Apple 5G engineer Ruben Caballero leaves the company

Apple 5G engineer Ruben Caballero leaves the company

One modem expert arrives at Apple, another departs. This weekend it was reported that Apple poached Umashankar Thyagarajan, Intel’s lead 5G modem developer, earlier this year just weeks before ditching the chipmaker for Qualcomm, after Apple and Qualcomm settled their long-running legal battle

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Another report suggests that Apple wants to build its own iPhone modems

Another report suggests that Apple wants to build its own iPhone modems

Apple has moved its modem chip engineering effort into its in-house hardware technology group from its supply chain unit, two unnamed “people familiar with the move” told Reuters, which says this may be a sign that the tech giant wants to develop a key component of its iPhones after years of buying it from outside suppliers

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Apple, Dialog Semiconductor strike deal for chip research and development

Apple, Dialog Semiconductor strike deal for chip research and development

Dialog Semiconductor has announced an agreement with Apple to license certain of its power management technologies, transfer certain of its assets and over 300 employees to Apple to support chip research and development. Currently, Dialog supplies the power management chips for iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches.

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Apple’s Johny Srouji awarded restricted stock unit worth $9.6 million

Apple’s Johny Srouji awarded restricted stock unit worth $9.6 million

In his first U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing as Apple's senior vice president of Hardware Technologies, Johny Srouji revealed the recent receipt of a restricted stock unit award currently worth US$9.6 million, as well as substantial common stock holdings valued at $10.9 million, reports AppleInsider (http://tinyurl.com/z8ponnc).

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