EU follows up ongoing Qualcomm investigation with charges

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This past July, we reported that the European Union had launched two investigations looking into Qualcomm’s competitive practices (Previous article). On Tuesday (12/08/15) the European Commission formally charged them with illegally paying a customer to use its chips exclusively, while selling chips below cost to force a specific competitor (Icera) out of the market. Margrethe […]

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Qualcomm next target for EU

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
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Following up on our articles where the European Union charged Google with antitrust practices, Qualcomm is the latest California company to incur their wrath. Last week, the EU antitrust regulators revealed they were investigating the chip maker for unfair practices. The regulators have launched two separate probes of Qualcomm. One alleging that the mobile chip […]

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