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EU Fines Qualcomm $1.2 Billion For Using Dominant Position To Secure LTE iPhone Chip Orders

EU Fines Qualcomm $1.2 Billion For Using Dominant Position To Secure LTE iPhone Chip Orders

The European Commission has fined Qualcomm €997 million ($1.2 billion) for using its dominant position in the industry to thwart competition through unfair business practices. In its ruling, the EU body says that Qualcomm prevented other LTE modem suppliers to offer their baseband to a “key customer” by making significant payments to it.

Qualcomm Attacks iPhone X and iPhone 8 in New Patent Lawsuit against Apple

Qualcomm Attacks iPhone X and iPhone 8 in New Patent Lawsuit against Apple

Hot on the heels of Apple countersuing Qualcomm for infringing on at least eight of its patents, Qualcomm has filed a new patent suit against the Cupertino company for infringing on five of its patents. The patents relate to RF transceivers, device power management, image enhancement using depth-bata, and power efficiency in mobile CPUs.

Apple Countersues Qualcomm for Infringing on Its Patents

Apple Countersues Qualcomm for Infringing on Its Patents

In the legal tryst between Apple and Qualcomm, we have only seen the latter accuse the Cupertino company of infringing on its patents. Now, adding a twist to this tale, Apple today countersued Qualcomm for infringing on its patents.

2018 iPhones Said to Feature Faster Intel and Qualcomm Modems for Better LTE Speeds

2018 iPhones Said to Feature Faster Intel and Qualcomm Modems for Better LTE Speeds

With the 2017 iPhone lineup already out there in the wild, attention is already starting to diverge to what Apple will launch in 2018.

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Breaching Contract Related to Phone-Chip Software

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Breaching Contract Related to Phone-Chip Software

Reports recently outlined Apple’s efforts to design iPhones and iPads without Qualcomm internals of any kind under the hoods.

Apple is Testing Future iPads and iPhones That Drop Qualcomm Components

Apple is Testing Future iPads and iPhones That Drop Qualcomm Components

Apple and Qualcomm are not currently seeing eye-to-eye, and it doesn’t look like there will be a resolution to that fight anytime soon.

Qualcomm Files to Block iPhone Sales and Manufacturing in China

Qualcomm Files to Block iPhone Sales and Manufacturing in China

While news has quieted down a bit regarding Apple and Qualcomm, the battle between the two juggernaut companies is far from over.