A Qualcomm spokeswoman declined to comment. No final decisions have been made and there's no guarantee a deal will go ahead. The potential offer is a premium of 27.6 percent to Qualcomm's Thursday close. Broadcom stock, meanwhile, is trading up almost 6.5 percent.
More: Don't want an iPhone 8 or iPhone X? It is now incorporated in Singapore and co-headquartered there and in San Jose, California. Since then, though, smartphone sales growth has slowed and Intel has succeeded in placing its modems in some iPhone models.
Qualcomm and Apple have been embroiled in a dispute over royalties that has landed the two corporations in court.
At issue between Qualcomm and Apple are licensing fees the chipmaker charges for patents that cover the basics of how mobile phone systems work.
Regulators are still reviewing Qualcomm's $38.1 billion proposed acquisition of NXP Semiconductors for $38.1 billion. The deal is facing regulatory examination in Europe and opposition from some shareholders including activist hedge fund firm Elliott Management Corp., which has argued the offer undervalues NXP. The chipmaker countersued the Cupertino-based company in April, sought injunctions to halt iPhone sales in the U.S. and China, and filed a lawsuit over copyright infringement. Qualcomm, a major supplier of chips for wireless handsets, was up 14 percent.
Such a deal would cap an ongoing consolidation of the semiconductor industry.
Giving it the scientific name Pongo tapanuliensis , scientists have identified this first great ape species in almost 90 years. Erik Meijaard of the Australian National University said: "Great apes are among the best-studied species in the world".
The post Britain's May replaces defence minister in growing harassment scandal appeared first on Vanguard News . He told the BBC that what had been "acceptable 15, 10 years ago is clearly not acceptable now".
Thornton police say 47-year-old Scott Ostrem was arrested Thursday morning, about 14 hours after he fled the store in a auto . A man suspected of killing three people at a Colorado Walmart on Wednesday evening (local time) has been arrested.
The UK ranks 95th in the world for income equality, with women in the UK earning on average 45% less per year than men. However, gender equality does appear to promote better economic performance, according to numerous studies.
Indigenous Australians have also complained about visitors urinating on the rock, potentially contaminating water sources. More than 30 people have died attempting the climb, which is often closed during periods of high temperatures or weather.
There's no release date set for the latest Overwatch hero yet, though it's likely she'll arrive with the Blizzard World map. Her right hand fires a long-range beam weapon that saps enemies' health, healing Moira and replenishing her biotic energy.
Klum really got into act when she performed the classic " Thriller " dance at the party, which was held at Moxy Times Square . With little help from her prosthetic chest and hand, the 44-year-old model looked no less horrifying than MJ himself.
The company has introduced a paid leave allowance to non-smokers, giving them an extra six days off per year . Smoking at work will cost you more than a week of precious vacation time at one Japanese company.
He was cut by Cleveland during training camp and signed to be Denver's backup ahead of its season opener in September. That final year when they won the Super Bowl , he went 5-2 as the starter while the future Hall of Famer was injured.
Scientists discover hidden chamber in Great Pyramid
Muons (elementary particles similar to electrons) originate from collisions between cosmic rays and atoms in the upper atmosphere. They saw those rooms but, to their surprise, they found an additional large space as well.
Even Apple Can't Believe Apple's Q4 Results
While that only represents a 2% increase year-over-year, Apple's other products more than picked up the slack. He said he expects the current quarter to be the company's biggest ever, after a "sensational year" for 2017.
The Starbucks Holiday Cups Are Officially Here — ALERT
For the 2017 holiday season , the company is ditching their trademark red cups in favor of a do-it-yourself motif . The cup sparked outrage with its lack of Christmas and winter symbols such as snowflakes, trees or presents.
NSFW I, Tonya trailer flips off biopic tradition
Janney portrays LaVona Harding as a bitter chainsmoker who won't stop berating her daughter on multiple occasions. Four years later and it looks like the star of About Time and Suicide Squad has landed her best role to date.
Utah nurse arrested by police reaches $500K settlement
A 24-year-old ex-convict is suspected of shooting the student to death after demanding Guo's auto , according to Utah authorities. The university advised those on campus to shelter in place and issued a campus alert Monday about 9 p.m.
Zero Dawn Crossover on PS4
The full armor set will make any player character look like Aloy from head to toe, including facial likeness. Hunters can courageous the beast alone or with their team of four hunters.
Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Shots
The Centers for Disease Control recommends that nearly everyone over six months of age should receive the flu vaccine . However, different viruses are responsible for the two illnesses , and the flu is more serious than a cold.
CNN fact-checks White House briefing in real time
A Trump campaign supervisor encouraged Papadopoulos to make the trip "if it is feasible" on August 15, 2016. At the time Trump described him as an " excellent guy " so was clearly familiar with his work.