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  1. So Long, Passwords? Biometrics Begin To Open EyesRead the original story

    Friday | Investor's Business Daily

    hen Qualcomm set out to develop a more accurate sensor to authenticate fingerprints, the chipmaker chose ultrasound technology - the same high-frequency sound waves used by doctors to examine pregnancies. 's (NASDAQ: QCOM ) vice president of product ...

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  2. Can SD afford the luxury of new stadium? www.utsandiego.com...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... all that cash could provide, the essential one is this -- would it be worth it? Here is what we know about Qualcomm Stadium now: It stinks. And not just in the decrepit, outdated figurative sense, but in the I'm-breathing-in-urine-fumes literal ...

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  3. Worse-than-expected second-quarter guidance slams TSMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The China Post

    ... for the second quarter was based on a cutback in its orders from the U.S.-based integrated circuit designer Qualcomm Inc. "Not many mobile device vendors have or will launch new models during that period so demand for microchips is likely to remain ...

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  4. Comparing 2 Tax Friendly Closed End FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... Eight outperformed against the DOW average in total return over the 27.5 month test period and two missed a bit, Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM ) at 14.3% and Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO ) at 32.47%. Similarly for ETW, eight of the companies outperformed ...

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  5. Qualcomm: The Enemy Of My Enemy May Not Be My FRANDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    Jana Partners, one of Qualcomm's largest investors, has called for the company to spin-off its chip-making business from its patent-licensing business. A pending decision from the Ninth Circuit in a case between Microsoft and Motorola is expected to clarify the scope of royalty rates a company can seek when licensing standard-essential.

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  6. Apple's Tim Cook Is a Steal at $65 Million in PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bloomberg

    ... praised. The soda maker awarded CEO Kent $33.8 million in 2014, or 1.2 percent of its $2.8 billion economic profit. Qualcomm Inc., the world's largest maker of chips used in mobile phones, granted CEO Steven Mollenkopf $37.1 million. The pay was ...

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  7. Ethics Commission hands out finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... independent before becoming a Democrat - announced he was stepping out of public life. He's now an executive with Qualcomm and teaches at the University of California San Diego. The commission also levied $1,500 of fines against the independent ...

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  8. Could Feds be prowling mayor's Qualcomm food and booze deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | San Diego Reader

    ... the giant food service company vying with other big national vendors to take over food and beverage operations at Qualcomm stadium. Chargers special counsel Mark Fabiani subsequently questioned Roe's involvement in the behind-the-scenes activities ...

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  9. Jana Partners Is Wrong To Push For Qualcomm Break Up: Morningstar Analyst ExplainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Benzinga

    Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners LLC , recently wrote a letter to his investors revealing that he has had positive discussions with QUALCOMM, Inc. regarding spinning off its chip business and patent-licensing business into two different units. "I think it's important to consider even the history about this that Qualcomm was thinking of splitting up these two businesses about 15 years ago before deciding to keep them together," Colello said.

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  10. UPDATE 2-TSMC sees Q2 sales dip after key client loses businessRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Reuters

    ... Electronics Co Ltd said it used its own chips in its just-released flagship smartphone instead of chips from Qualcomm Inc, which contracts a large share of its production to TSMC. "A key customer's business loss to an IDM ... will negatively impact ...

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  11. You Can't Spell 5G Without LTERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Light Reading

    ... and provide enhancements in a similar direction to 5G," Rasmus Hellberg, senior director of technical marketing for Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM), added at the show. Making the networks complementary hinges on a new air interface, as Hellberg and ...

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  12. Taiwan's TSMC books 65 pct rise in Q1 net profit, beats estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | West Australian

    ... to 50 percent. Samsung also last week said it opted for its own chips for its latest flagship phone over chips from Qualcomm Inc

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  13. UPDATE 1-Taiwan's TSMC books 65 pct rise in Q1 net profit, beats estimatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Reuters

    ... to 50 percent. Samsung also last week said it opted for its own chips for its latest flagship phone over chips from Qualcomm Inc, which contracts a large share of its production to TSMC. Declining prices for smartphones worldwide may also drive ...

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  14. OneWeb Aims At Global Internet Access By 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Daily Caller

    ... strategy than its competitors, and it has gained financial backing from Virgin Group founder Richard Branson and Qualcomm chairman Dr. Paul Jacobs. "[Our] mission is to enable affordable Internet access for everyone," Wyler said. "It is one of the ...

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  15. The NFL's stadium KabukiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... for a November 2016 public vote on a stadium plan is unacceptable. So is financing the stadium with the help of a Qualcomm site development partner, because that would take too long to come to fruition. The NFL official also reminded all involved of ...

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  16. Executive pay draws Qualcomm scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Steven Mollenkopf, chief executive officer of Qualcomm Inc., listens during an interview in New York, U.S., on Thursday, March 12, 2015. Mollenkopf's first year at the helm of Qualcomm Inc., the chipmaker disclosed regulatory investigations in China and the U.S., lamented licensees that failed to pay in full, and lost crucial business from Samsung Electronics Co., one of its biggest customers.

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  17. NFL exec: San Diego risks losing Chargers if financing vote delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Morning Call

    A group of San Diego Chargers season ticket holders whip up the crowd at a mayoral committee meeting at Qualcomm Stadium where some voiced their concerns about financing a new stadium for the football team. A group of San Diego Chargers season ticket holders whip up the crowd at a mayoral committee meeting at Qualcomm Stadium where some voiced their concerns about financing a new stadium for the football team.

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  18. What These Padres Mean for the San Diego Fan BaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... I would mimic the swings of the players I saw on TV. And I remember going to the last game the padres had in Qualcomm and just balling my eyes out because that would be the last game I would see of them in that stadium. And in the stadium I remember ...

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  19. MediaTek vice chairman says he will retire, leave firm JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The China Post

    ... Hsinchu-based chip designer is the world's third-largest supplier of smartphone application processors, behind only Qualcomm Inc. and Apple Inc., according to market research firm Strategy Analytics.

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  20. BusinessProposal to split Qualcomm doesn't get tractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Activist investor Jana Partners' call for Qualcomm to separate its wireless chip business from its technology licensing arm doesn't appear to have drummed up much support from other investors - at least so far. An activist shareholder proposal such as the one Jana made Monday would typically result in a surge of the target company's stock price as investors bet that it could lead to big payout.

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