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Recent articles by Shara:

Apple, Qualcomm will bring you a 5G iPhone

In a nutshell, there isn't enough time to get the modems ready for September. → Read More

Intel says it will exit 5G phone modems just hours after Apple, Qualcomm settle

Guess we know why Apple and Qualcomm reached a settlement agreement in their licensing dispute. → Read More

Apple and Qualcomm settle: Here's what it means for your next iPhone

The two sides struck a surprise settlement just as opening arguments came to a close. → Read More

Apple and Qualcomm settle licensing dispute in the midst of trial

The news broke during opening arguments in their multi-billion-dollar trial. → Read More

Apple makes opening pitch to jury, says Qualcomm hurts competition

From 2010 to 2016, the iPhone maker paid Qualcomm $16.1 billion for chips and $7.23 billion for licensing fees, which Apple's lawyer describes as double dipping. → Read More

Apple v Qualcomm jury includes pilot, former MLB pitcher, retired nurse

Most of the jury members are well educated, and a third are women. → Read More

Apple, Qualcomm head into latest legal battle, with billions at stake

The two are fighting over licensing fees, but the outcome could affect how fast your next iPhone downloads data. → Read More

Apple doubles the suppliers committed to 100% clean energy

With 44 signed up, it still has a long way to go to get its nearly 800 suppliers on board. → Read More

Qualcomm chips aim to improve cameras on cheaper phones

One of its new processors, the 730G, is designed specifically to supercharge mobile gaming. → Read More

Samsung's Galaxy S10 couldn't boost its Q1 revenue, profits

The company expects a big drop in its financial results in the March quarter. → Read More

Galaxy S10 5G, Mate X, Motorola Mod: Why you shouldn't rush to buy a 5G phone

Early adopters, beware. → Read More

Qualcomm ex-CEO Jacobs drops plans to take chipmaker private

Instead, he reportedly will focus on his new wireless technology startup, XCOM. → Read More

Apple's origins: An oral history from inside the loop

Alums share memories as Apple marks another anniversary. Spoiler: Bill Gates had a bigger role in Apple's success than he may know. → Read More

Apple's AirPower wireless charging mat officially canceled

The company says the delayed product, which was about more than just charging, didn't meet its "high standards." → Read More

Apple's AirPower charging mat is officially dead

The company says the delayed product, which was about more than just charging, didn't meet its "high standards." → Read More

Apple's AirPower charging mat is officially dead

The company says the delayed product, which was about more than just charging, didn't meet its "high standards." → Read More

Apple loses engineer overseeing the processors powering iPhones, iPads

Gerard Williams III, who led the design of every Apple chip core from the A7 to the A12X, departed the company last month, CNET has learned. → Read More

Apple’s AirPower charging mat is officially dead

The company on Friday said the delayed product didn't meet its "high standards." → Read More

Apple's Cook, Qualcomm's Mollenkopf make list of possible trial witnesses

The two CEOs, as well as other top execs from their companies, Samsung and others, may testify in next month's battle over Qualcomm's licensing practices. → Read More

Apple Card, Apple TV Plus, Apple Arcade: It's just another way to say iPhone

Sure, Apple's about services now. But everything works best on Apple's smartphone. → Read More