RCS texting comes to Google Fi, Rocket League goes cross-platform video - CNET  CNET · 11 hours
Today's major tech stories include RCS texting arriving on Google's Fi network, Apple's race to 5G getting slowed down by a chip... more
Snapdragon 855 benchmarks tease a promising platform for this year’s Android flagships  9to5Google · 9 hours
Last year, Qualcomm announced the chipset that we’re going to see in most of the flagship Android phones in 2019 – the Snapdragon 855. This morning,... more
Qualcomm's Latest Patent Case Against Apple Thrown Out by German Court  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
A patent lawsuit filed by Qualcomm against Apple was thrown out by a German court on Tuesday, in a reversal for the US chipmaker. more
German court tosses Qualcomm’s latest iPhone patent suit  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Qualcomm has had a patent lawsuit against Apple dismissed by a court in Mannheim, Germany, as groundless (via Reuters). The chipmaker had argued Intel -powered iPhones infringed a transistor switch patent it... more
Apple Claims Qualcomm Refused to Sell Modems for 2018 iPhone Models  Gadgets 360 · 16 hours
As per Apple COO Jeff Williams's testimony in court during the FTC trial against Qualcomm, the latter refused to sell its 4G LTE modems to Apple... more
Apple says Qualcomm refused to sell it chips for the latest iPhones  THE VERGE · 1 day
Apple says it wanted to use Qualcomm modems in the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR — but that Qualcomm refused to sell them... more
Apple's 5G iPhone shift bogged down by Qualcomm chip battle - CNET  CNET · 1 day
Apple COO testifies in court that Qualcomm refused to sell modems to Apple because of the companies' licensing dispute. more
Apple wanted to use Qualcomm 4G chips in its newest iPhones - CNET  CNET · 1 day
But Qualcomm wouldn't sell it modems because of the two companies' court battles, Apple Operating Chief Jeff Williams testified Monday. more
Apple Demanded $1 Billion for Chance to Win iPhone Contract: Qualcomm CEO  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Qualcomm sought to become the sole supplier of modem chips for Apple's iPhone to recoup a $1-billion "incentive payment" that Apple insisted on, Qualcomm's... more
Apple Considered Samsung, MediaTek to Supply 5G Modems for 2019 iPhones  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Apple held talks with Samsung and MediaTek along with Intel to supply 5G modem chips for 2019 iPhones, according to an Apple executive's testimony at a... more
Qualcomm CEO defends chip-licensing business in FTC trial - CNET  CNET · 4 days
There's nothing wrong with the 'no license, no chips' accusation at the heart of the government's case against the mobile chipmaker, Steve Mollenkopf argues. more
Apple: Qualcomm's hardball tactics squeezed Intel chips out of iPad Mini 2 - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Doing business with the chipmaker means there was "no longer a level playing field," Apple exec testifies in an FTC... more
Apple, Qualcomm Spar Over CEOs' Comments on Settlement Talks  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Apple's chief on Tuesday said any talks ended in September 2018. Qualcomm's Chief Executive Steve Mollenkopf in November made comments about the supplier's efforts to resolve the dispute. more
Qualcomm Calls Tim Cook's Statement on Settlement Talks 'Misleading'  MacRumors · 6 days
Apple CEO Tim Cook in an interview yesterday said that Apple had not been in any kind of... more
CES 2019: Qualcomm will test its C-V2X connected-car tech in Las Vegas - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
It's the first time this tech has been tested in Las Vegas, but it's not the first V2X tech to... more
Qualcomm seeks to save lives with new C-V2X driver warning system - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The technology holds a lot of promise, but will be difficult to turn into a reality. more
Qualcomm’s Cockpit Platform promises to make cars smarter  TechCrunch · 1 week
Qualcomm used its CES press conference today to announce the third generation of its Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform, its latest AI-centric platform for building in-car experiences that include everything from voice-driven interfaces... more
Ford's cars will start talking to each other in 2022 - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
The path to vehicle-to-everything, or V2X, communications has been dragging on for decades. Ford, it seems, is sick of waiting for the industry to... more
Tile partners with BLE chip makers to bring its location-tracking technology to more products  TechCrunch · 1 week
Tile, a company best known for its keychain-style lost item trackers aimed at consumers, is expanding its location-tracking technology to... more
Samsung, Huawei Supply Majority of Own Modem Chips, Qualcomm Says  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
A trial between the US Federal Trade Commission and Qualcomm kicked off in a federal courtroom in California on Friday. more
Qualcomm Facing Off With FTC in Antitrust Trial That Kicks Off Today  MacRumors · 2 weeks
With the intense ongoing legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple, it's easy to forget that Qualcomm is also facing an FTC antitrust lawsuit for... more
Qualcomm Enforces Ban to Halt Some Apple iPhone Sales in Germany  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Qualcomm posted bonds of EUR 1.34 billion ($1.52 billion) as part of a legal requirement by a German court. more
Apple suspends some iPhone sales in Germany as Qualcomm ponies up - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Apple will reportedly stop selling some older models of the phone at its German retail stores after losing a court battle. more
Qualcomm moves to enforce ban on German sale of old iPhones  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Chipmaker Qualcomm says it has posted security bonds totaling 1.34 billion euros ($1.52 billion) required by a German court to enforce a ruling barring the sale... more
Sony Xperia XZ4 Leaked Screen Protector Shows Extra Tall Display With Notch-Less Design  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Sony Xperia XZ4 is likely to debut at CES 2019 in Las Vegas later this month and will reportedly include Qualcomm Snapdragon... more
Nokia 9 PureView Video Leaked, Reveals 'PureDisplay' Panel, Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Nokia 9 PureView with a penta-lens camera setup is rumoured to launch later this month. The Nokia phone will reportedly be powered by Qualcomm... more
Comment: Qualcomm is playing ridiculously high-stakes poker as iPhones pulled from sale  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
The long-running patent dispute between Apple and Qualcomm took a dramatic turn yesterday when the Cupertino company took two iPhone models off the market... more
Apple halts some iPhone sales in Germany during Qualcomm patent dispute - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
The company will reportedly stop selling some older models of the phone at its German retail stores after losing a court battle. more
Apples pulls iPhone 7, 8 from German stores in patent spat  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
A court in Germany has sided with chipmaker Qualcomm in a patent dispute with Apple that could see sales of older iPhone models halted more
German court says iPhone infringed Qualcomm patent, sales ban pending Apple appeal  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
Qualcomm has secured another court victory over Apple this week, this time in Germany. A court has ruled that some iPhone models, featuring Intel... more
Court ruling could see iPhones sales halted in Germany  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
A court in Germany has sided with chipmaker Qualcomm in a patent dispute with Apple that could see sales of older iPhone models halted more
Apple Seeds New iOS 12.1.3 Beta to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]  MacRumors · 4 weeks
Apple today seeded a new beta of an upcoming iOS 12.1.3 update to developers, just a few days releasing iOS 12.1.2, an update that... more
Apple Seeds New iOS 12.1.3 Beta to Developers  MacRumors · 4 weeks
Apple today seeded a new beta of an upcoming iOS 12.1.3 update to developers, just a few days releasing iOS... more
Apple releasing first iOS 12.1.3 developer beta today  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
Apple is releasing the first iOS 12.1.3 developer beta later today, after releasing iOS 12.1.2 earlier this week following patent... more
Apple tweaks iOS animation in China in attempt to avoid sales ban  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Apple released a tiny update to iOS this week designed to avoid a sales ban in China. iOS version 12.1.2 contains software changes exclusive... more
Lenovo Z5 Pro GT With Up to 12GB RAM, Snapdragon 855 SoC Unveiled: Price, Specifications  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Lenovo Z5 Pro GT was unveiled on Tuesday, and it's the world's first phone to be announced with... more
After $130M+ in funding, AR startup Blippar collapses  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
While proponents swore 2018 would be the year AR moved mainstream, by year’s end it seems the biggest trend has been the movement of early startups to financial collapse. Blippar, an early... more
Qualcomm Says Apple Violating Chinese Court Order, Despite iOS 12.1.2 Update  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Qualcomm said it believes Apple remains in violation of a Chinese court's orders to stop selling iPhones despite the iOS 12.1.2 software update that Apple pushed... more
Check out these excellent Windows 10 laptops that come with LTE support  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Laptops are portable by nature, allowing you to tuck PC performance under an arm while you're on the go, but what about staying connected... more
Foxconn Not in Settlement Talks With Qualcomm in Apple Battle: Attorney  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
The conflict is but one aspect of the global legal battle between regulators, Apple and Qualcomm, which supplies modem chips that help phones connect to wireless... more
Foxconn lawyer says they will not settle with Qualcomm, cites ‘unreasonable demands’  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
Lead attorney for Apple assembly firm Foxconn reiterated statements similar sounding to ones made by Apple attorneys that neither company would seek a settlement... more
Apple tweaks iOS animation in China in attempt to avoid sales ban