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Qualcomm acquires Black Sand

Qualcomm acquires Black Sand

June 25, 2014 at 6:04 am 0 comments

Qualcomm has acquired Black Sand Technologies, a fabless semiconductor company dedicated to building solutions for the wireless industry by combining sensitive analog and powerful digital circuits in silicon. Black Sand’s unique combination of patented mixed-signal technology and industry experience will lead the way to new levels of cost and performanceRead More

Qualcomm powers world’s first LTE Advanced smartphone

Qualcomm powers world’s first LTE Advanced smartphone

June 20, 2014 at 8:50 am 0 comments

Qualcomm Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm today announced that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor and Qualcomm Gobi 9×35 modem are powering the Samsung Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A in Korea, the world’s first commercially available LTE Advanced Cat 6 smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A smartphone is theRead More

Qualcomm’s retail subsidiary is a standalone company

Qualcomm’s retail subsidiary is a standalone company

May 1, 2014 at 2:53 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm Technologies has signed a definitive agreement with a group of third-party investors to establish Qualcomm Retail Solutions (QRS) as an independent, standalone company. At close, the third-party investors will collectively assume a controlling interest in the business. Qualcomm Technologies will remain a substantial investor. All aspects of QRS, includingRead More

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 800 series processors

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 800 series processors

April 8, 2014 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, introduced its next-generation mobile processors Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors. The Snapdragon 800 series processors, designed to deliver the ultimate connected mobile computing experiences in video, imaging and graphics. The Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors are highest performing platform to date,Read More

Qualcomm launches MU-MIMO for Wi-Fi

Qualcomm launches MU-MIMO for Wi-Fi

April 4, 2014 at 6:27 am 0 comments

Qualcomm today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros is delivering the first Qualcomm VIVE 4-stream 802.11ac solutions with multi-user MIMO (MU-MIMO) to greatly improve Wi-Fi performance for the growing number of connected devices. Enhanced with Qualcomm Atheros’ innovative algorithm-based technology, the new solutions offer two to three times more networkRead More

Qualcomm collaborates with Sprint for small cell

Qualcomm collaborates with Sprint for small cell

March 6, 2014 at 3:56 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm Technologies in cooperation with Sprint and NASCAR, demonstrated the second phase of an over-the-air trial of an LTE TDD hyper-dense small cell network at the Phoenix International Raceway. Phoenix International Raceway was identified as an ideal venue to conduct Qualcomm Technologies’ hyper-dense small cell network trial due to theRead More

Steve Mollenkopf becomes the new CEO of Qualcomm

Steve Mollenkopf becomes the new CEO of Qualcomm

March 5, 2014 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

He has been with the company for over 20 years Qualcomm today appointed Steve Mollenkopf as its new CEO. Though this development was announced in December last year, Steve was formally appointed as the CEO during the company’s 2014 Annual Meeting of shareholders on March 4. Prior to this responsibilityRead More

Qualcomm shows LTE Advanced Category 6 demo

Qualcomm shows LTE Advanced Category 6 demo

February 26, 2014 at 6:29 am 0 comments

Qualcomm today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies in cooperation with Samsung, SK Telecom and KT, has conducted the world’s first live demonstrations of LTE Advanced Category 6 connectivity with download speeds of up to 300 Mbps on a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 smartphone at Mobile World Congress. TheRead More

Qualcomm collaborates with Deutsche Telekom

Qualcomm collaborates with Deutsche Telekom

February 26, 2014 at 6:07 am 0 comments

Qualcomm Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm and Deutsche Telekom has announced that they will collaborate on the first LTE Direct operator trial in Germany. LTE Direct is expected to be an operator owned platform that enables the next generation of proximity based services. This platform operates in licensedRead More

Qualcomm introduces Snapdragon 801 processor

Qualcomm introduces Snapdragon 801 processor

February 24, 2014 at 10:08 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm Technologies has announced the introduction of the Snapdragon 801 processor, which includes several new enhancements to its predecessor, the highly popular Snapdragon 800 SoC, while maintaining some important similarities, primarily software and pin compatibility. The Snapdragon 801 processor enables even more compelling mobile user experiences, like higher quality imagingRead More