Qualcomm today reported that it's the focuse of an anti-monopoly investigation in China. According to a press release, China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has commenced an investigation of Qualcomm relating to the Chinese Anti-Monopoly Law (AML).
Qualcomm Wednesday unveiled the next generation of its...
As promised Qualcomm making available its Toq smartwatch on Dec. 2 and will be charging $350 for...
NEW YORK (AP) — Computerized wristwatches that display message alerts and weather updates are abound this holiday season: Consumer electronics companies are trying to persuade you to add these smartwatches to your shopping lists. Samsung and Sony have devices out, and Qualcomm has one coming before the holidays. Apple is believed to be making one, and a new report says Google is developing one, too.
A former senior executive at Qualcomm Inc. made nearly $250,000 in illegal profits from using inside information to buy stock in the wireless technology company and an acquisition target before major public announcements, according to an indictment unsealed Monday.
While Samsung grabbed most of the attention with its splashy Galaxy Gear unveiling this week, Qualcomm quietly took wraps off a wearable of its own at its annual Uplinq developer conference. Take a quick look at the Toq, which boasts 8 days of battery life. Is it possible Qualcomm could be a contender in the space?
Save for a few hints derived from FCC patents, there were few clues about Qualcomm’s smartwatch ambitions. So it surprised the crowd at Qualcomm’s Uplinq developer conference in San Diego when CEO Paul Jacobs rather casually unveiled Toq at the end of his keynote address, at almost precisely the same time Samsung was introducing Galaxy Gear.
SAN DIEGO - Qualcomm today introduced 2net Mobile, a new version of its mHealth platform designed to aggregate disparate medical data and health sensor information into one concentrated stream for access on mobile devices. The white-label Android software module will mimic the gateway functionality of the 2net Hub allowing secure access and transmission of health information.
Qualcomm announced its Toq smartwatch and said the device will see a U.S. release in the fourth quarter. The Toq features an always-on color screen and stereo Bluetooth headset featuring directional microphones for phone calls. It comes with a wireless charging pad for both the watch and the headsets.
Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Omnitracs, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, to Vista Equity Partners, a U.S.-based private equity firm. Subject to the terms and conditions of the definitive agreement, Vista will purchase Omnitracs for $800 million in cash.
Carrier aggregation has a lot of benefits, many of which SK Telecom touted when it in June announced its LTE-Advanced network, which it deemed the first of its kind to be publically available. Despite the carrier aggregation-based advances SK Telecom proudly proclaimed, the Korean provider was sure to point out its plans to apply enhanced Inter-Cell Interference Coordination (eICIC) by 2014...
Alcatel-Lucent and Qualcomm Technologies have agreed to a partnership in developing small cell technology. Reuters reports the deal is worth approximately $133 million in research funding. The two companies plan to jointly invest in a strategic R&D program to develop the next generation of Alcatel-Lucent lightRadio small cell products. The new units will feature Qualcomm Technologies' family of small cell chipsets.
In Qualcomm's imagined "World Without Mobile," set against a bouncy a capella soundtrack, normal mobile activities like checking messages, watching videos, playing games, listening to the music and updating social media profiles become unreasonably cumbersome when attempted without a connected device.
Qualcomm Incorporated on Wednesdauy announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, is providing the technology for a Samsung Galaxy S4 with LTE-Advanced capabilities. According to a press release, the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A will be...
Qualcomm reported $6.1 billion in revenue on $1.06 EPS for the second quarter of its 2013 fiscal year. The jump is revenue represents a 24 percent increase annually and had led the chipset giant to raise revenue and earnings guidance for 2013.
Rick Valencia, vice president and general manager of Qualcomm Life, a subsidiary of Qualcomm responsible for all things mHealth related, believes the healthcare in this country need a bit of a technological overhaul. “There are two industries that have fought off any kind of technological...
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has been working with Facebook to optimize Facebook Home and Facebook for Android across all Qualcomm Snapdragon processors. These Facebook Home optimizations are designed to enable better overall performance, lower power consumption and improved data efficiency for consumers using Facebook Home and Facebook for Android.
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and MLB Advanced Media, the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, today announced a multi-year engineering and technology agreement, establishing a collaborative effort to survey, plan and optimize mobile network connectivity for fans at supported MLB ballparks.
Qualcomm Wednesday announced its 2013 first quarter numbers boasting $6 billion in revenue, a 29 percent increase year over year, and a net income of $1.9 billion, a 36 percent jump year over year. The numbers included a $1.09 earnings per share, representing a 35 percent increase year over year.
Mitek’s Mobile Deposit technology makes it possible for consumers to use their smartphone or tablet camera to snap a picture of their check and make an instant deposit. Mitek is now bringing that service to paying bills anytime, anywhere. The company has partnered with U.S. Bank to offer Mobile Photo Bill Pay, a service that will be offered beginning in 2013.
Qualcomm has managed to leverage its wireless chip business to finish third in the semiconductor market for 2012, according to research released today from IHS iSuppli. IHS calls the 2012 semiconductor market "miserable" and characterized by revenue decline at seven of the world’s top 10 semiconductor suppliers.
Qualcomm's chip sales held strong in its first fiscal quarter, prompting the company to raise its outlook despite economic headwinds that continue to buffet the United States.
AT&T told the FCC yesterday that it will cost between $1 billion and $2 billion to use Qualcomm's Flo TV spectrum for supplemental downlink capacity in its LTE network.
Qualcomm launched a new company today that aims to be the middleware of the mobile healthcare industry.
It's been nearly a year since AT&T announced it would pay $1.93 billion for the airwaves used in Qualcomm's discontinued Flo TV mobile television service...
Qualcomm today announced a major expansion of its Snapdragon S4 class of next-generation mobile processors and the enhancement of its Snapdragon S1...
Qualcomm posted record increases in sales and profits for its fiscal fourth quarter Wednesday on surging growth in the global smartphone market.
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