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Trump blocks Broadcom's bid to buy Qualcomm

Already the 117-billion-dollar bid made by Broadcom for Qualcomm is huge but Intel would have to cough up even more - some estimate the price at 170 billion dollars - to achieve its goal. The panel voiced concern that Broadcom , known as an aggressive cost-cutter, would stifle research and innovation at Qualcomm . "This decision is based on the facts and national security sensitivities related to this particular transaction only and is not meant to make any other statement about ...


Tributes to Roger Bannister, who has died at age 88

So on May 6, 1954, when the public address man announced Bannister's time with a dramatic pause the crowd of 3,000 at Iffley Road Track in Oxford, England drowned out the rest of the announcement with a roar . "Life has its physical challenges, but I take every day as it comes", he said. "None of my athletics was the greatest achievement", he once said. He was knighted in 1975 for his service as the first Chairman of Britain's Sports Council, according to The Telegraph .

Lamar Jackson only sees quarterback, not wide receiver, in his National Football League future

Whether that situation will be in Denver remains to be seen, but Jackson promised Friday a "different" and "leveled-up Lamar" for any team that chooses to draft him. "Very mobile, I can throw on the run, [can make the throw to] any part of the field, any route". I love putting a chip on my shoulder. Jay Cutler came out of retirement to lead the Dolphins offense last season, starting 14 of the team's 16 games.


Here are possible new camera features on the Galaxy S9

We heard previously that the two handsets would share a similar design to the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus and the displays on the two smartphones are said to be about the same size. The new rumour suggests the S9's camera will be the world's first flagship smartphone to feature an F1.5 aperture. While details indicate the main goal of the technology is to help decrease the thickness and weight of smartphones, it may also be connected to how in-display fingerprint scanners work on Samsung ...