Apple Inc about supplying 5G chipsets, a day after its founder said it was open to selling such chips to the U.S. firm which has yet to unveil dates for a next-gen iPhone. Apple is behind rivals such as South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co and Huawei in delivering a phone equipped with fifth-generation (5G) modems that is expected to provide fresh momentum in a slumping global smartphone market. Intel Corp, the sole supplie...
Tags: Apple, South Korea, News, China, Huawei, Apple Inc, Samsung Electronics Co, Huawei Technologies, Intel Corp