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Gartner: Qualcomm stands out in sluggish semiconductor market

Fueled by smartphone demand and 3G and 4G network deployment, Qualcomm saw its semiconductor revenues soared 29.6 percent in 2012, pushing it from sixth place in 2011 to third place this year, according to the latest stats from market research firm Gartner.

Could departure of Intel CEO signal faster shift toward mobile?

Chip maker Intel announced Tuesday that Paul Otellini, its long-serving chief executive officer, is retiring in May.

Cisco teams with Qualcomm to provide Wi-Fi-based mobile customer capabilities

Cisco is teaming with Qualcomm to help retail stores, hotels, and other businesses use their Wi-Fi networks to provide smartphone users with location-based services and monetize customer opportunities.

Sprint launches Direct Connect Now push-to-talk app for Android

Sprint Nextel is rolling out Direct Connect Now, a downloadable application enabling subscribers to leverage push-to-talk capabilities on Android smartphones.

Intel targets mobile chip market with 'Intel Inside' campaign

Intel is taking a page from its own playbook and marketing its microchips for mobile devices through an "Intel Inside" branding campaign.

Nokia, Qualcomm, Samsung spearhead indoor navigation alliance

Twenty-two companies including Nokia, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics and Sony Mobile have joined forces to create the In-Location Alliance, an effort to improve and expand indoor positioning and related mobile services.

Box intros Windows Phone app, inks preloading deal with Qualcomm

Mobile collaboration and content-sharing firm Box introduced a new free app for Microsoft's Windows Phone operating system.

Qualcomm kicks off Windows RT app development challenge

SAN DIEGO--Qualcomm launched a new competition challenging software developers to build applications for Microsoft's Windows RT operating system, which will power one of the software giant's forthcoming Surface tablet devices.

Qualcomm adds cloud-based image recognition to Vuforia AR platform

SAN DIEGO--Qualcomm is bolstering its Vuforia augmented reality platform by adding support for image recognition in the cloud, the company announced here at its annual Uplinq developer conference.

Qualcomm, Akamai team to boost mobile browser performance

SAN DIEGO--Qualcomm is collaborating with cloud platform Akamai Technologies to implement new mobile device protocols designed to boost browser performance and bandwidth efficiency.