Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 24th Jan 2018 14:34 UTC
Legal

The European Commission has fined Qualcomm €997m for abusing its market dominance in LTE baseband chipsets. Qualcomm prevented rivals from competing in the market by making significant payments to a key customer on condition it would not buy from rivals. This is illegal under EU antitrust rules.

Qualcomm sounds like an upstanding company. Of course, they are appealing the decision.

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RE: Scum
by Kochise on Wed 24th Jan 2018 19:30 UTC in reply to "Scum"
Kochise
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2006-03-03

Quite fun considering the EU agreed to allow Quallcomm to buy NXP, helping them to become into another "dominant market position".

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