Apple Settles Qualcomm Dispute Over Modem Tech

Apple Settles Qualcomm Dispute Over Modem Tech

Last year Qualcomm sued Apple for reportedly giving proprietary code to Intel. The lawsuit alleged modem technology has been unlawfully shared between the two companies and used in the iPhone. The litigation was settled yesterday when Apple agreed to pay Qualcomm an undisclosed amount over the next 6 years. The conteact, effective April 1 of this year, includes an option to extend for an additional 2 years.

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