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The solution to Apple’s problems is easy: Release a cheaper iPhone

There are many factors why Apple expects to miss its own revenue target, but one is clear: iPhones are so expensive that it's starting to hurt demand.

We just got our best look yet at the killer feature for next year’s Android phones

Samsung, Verizon, and AT&T have already promised a 5G phone in early 2019.
Apple CEO Tim Cook.

The research firm Facebook hired to smear its critics has been pushing an anti-Apple campaign that has Qualcomm’s fingerprints on it

Facebook isn't the only tech company that contracted with Definers Public Affairs to spread so-called "opposition research." The question is, who?
Steve Mollenkopf, Qualcomm CEO, speaks during his keynote address at CES in Las Vegas

Trump’s trade war torpedoed a $44 billion deal — and bankers say there’s more to come

Mergers and acquisitions are down globally by $783 billion in the third quarter of this year, marking a decline of 35% from the quarter before as a US-China trade war threatens deal prospects.

Lenovo claims its new $850 laptop runs for 25 hours without charging

Lenovo's new Yoga laptop is designed for people who prize portability and battery life over anything else.
Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf said Qualcomm will let its $47 billion NXP offer expire.

Qualcomm officially drops $44 billion bid for NXP as the US-China trade war delays approval

Qualcomm has authorized a $30 billion stock buyback, which it will execute before the end of fiscal 2019.

A $44 billion tech deal that just collapsed is perhaps the biggest example yet of the harm Trump’s trade war can do

The collapse of Qualcomm's proposed $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors resulted from a lack of Chinese approval. The CEOs of both companies have suggested bigger forces are at play, strongly hinting at the negative effect of the mounting trade war.
Broadcom CEO Hock Tan was banned from acquiring Qualcomm by President Trump in March.

Broadcom will acquire CA Technologies for $18.9 billion, just 4 months after Trump blocked its acquisition of Qualcomm

The $108 billion semiconductor company Broadcom announced the deal to acquire CA Technologies for $18.9 billion on Wednesday.