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3 hrs ago | DarkVision Hardware

Broadcom exits baseband business leaving Qualcomm as sole major player

VR Zone informs us that Broadcom decided to leave the cellular baseband market, the company is shutting down the division and laying off 2500 of its employees.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

6 hrs ago | EETimes

Re: Broadcom Cuts 2,500 jobs

As far as I know, vacation is currently untracked, which means no payout when you quit or are laid off.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Beceem, Startups, Dune Networks, Electronics, Champion Technologies, Beceem Communications, Chemicals, Broadcom

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SchaeffersResearch.com

Analyst Upgrades: Microsoft Corporation, Broadcom Corporation, and Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

In fact, the stock -- which settled at $44.83 on Tuesday -- could be aiming for a new 14-year high, thanks to a well-received second-quarter earnings report.

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Related Topix: Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Microsoft, Semiconductors, Electronics, Day Trading, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

TheStreet.com

Why Broadcom (BRCM) Stock Is Gaining Today

The company, which is a global leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, reported net revenue of $2.04 billion, which was in-line with the consensus estimate of $2.05 billion.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Broadcom's (BRCM) CEO Scott McGregor on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Welcome to the Broadcom Q2 2014 Earnings Call. My name is Adrienne, and I'll be your operator for today's call.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

Re/code

Broadcom Cuts 2,500 Jobs as It Winds Down Baseband Unit

Broadcom Corp said on Tuesday it is winding down its money-losing cellular baseband chip business and cutting one-fifth of its total workforce, instead of selling the unit.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Irvine, CA

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Broadcom cuts 2,500 jobs in wind-down of baseband unit

Broadcom Corp said on Tuesday it is winding down its money-losing cellular baseband chip business and cutting one-fifth of its total workforce, instead of selling the unit.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Irvine, CA

The Motley Fool

Broadcom Beats Q2 Estimates Thanks to Leaner Business Model

The designer of communications-focused semiconductors saw sales decline 2% year-over-year to $2.0 billion.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors, Apple, Startups

Wall Street Journal

Broadcom's Second-Quarter Loss Narrows Sharply

Broadcom Corp. on Tuesday said its second-quarter loss narrowed sharply despite write-downs related to its planned exit from its cellular-chip business.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Growth In Broadband And Infrastructure To Offset Decline In Broadcom's Wireless Revenue In Q2 2014

Leading semiconductor provider for wired and wireless communications Broadcom will announce its Q2 2014 earnings on July 22. Despite a marginal decline in its Q1 2014 revenue, we believe the company performed well in a seasonally down quarter.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, CPU, Science / Technology

BroadcastNewsroom

Videocon d2h Chooses Broadcom to Deliver HD Satellite Service to Growing India Pay-TV Market

Broadcom's BCM7358 HD satellite STB SoC enables Videocon d2h to accelerate deployment of HD satellite STBs to subscribers throughout the region while reducing design complexity, size and overall system cost.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Broadcom, Digital Video Recorders, CPU, Science / Technology

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Indian Television

Is India ready for HD Hevc set top boxes?

MUMBAI: India may be struggling with completing the strenuous task of digitising the close to 9.4 crore cable TV homes, but when it comes to keeping pace with technology as compared to the rest of the world, we are not very far behind.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Wireless Week

FirstNews Briefs: Assurance Wireless, Samsung, The Hunger Games, Broadcom

Assurance Wireless , a Lifeline program that began offering service in California in 2013, is launching an enhanced free offer for eligible low-income Californians.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, California, California Government, Boingo Wireless, Telecom, IT Services, Galaxy

Seeking Alpha

Earnings Preview: Broadcom Q2 2014

Broadcom Corp. is slated to report 2Q 2014 earnings after the close on Tuesday, July 22nd.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Beceem, Startups, Dune Networks, Champion Technologies, Beceem Communications, Chemicals, CPU, Science / Technology

Seeking Alpha

Is Qualcomm A Better Buy Than This Peer?

We pitch two companies from the technology sector, Qualcomm and Broadcom, against one another in the latest instalment of our Head-To-Head series.

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Related Topix: Qualcomm, Semiconductors, Beceem, Startups, Dune Networks, Electronics, Champion Technologies, Beceem Communications, Chemicals

Thu Jul 17, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Top Insider Sells Highlight: Broadcom Corp.

President & CEO of Broadcom Scott McGregor sold 75,000 shares on July 14 at an average price of $37.78.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Financial Markets

GuruFocus.com

Is Broadcom a Good buy near 52-week Highs?

Broadcom shares have recuperated amazingly in 2014 after a feeble performance last year.

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Related Topix: Startups, Beceem Communications, Semiconductors, Electronics, CPU, Science / Technology, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Converge! Network Digest

Broadcom Intros Next Gen Small Cell Silicon for Wi-Fi + 3G + LTE

Broadcom introduced its next generation silicon for residential, enterprise and outdoor small cell networks.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Broadcom, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology, CPU

Benzinga

Qumu Corporation (QUMU) Crumbles: Stock Falls by 6.5% - Tale of the Tape

Qumu Corporation saw a big move in the last trading session, as the company's shares fell over 6% on the day.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Semiconductors, Electronics, Advanced Micro Devices, Startups

Tue Jul 15, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Insider Selling: Broadcom CEO Sells 75,000 Shares of Stock

Broadcom CEO Scott A. Mcgregor sold 75,000 shares of Broadcom stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 14th.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors

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