We covered this yesterday that Apple is in talks to buy Intel’s smartphone modem business for $1 billion. Apple today confirmed this that the said deal will be closed as early as the fourth quarter of 2019. With this acquisition, Apple’s wireless technology patent portfolio will soar to 17,000 patents.
The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company will start volume production for 5nm chips for Apple’s next year iPhone. Taiwan based company manufactures all Apple’s processors. This time these 5nm cutting edge processors will be shipped in A14 chips in 2020 iPhones and iPads. 2020 iPhone will be the first iPhone to
The Israeli surveillance / spyware development group NSO developed Pegasus software that can harvest data from user’s built in storage. Apple is now facing another security threat through which NSO can collect iCloud data as well. NSO group develops spyware programs for governments, these programs are then used to assist