Mobile > Phones

Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf defends company's chip licensing practices in court

4 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

The U.S. District Court in San Jose rolled out the red carpet yesterday, as Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf showed up to testify. The executive appeared in front of Judge Lucy Koh, who is presiding over the 10 day non-jury FTC v. Qualcomm trial. The government agency says that the methods used by Qualcomm to license its patents are anti-competitive, especially its "no license, no chips" policy. Phone manufacturers who want to buy modem chips from Qualcomm are forced to buy a license from the company before they are allowed to purchase the components.
On the stand, Mollenkopf ...
Read more ...

 

Qualcomm vs FTC trial: Apple recalls iPad mini 2 negotiations, Qualcomm defends double-dipping licensing as best for everyone

Qualcomm vs FTC trial: Apple recalls iPad mini 2 negotiations, Qualcomm defends double-dipping licensing as best for everyone

4 days ago   |   By 9to5Mac

As part of the Qualcomm and Federal Trade Commission trial this week, Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf continued to defend his company's business practices. As reported by CNET , Mollenkopf said the practices are what's best for the whole industry, while Apple continues to claim the tactics are monopolistic.
more...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Phones      Phone      News      Apple      Business      Industry      Mini      IPad  


Nintendo President Discusses How They View Mobile Games Versus Switch Games...

Nintendo President Discusses How They View Mobile Games Versus Switch Games, Reiterates Release Pace for Mobile Games

Ever since Super Mario Run was showcased on Apple's stage, many people who refused to acknowledge mobile gaming from the console space were suddenly interested in the platform... Read more ...

Iranian Revolution: Arafat and the Ayatollahs

Iranian Revolution: Arafat and the Ayatollahs

This week, Tablet looks back on 40 years of the Iranian Revolution . *** Read more ...

Google Pixel 3 Lite leaks again in latest look claiming similar camera quality

Google Pixel 3 Lite leaks again in latest look claiming similar camera quality

Like the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL last year, “Lite” variants of the Made by Google phones have been thoroughly revealed. The latest Pixel 3 Lite leak comes in the form of a... Read more ...

Leaked Benchmarks Suggest iPhone XS Outperforms Samsung's Upcoming Galaxy S10+

Leaked Benchmarks Suggest iPhone XS Outperforms Samsung's Upcoming Galaxy S10+

Samsung is planning to announce its new 2019 flagship smartphones on February 20, but ahead of their debut date, benchmarks of the new S10+ model were shared on Slashleaks... Read more ...

Google Pixel 4 could sport all-screen, no-notch design

Google Pixel 4 could sport all-screen, no-notch design

Google's Nexus and Pixel smartphones have mostly been about the software, where it either came with stock Android with some added exclusive features like Night Sight. The... Read more ...

Should you buy Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro for Rs 27,990?

Should you buy Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro for Rs 27,990?

The Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro went on sale in India via Amazon just yesterday with an asking price of Rs 27,990. Given that there are multiple handsets in the same price range... Read more ...

ASUS plans to manufacture the Zenfone 3 Max in India

ASUS plans to manufacture the Zenfone 3 Max in India

The Taiwanese player today announced its plans to manufacture Zenfone 3 Max in India. To meet the expected demand of the smartphone, the company will manufacture Zenfone 3 Max... Read more ...

Huawei faces U.S. criminal investigation for stealing T-Mobile technology

Huawei faces U.S. criminal investigation for stealing T-Mobile technology

Back in 2014, T-Mobile filed a civil suit against Huawei, accusing the Chinese manufacturing firm with stealing the robotic technology it uses to tests phones. The carrier... Read more ...

Westworld Mobile game removed from iOS, Android app markets

Westworld Mobile game removed from iOS, Android app markets

After settling its lawsuit with Bethesda for alleged copyright infringement, Behaviour Interactive is closing down Westworld Mobile. Read more ...

The best Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus cases

The best Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus cases

The unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is nigh - about a month away, in fact. We'll know all the facts for sure when the company officially reveals the device at the Unpacked... Read more ...