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Making Machines Work for Co., Clinic

BIOTECH: Illumina SVP Tackles ChallengesSusan Tousi doesn’t practice medicine, unlike many in her family tree. But Illumina’s senior vice president of product development is making her mark on health.

Qualcomm’s $100 Question

Co. Faces Many Challenges to Boost Languishing Stock Price, Fulfill Pledge to Stockholders

The San Diego chipmaking giant is preparing to face shareholders at its previously postponed annual shareholders meeting, scheduled for March 23.

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Citing Buyout Talk, Qualcomm Board Says It Won't Renominate Paul Jacobs

Until recently he was executive chairman of the board.

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Report: Qualcomm Director Paul Jacobs Considers Bid for Firm

It's unclear how he would finance a bid for the company, which has a market value of about $90 billion.

ThinkTank Debuts TacticalLaunch, Veteran-Focused Incubator Program

ThinkTank Innovation plans to launch additional incubator and accelerator programs for entrepreneurs in the future.

Broadcom Ends Qualcomm Bid in Wake of U.S. Presidential Order

As ordered, Broadcom has also withdrawn its slate of nominees for the Qualcommm board of directors.

OUR VIEW: Qualcomm Should Remain Independent

From our view, there was nothing to like, and much to dread, if Broadcom had succeeded in taking control of Qualcomm.

Qualcomm Stock Down 5 Percent Following Order Barring Broadcom Bid

The deal was prohibited at the recommendation of a Treasury Department committee that reviews transactions for nation security implications.

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Trump Blocks Broadcom Bid to Acquire Qualcomm

The order directs Broadcom to end its proposed takeover of the San Diego tech giant.

Teradata Corp. Names First COO, CMO

About two-thirds of Teradata's leadership team are based in San Diego.

Qualcomm Hikes Quarterly Dividend 9 Percent

The move comes as the company readies for a meeting at which its shareholders will vote whether or not to replace the majority of its board with Broadcom nominees.

Qualcomm's Paul Jacobs Out as Executive Chairman

Jeffrey Henderson, an independent Qualcomm director, will now head the board as its non-executive chairman.

Texas Regulators Approve Sempra Buying Oncor for $9.45B

The Public Utility Commission of Texas on March 8 approved Sempra Energy buying Oncor Electric Delivery, the last remaining regulatory obstacle in a $9.45 billion deal expected to close shortly.

LoanHero Brand 'Retired' Post-Acquisition

Derek Barclay, cofounder of LoanHero, is relocating to Georgia, where LendingPoint is headquartered.

National Security Concerns Prompt U.S. Government Panel to Investigate Broadcom Bid for Qualcomm

Qualcomm investors were slated to vote March 6 on whether to give Broadcom a majority on Qualcomm's board of directors. The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States has ordered the meeting delayed.

Some Galaxy S9s Have Trick Up Their Sleeve: Snapdragon 845

Samsung’s newly unveiled smartphone, the Galaxy S9, contains Qualcomm Inc.’s newest premium processor, the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform, in select regions of the world. Qualcomm (Nasdaq: QCOM) made the announcement at the Mobile World Congress event on Feb. 25 in Barcelona, Spain.

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