Chipmaker Qualcomm announced a major acquisition today: it will buy Santa Clara based silicon company Nuvia for $1.4 billion. Qualcomm intends to use Nuvia technology in future chip designs for a wide range of devices, from phones to cars. Nuvia was founded in 2019 by three former Apple semiconductor executives. The startup has been developing custom CPU core design for servers, and its company materials make frequent reference to a mission to reimagine silicon design. But Qualcomm sees...

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