An optical component boom reveals the changing nature of telecom and IT spending.
Some of the FTC's allegations against Qualcomm are questionable. But other claims are more worrisome, particularly given that foreign regulators have made them as well.
An $853-million fine from Korean regulators comes as Qualcomm also deals with several other probes related to its licensing business. Diversifying has never looked better.
While Nokia may be able to favorably settle its new infringement suits against Apple, Apple's antitrust suit against Nokia could have more far-reaching implications.