After upheaval, chip firm Broadcom rebounds
Scott McGregor, the chief executive of chip developer Broadcom Corp., is happy to talk about the expanding list of uses for his company's products - smart cars, for instance - and new innovations that will fuel his company's ...
Raspberry Pi will roll with Android 4.0
Broadcom enters 5G pearly gates with new chip BCM4335
New Wi-Fi standard will speed up video streaming
It wasn't long ago families squabbled over who was hogging the TV remote control. Now they face off over who's hogging the bandwidth.
Broadcom will ship 802.11ac products in 2012
NXP develops automotive ethernet transceivers for in-vehicle networks
NXP Semiconductors N.V. today announced its engagement in automotive Ethernet as the first automotive semiconductor supplier to license Broadcoms BroadR-Reach Ethernet technology for in-vehicle networking. ...
Broadcom to acquire NetLogic for about $3.7B
(AP) -- Broadcom Corp. said Monday it has agreed to acquire NetLogic Microsystems Inc. for about $3.7 billion in cash.
Tablets leave netbooks in the dust as even laptops lag
There was a time when Steve Mehta was on his laptop nonstop. Nowadays, he hardly touches it.
Qualcomm posts 2Q profit, gives tepid 3Q outlook
(AP) -- Qualcomm Inc., whose chips and other technologies are used in vast numbers of cell phones, raised its earnings estimate for 2010 on Wednesday on solid second-quarter results. But its short-term outlook ...
Canadian firm sues 20 top tech firms for patent infringement
A Canadian company said Thursday that it has filed suit against Acer, Apple, Lenovo, LG Electronics, Sony, Toshiba and 14 other top technology firms, accusing them of patent infringement.
Broadcom ex-CEO cleared but reputation may suffer
(AP) -- A federal judge tossed out a raft of felony narcotics charges against Broadcom Corp.'s co-founder and former CEO Thursday, ending an embarrassment for prosecutors that grabbed headlines with allegations ...
Broadcom settles securities class action lawsuit
(AP) -- Broadcom Corp. said Tuesday it will pay more than $160 million in cash to settle a class action investor lawsuit related to stock option backdating, but did not admit wrongdoing.
Gov't misconduct may unravel Broadcom fraud case
(AP) -- When the federal government revealed it had launched a massive investigation of some of Broadcom Corp.'s top executives for backdating stock options, it sent a shock wave through the business world.
Broadcom co-founder takes stand in fraud trial
(AP) -- Broadcom Corp.'s co-founder took the witness stand Tuesday in the fraud trial of the company's former chief financial officer.