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MacSurfer's Archive: Tuesday, April 16, 2019


  • "Qualcomm and Apple agree to drop all litigation: Qualcomm and Apple today announced an agreement to dismiss all litigation between the two companies worldwide. The settlement includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm. The companies also have reached a six-year license agreement, effective as of April 1, 2019, including a two-year option to extend, and a multiyear chipset supply agreement."  Apple 3:52 PM
  • "Apple and Qualcomm Agree to Drop All Litigation: Tech giants were squaring off in battle over chip royalties, with billions of dollars potentially at stake" [Paid Membership Required] 3:40 PM
  • "Qualcomm stock surges on Apple legal settlement" ["The settlement includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm as well as a chipset supply agreement, suggesting that Apple will buy Qualcomm chips for future iPhones. The companies did not say how much the payment will be."] CNBC 3:49 PM
  • "Apple and Qualcomm Settle All Disputes Worldwide: Just as a trial had begun in a federal courtroom in San Diego over a suit Apple had filed against Qualcomm, the two companies said they had essentially made up." New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 3:41 PM
  • "Qualcomm stock surges after settling long patent dispute with Apple: Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday won a major victory in settling its wide-ranging legal dispute with Apple Inc, signing a six-year patent license deal and a supply agreement that could pave the way to getting its modem chips back in the iPhone, which featured only Intel Corp chips last year."  Reuters 3:41 PM
  • "Apple, Qualcomm settle lawsuits over iPhone chips: The agreement includes the dismissal of all litigation between the two companies worldwide" Washington Post [Free Registration Required] 3:43 PM
  • "Apple and Qualcomm settle their antitrust/FRAND/patent dispute: clash of California tech giants is amicably resolved" Foss Patents 3:55 PM
  • "Apple, Qualcomm agree to end all patent litigation: The companies also came to six-year license agreement, effective April 1, as well as a multiyear chipset supply agreement." ZDNet 3:41 PM
  • "Qualcomm Deal Means Apple's 5G iPhone Is Back on for 2020: Apple's settlement with Qualcomm takes some of the mystery out of when iPhones will hop onto the new 5G networks, and takes a lot of air out of the Android world's competitive sails." PC Magazine 3:42 PM
  • "Apple settles with Qualcomm - the 5G iPhone looks more real" Computerworld 3:43 PM
  • "Apple and Qualcomm bury the hatchet in royalties battle royal" AFP 7:54 PM
  • "Apple and Qualcomm settle licensing dispute amid trial: The news broke during opening arguments in their multibillion-dollar trial." CNET 3:46 PM
  • "Apple settles Qualcomm lawsuit over 5G chips" Telegraph 3:43 PM
  • "Apple likens Qualcomm chips to fried chicken as trial begins: A trial opened Tuesday in a complex contract and anti-trust dispute between Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc with the iPhone maker using a fried chicken analogy to explain its claim that the chip company is abusing its market power."  Reuters 1:57 PM
  • "Billions at stake as Apple vs Qualcomm trial begins" AFP 10:56 AM
  • "Common sense against Qualcomm: Apple stresses smartphone functionality also works without modem chip—over WiFi—but Qualcomm wants royalties on entire device" Foss Patents 1:37 PM
  • "Apple-Qualcomm Jury Includes Woman Who's Never Owned Smartphone" Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:48 AM
  • "Apple vs. Qualcomm Jury Includes Retired MLB Pitcher and Woman Who's Never Owned a Smartphone" MacRumors 10:09 AM
  • "Apple Arcade May Be Its Most Important New Subscription Service" ["But Arcade could turn out to be more important to Apple than TV+ because it's going to cannibalize a business that's already showing signs of slowing down, just like Apple Music cannibalized iTunes with great success."]  Motley Fool 8:21 AM
  • "Apple called 'whimsical feudal lord' in Swedish publisher's open letter supporting Spotify complaint" VentureBeat 8:09 AM