Tag: Qualcomm

Qualcomm wins U.S. antitrust lawsuit appeal over chip licensing

(Reuters) — A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday reversed a lower court ruling against chip supplier Qualcomm in an antitrust lawsuit brought by the Federal Trade Commission. The United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals also vacated an injunction that would have required Qualcomm to change its intellectual property licensing practices. The decision amounted to a […]

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Google and Qualcomm join $230 million investment in Nokia phone maker HMD Global

HMD Global, the “home of Nokia phones,” has raised $230 million in a “series A2” round of funding from some of its existing strategic partners, including Google, Qualcomm, and Nokia consumer division Nokia Technologies. The Finnish company stressed that this was the “first closing” of the round, suggesting more funding could be added at a […]

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Qualcomm quick charge 5.0: full battery charge in 15mn

Qualcomm’s quick charge standard is one of the most popular charging standards in the world, and quick charge 5.0 brings a corner-stone improvement to Qualcomm’s platform. Its core value is to allow ultra-fast charging of phone batteries, with a speed that Ubergizmo estimates QC5.0 to be ~4.5X faster than any other commercially available solutions. For […]

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Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 5 refuels phones 50% in 5 minutes, 100% in 15

Wireless recharging has become increasingly popular over the past few years due to its convenience — just drop your phone on a pad and pick it up later — but wired charging is faster, and some ultra-high-speed options have emerged this month to power next-generation phones. Today, Qualcomm is adding its latest innovations to the […]

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