Qualcomm to see limited LTE modem competition in 2014, says Deutsche Bank Deutsche Bank says announcements at CES support its view that Qualcomm will see limited LTE modem competition in 2014. The firm notes the merchant baseband vendors seeking to compete in LTE have needed to acquire assets or license them in order to play catch-up. Deutsche keeps a Buy rating on Qualcomm with a $78 price target.
TSMC to provide chips for LG's 'Nuclun' smartphone microprocessor, WSJ says According to a source, Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) will provide chips for microprocessors to power "Nuclun," a variation of LG's G3 smartphone, the Wall Street Journal reports. So far, LG Electronics has mostly relied on Qualcomm (QCOM) for the chips that run its smartphones. Reference Link