Keyword: European Commission
Qualcomm plans to fight back after the European Commission on Thursday slapped the chipmaker with a $272 million fine for what competition authorities called predatory pricing of its 3G baseband chipsets.
The EC’s connected car Wi-Fi proposal drew criticism from mobile industry and technology groups.
Ericsson, Vodafone and BMW Group are urging the European Commission to consider cellular-based technology, or Cellular-V2X (C-V2X), for car safety.
Qualcomm said it “strongly disagrees” the European Commission’s decision to levy a $1.2 billion fine against the company.
The European Union is taking Ireland to court to force the country to collect roughly $15 billion in taxes, escalating a year-old dispute.
The United States government is reportedly looking to intervene on Apple’s behalf in the company’s tax battle with the European Union.
Qualcomm’s bid to acquire rival NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion is coming under scrutiny across the Atlantic.
The 5GCAR project led by Ericsson has been selected as part of Phase 2 of the 5G Infrastructure Public Private Partnership.
Chairman Ajit Pai used MWC as a stage to push his effort to roll back regulations.
The tax-policy battle between the European Commission on one hand and Apple and Ireland on the other continued to escalate Monday.