If Apple sneezes Qualcomm catches cold
Qualcomm is becoming too dependent on Apple and Samung and could be vulnerable if either swaps to different chipmakers.
Adreno 430 makes the grade
Google has selected Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 for a new Project Tango device – a dual-camera smartphone with advanced 3D features.
3.3kW possible, like Nissan Leaf
We had a chance to see some nice demos from Qualcomm at the IoT event and one of the most impressive one was a Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid that could charge wirelessly. This device needs more technology than a wireless mobile phone charging. .
Chipmaker Qualcomm is trailing LTE Direct which could bypass cell towers and allow phones to talk directly.
To go head to head with Qualcomm Quick Charge tech
Qualcomm was quite keen to advertise its Quick Charge technology over the past couple of quarters, but MediaTek has now unveiled the new Pump Express Plus technology in an effort to go head to head with Qualcomm.
Internet of Things everywhere
Qualcomm has been trying to define the internet of things market well beyond just smart watches.
Modems are not enough
We had a chance to speak with the head of Qualcomm’s automotive business unit, and we had a chance to see a prototype of a Cadillac powered with a lot of Qualcomm technology.
President Derek Aberle confirms
Qualcomm had an IoT event in San Francisco yesterday and the company wanted to talk a bit more about IoT, also known as Internet of Things. They started off with a catchy phrase - Internet of Hype to Internet of Everything.
It appears that MediaTek's move to bring out an octa-core processor has disturbed the mighty Qualcomm.