In a sudden and unexpected move, Apple and Qualcomm announced today that they have ended all ongoing litigation and have reached global patent license and chipset supply agreements.

“Qualcomm and Apple today announced an agreement to dismiss all litigation between the two companies worldwide,” an Apple announcement reads. (Qualcomm has posted the same announcement.) “The settlement includes a payment from Apple to Qualcomm. The companies also have reached a six-year license agreement, effective as of April 1, 2019, including a…