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Coroner report

13 March 2018 By Robert Cyran

While President Trump personally nixed the chipmaker’s $117 bln takeover of Qualcomm, Broadcom helped author its own failure. It failed to realize that chips are the new steel for national security. Its sheer hostility didn’t help. And boss Hock Tan was just too impatient.

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