Qualcomm Inc. said it bought a portfolio of patents from Hewlett-Packard Co., acquiring intellectual property that includes the fundamentals of mobile operating systems.
Qualcomm Inc.’s growth prospects in the world’s largest mobile-phone market may be under threat after China’s National Development and Reform Commission began an investigation related to an anti-monopoly law.
Qualcomm Inc., the world’s largest maker of chips for smartphones, said China’s National Development and Reform Commission began an investigation related to an anti-monopoly law.
Microsoft Corp.’s board is considering Qualcomm Inc. Chief Operating Officer Steve Mollenkopf among candidates to replace Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, said people familiar with the matter.
Ericsson AB is betting third time’s the charm for its mobile-phone comeback.
While Advanced Micro Devices Inc.’s management vacuum is fueling speculation of a takeover, a possible price tag of three times the average premium for semiconductor makers may deter any acquirers.