Articles about Broadcom

New bug exposes Wi-Fi traffic of billion devices (including phones)

27 Feb 2020

Technology
New bug exposes Wi-Fi traffic of billion devices (including phones)

In a major shocker, researchers from antivirus company ESET have raised alarms over a critical security vulnerability plaguing billions of devices around the world.

Broadcom withdraws its $142 billion offer to acquire Qualcomm

14 Mar 2018

Business
Broadcom withdraws its $142 billion offer to acquire Qualcomm

Singapore-based Broadcom has officially withdrawn its $142 billion offer to acquire rival chipmaker Qualcomm after President Trump blocked the deal, citing national security reasons.

Trump blocks Broadcom's $117bn bid for Qualcomm; cites security concerns

13 Mar 2018

Business
Trump blocks Broadcom's $117bn bid for Qualcomm; cites security concerns

US President Donald Trump has ordered the Singapore-based chipmaker Broadcom to abandon its $117 billion bid to take over rival chipmaker Qualcomm, blocking what would have been the biggest technology deal ever in history.

Chipmaker Broadcom offers to buy Qualcomm for $103bn

10 Nov 2017

Business
Chipmaker Broadcom offers to buy Qualcomm for $103bn

In a move that could reshape the global mobile chip industry, US-based chipmaker Broadcom has proposed to buy another chip giant Qualcomm for $103bn.

GPS that's super accurate is a modern-day need

28 Sep 2017

Technology
GPS that's super accurate is a modern-day need

Google Maps are a lifesaver when you are at an unknown destination. However, often the directions provided by them, are a tad bit off the track. It's not the navigation app's fault.