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Chip shot: Qualcomm, MediaTek absent from most popular smartphone models

The most popular smartphones are not powered by the processors from mobile chip powerhouses Qualcomm and MediaTek, according to the latest stats from Strategy Analytics.

Qualcomm aims to slash costs and workforce

Qualcomm announced Wednesday what it is calling a "Strategic Realignment Plan," which involves slashing costs and making some cuts in workforce, along with a realignment of its board, better return of capital to stockholders and a revamped executive compensation plan.

Despite troubles, Qualcomm ponies up money for cloud-based BYOD startup

As rumors swirl about possible layoffs at Qualcomm, the chip maker is moving ahead with an investment in mobile startup Workspot.

Open Interconnect Consortium releases preview of IoT software

The Open Interconnect Consortium and the AllSeen Alliance are both generating traction in a quest to become the primary IoT standard. 

Qualcomm-led alliance finalizes secure device protocol for CES

One of the emerging Internet-of-Things consortia has struck pay dirt, having completed initial development work on a protocol for enabling software platforms for everyday devices.

For Intel, mobile success remains elusive

Intel, the chip powerhouse for PCs, has been struggling to gain a significant foothold in the mobile chip market dominated by Qualcomm.

4 Internet of Things consortiums draw 'lines in the sand' for next big battle

You know a new technology has evolved past the embryonic phase when three or more teams of tech players close ranks to decide how to make use of it.

News Scan: Mobile users shun commitment; Intel founds rival IoT standards group; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT apps for July 8, including the consumer movement away from long-term device contracts, Intel's attempt to create its own standards group for IoT, the coming surge for beacon shipments, Dasher tries to set itself apart as a messaging app and the coming regulatory storm for "freemium" apps.

News Scan: Windows Phone loses market share; Apple plugs 44 iOS security holes; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stores for July 3, including the ongoing power struggle among mobile OS developers, Apple's latest security fixes across its platforms, why green fleets may be coming sooner than you think, Orange's (lack of) pursuit of Bouygues Telecom and why Qualcomm says those who don't get WiGig will soon be left behind.

FCC to consider new 'citizens broadband,' 'shared broadband,' and revising 'rural broadband'

Just when you thought Twitter had made the concept of CB radio completely irrelevant, the FCC comes up with a new--and maybe even viable--use case.