Month: April 2019

Apple, Qualcomm End Patent Feud: What’s a Few Billion Between Friends?

The front page headline of the Wall Street Journal* blared the news: “Apple, Qualcomm End Legal Feud.” But the Journal declined to speculate how much money Apple will pay for the 4G, LTE, and 5G technologies patented by Qualcomm. “Undisclosed payment,” indeed. The stock market, though, has an uncanny knack for valuing deals. Qualcomm’s market […]