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Nvidia’s Icera deal hides bleak outlook for EU wireless

You’ll have heard of Nvidia, the graphics and mobile chip maker. Until today, you won’t have heard of Icera, which hails from Bristol and makes data chips for mobiles. So when the former buys the latter, it’s Nvidia‘s story: rightly … Continue reading

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TI buys National Semiconductor for $6.5B

TI will combine its 30,000 analog products and advanced manufacturing capabilities with National’s offerings IDG News Service – Texas Instruments announced on Monday that it has agreed to acquire National Semiconductor for $6.5 billion in an all-cash transaction. TI, which … Continue reading

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Broadcom urged to buy market share in cellular baseband

LONDON — Broadcom Inc. may have to return to the acquisition trail to build scale and breadth of technology if it wants to challenge Qualcomm, Infineon and ST-Ericsson for big design wins in the increasingly competitive cellular baseband business, according … Continue reading

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