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Cars have become rolling computers, crammed with features driven by computers and software.
The chip sector has been undergoing a huge wave of consolidation in the last year, and Qualcomm has several other attractive targets aside from NXP.
An operating system that merges Chrome OS and Android could gain a following in the education and low-end consumer PC markets. Business PC buyers could be a tougher sell.