Apple stops paying Qualcomm's patent royalties

The buck apparently stops with Apple. The iPhone maker has stopped paying royalties to contract manufacturers for phone patents owned by Qualcomm, starting with devices sold during the March quarter. Those manufacturers, like Foxconn, then pay Qualcomm for ... ( read original story ...)

Apple withholds iPhone patent royalties to Qualcomm

Apple has stopped paying Qualcomm’s patent royalties to iPhone manufacturers, a move likely to cast a blow to the chipmaker’s financial forecast. The iPhone maker sued Qualcomm in January saying that the royalties imposed were excessive and has now ... ( read original story ...)

How hard is Apple’s stock going to crash?

Another day, another analyst shouting BUY BUY BUY on Apple’s stock, based on the upcoming iPhone 8 launch. This week, Credit Suisse analyst Kulbinder Garcha raised his estimate for the firm’s stock price to $170, based on his belief that “pent-up ... ( read original story ...)