September 13, 2021

Tag: Qualcomm

San Diego

San Diego-based Qualcomm Complete Versatile Video Coding for Video Compression

San Diego’s Qualcomm has finished building their Versatile Video Coding video compression software standard and expects to begin deploying it commercially around the world in 2021. San Diego-based Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, recently announced the completion of the Versatile Video Coding (VVC) standard for video compression. Qualcomm’s leadership in contributing technologies, […]

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Business, Local Business Scoop, Partnerships

Qualcomm $16 Billion Share Repurchase

Qualcomm Incorporated announced on September 13, 2018, that it has entered into accelerated share repurchase agreements with each of Bank of America, N.A., Citibank, N.A. and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC to repurchase an aggregate of $16 billion of the company’s common stock, with an initial delivery to Qualcomm of approximately 178 million shares in […]

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Local Business Scoop, San Diego, Technology

Qualcomm Delivers a Fully Integrated Far-Field Smart Audio Reference Platform for the Amazon Alexa Voice Service

San Diego – based Qualcomm Technologies International recently announced that the Qualcomm Smart Audio Platform has been qualified by Amazon for the Alexa Voice Service (AVS). This reference platform incorporates the hardware and software building-blocks required to facilitate rapid commercialization of smart speaker and networked audio solutions, and it is the first announced fully end-to-end […]

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Local Business Scoop, San Diego, Technology, United Kingdom

Qualcomm, EE, and Sony Mobile Showcase Europe’s First Commercial Gigabit LTE Mobile Device and Network at Wembley Stadium

San Diego – based Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, EE and Sony Mobile Communications today showcased Europe’s first commercial Gigabit LTE/4G mobile device and network. During the event, the companies showcased the benefits of Gigabit LTE in four real-life use cases: 1) streaming 4K HDR10 content from Amazon Prime 2) speed improvements […]

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Irvine, Local Business Scoop, San Diego, Start-Ups, Technology

EvoNexus Tech Incubator Collaborates with Qualcomm Ventures, ViaSat and InterDigital On Seed Capital for SoCal Startups

 EvoNexus, a non-profit technology incubator in Southern California, whose portfolio companies have raised over $1.1BN in funding and outcomes, is collaborating  with three leading technology companies that may provide seed capital of up to $250,000 each to high-tech startup companies: Qualcomm Ventures, the venture capital arm of Qualcomm Incorporated,  ViaSat  a global broadband services and technology […]

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Local Business Scoop, San Diego

Qualcomm and LG Bring 5G and Cellular-V2X Communications Into Vehicles

o San Diego-based Qualcomm Incorporated and its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and LG Electronics (LG) have recently announced coordinated efforts to facilitate testing and adoption of 5G and Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) communications into vehicles. Qualcomm Technologies and LG expect to showcase these next-generation wireless technologies through trials during the first half of 2018. This work builds on […]

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Local Business Scoop, San Diego

Qualcomm Showcases 5G Leadership with its First 3GPP-based 5G New Radio Connection

Connection Achieved with Qualcomm Technologies’ sub-6 GHz 5G NR Prototype; Demo to be on Display at Mobile World Congress Barcelona in the Qualcomm Booth, as well as the China Mobile Communications Corporation’s Booth as Part of Their Ongoing 5G Collaboration San Diego – based Qualcomm Technologies recently announced the Company’s first successful 5G connection based upon […]

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Local Business Scoop, San Diego, Technology

Qualcomm Announces Launch of Bounty Program

San Diego – based Qualcomm Incorporated recently announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), is launching its vulnerability rewards program designed to expand collaboration with invited white hat hackers who improve the security of the Qualcomm Snapdragon family of processors, LTE modems and related technologies. The program is the first of its kind to be […]

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