Author: Geoff Blaber

Predictions Event Highlights: Interview with Wassim Chourbaji, Qualcomm

As part of CCS Insight’s Predictions for 2023 and Beyond event last week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Wassim Chourbaji, Qualcomm’s Senior Vice President, Government Affairs EMEA. A central…

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A Regulatory Renaissance

CCS Insight’s Predictions for 2023 and Beyond is rapidly approaching, with the online event due to take place on 18, 19 and 20 October — click here for details and…

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The Big Tech Balancing Act

US government policy toward licensing of standard-essential patents (SEPs) isn’t a subject that the wider tech industry follows closely. Arguably it should. Recent changes in policy point to a big…

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MWC 2022, Tuesday 1 March

Your guide to the top stories from the second day of the event Today’s highlights from our analysts in Barcelona cover announcements from telecom operators, chipmakers, wearables and extended reality…

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SoftBank Up in Arms

End of the road for Nvidia’s acquisition of Arm When Nvidia’s proposed acquisition of Arm was announced in September 2020, there were two distinct camps of opinion. One side viewed…

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No Surprises as Resistance Stiffens to Arm Takeover

UK Competition and Markets Authority orders phase two investigation Just a few weeks ago we published an update on the status of Nvidia’s proposed $40 billion acquisition of Arm from…

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SoftBank Needs a Backup Plan for Nvidia Deal

The clock is ticking for SoftBank We’re fast approaching the one-year anniversary of Nvidia’s $40 billion bid for Arm from SoftBank. There’s been a lot of talk from Nvidia, Arm…

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Delivering the Future of Transportation in Europe

Open standards and industrial policy will determine success I recently attended the virtual 5G/Automotive Conference hosted by Eurecom, France Brevets, IMT and Qualcomm. The event had a distinctly European focus…

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Planning for a Transportation Network of the Future

Cleaner, smarter and more efficient transport hinges on coordination Back in August 2020, Qualcomm outlined its vision for a new era of smart transportation in which roads, vehicles, infrastructure, people…

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