Ina Fried

Recent Posts by Ina Fried

Qualcomm Says China Is Investigating Whether Firm Broke Its Anti-Monopoly Law

Qualcomm said Monday that a Chinese government agency is looking into whether the chipmaker broke one of the country’s anti-monopoly laws.

paul_jacobs_d8

Asa Mathat | All Things Digital

In a statement, Qualcomm said that the substance of the investigation is confidential, and that it is not aware of any charge that it has broken the law. “We will continue to cooperate with the (Chinese government agency) as it conducts its confidential investigation,” Qualcomm said.

Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs recently told The Wall Street Journal that it was seeing fallout in China from the NSA scandal and other issues.


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus