QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Is Working On Bringing 5G To Cheaper Processors, Better Software Integration For Robotics

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) revealed some important developments for upcoming chips this past week, with a key focus on chips that will facilitate easier robotics and 5G-enabled smartphone processors that will be affordably priced. Qualcomm is the leading global manufacturer when it comes to the production of SOCs for the smartphone industry. The company has demonstrated […]

Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) Takes Top Honours In Chicagoland’s Internet Speed Tests

Speed tests conducted by independent testing and metrics firm, Ookla Speedtest, have revealed that Sprint Corp (NYSE:S) took the crown in 16 Chicagoland cities with regards to the fastest internet download speeds. Sprint recently completed a network upgrade in nine Chicagoland public venues. “…customers now have another reason to switch to Sprint. The Ookla wins […]

Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) Announces Changes To Leadership Team

Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) a global leader in the provision of health services and fitness, has instituted changes to its senior leadership team. Fitbit Inc has also given updates on the recently announced plan its business to improve its business and return to profitability. In the new changes, the company’s Vice President of Engineering Samir Kapoor […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Signs Licensing Deals With Chinese Companies

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has signed new patent licensing deals with the Haier Group, a consumer appliances company, and Beijing Tianyu Communication Equipment, a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company. The chip-making firm has a complicated relationship with China. Few months ago, it was summoned for antitrust investigation by the Chinese government and ever since then the mobile […]

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) And Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Come Together

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has joined hands with QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for extending its light bulb technology to smart devices. Qualcomm will aid GE in connecting with the smartphone users by providing customized coupons. GE spokesperson said that company would work with Qualcomm to devise a technology to provide commercial lighting […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Launches Unit To Assist Chinese Smartphone Makers Sell In International Market

In an effort to strengthen its ties with mobile device companies in China, QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has set up a new unit in the country. The dedicated team will give Chinese vendors backing as they endeavor to increase their sales levels in foreign markets. The company’s CEO, Steve Mollenkopf reported that despite the antitrust issues […]

Samsung Chip Manufacturing Business Is Gaining Grounds As Qualcomm (QCOM) Rumored To Be The Next Big Customer On Its List

Qualcomm, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) is shifting its mobile processor manufacturing business to Samsung Electronics. The company wants Samsung to produce the next-gen Snapdragon 820 mobile chip. Samsung boasts 14nm chip production technology, which is superior to what its rivals have to offer and that explains why the company’s semiconductor division is quickly gaining ground. Qualcomm, Inc. […]

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) – Immediate Support At $22.50

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) spent yet another session in the narrow range of $22.50-$24.00, in which the stock has been meandering for the last 3 weeks. The only significant thing was the surge in volume, which at 28 million was nearly double the daily average of 15 million. The stock price saw […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Introduces Dual-SIM Five-Inch Lumia 540, Priced At $150

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has come up, with a new entry to its low-priced Smartphone range with the new Lumia 540 dual SIM. The latter comes with certain improvements on its predecessor the Lumia 535 dual SIM. With the new offering, Microsoft has yet again increased the spectrum of price points and features in its lower-tier […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) And Other Leading Companies Ripe For Activist Investors

The prominent hedge fund named Jana Partners’ efforts has started bringing results. According to reports, Jana Partner has been fighting hard to ensure that QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) breaks up into smaller entities that are easy to take over. The information was first disclosed by Wall Street Journal couple of days ago. It’s latest of a […]

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) 3Q Profit Margin Increases By 4.5 Percentage Points On Strong Demand

Boston, MA 10/16/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) delivered strong results for the third quarter driven by solid demand from smartphone sector. The company could easily turn the demand into a better price realization. As a result, its gross margin witnessed 200 basis points improvement from the previous year quarter thus […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Aims To Promote Robotics

Boston, MA 10/16/2014 (wallstreetpr) – QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) aligned with Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator (Techstars) to initiate a four-month startup program at its corporate campus, San Diego. The initiative intends to support the development of next-generation robotics and intelligence machines. Mentorship-driven program Qualcomm will select approximately ten companies to participate in the mentorship-driven program. So, the […]

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Dives Into Bluetooth Technology With An Offer To Acquire CSR PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ:CSRE) For $2.5 Billion

Boston, MA 10/15/2014 (wallstreetpr) –   One of the biggest chip maker of the world for mobile devices, QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), will be buying CSR PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ:CSRE), which is a British chip-making company for US $2.5 billion, as the company makes an aggressive entry into technology for connecting devices like wireless home appliances which fall […]

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) To Benefit From China’s Rapidly Growing Mobile Chip Market

Boston, MA 10/14/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) would stand to benefit from China’s rapidly growing mobile chip market in the coming years. Its agreement with the domestic-based Tsinghua provided an additional way of entering into the largest chip market in the world. What is more important is that the Chinese establishment wanted some trusted […]