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Qualcomm Ventures calls for QPrize contest entries

Qualcomm Ventures is nearing the close of its QPrize competition, promising mobile entrepreneurs in North America, Europe, China, Korea, Israel and India $750,000 in total seed funding to help their

Acer to release three tablets and 4.8-inch smartphone

Another computer maker plans to enter the tablet market. Acer, the world's second largest computer maker, said it will sell three tablets early next year, and it also announced a new 4.8-inch

Qualcomm in talks to sell FLO TV spectrum to AT&T

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) is in talks with AT&T (NYSE:T) over the potential sale of wireless spectrum the chipmaker acquired to roll out its ill-fated FLO TV mobile broadcast effort. Citing two

Qualcomm launches RaptorQ to boost digital content delivery

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) introduced RaptorQ, a new forward-error correction solution enabling improved content delivery via real-world networks. Based on technology acquired when Qualcomm purchased

MetroPCS adds free group messaging service textPlus

Free group texting solution textPlus is now available via prepaid operator MetroPCS, heralding mobile communications technology provider GOGII's first direct carrier agreement. The textPlus service

Qualcomm acquires mobile web solutions provider iSkoot

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) has acquired mobile web solutions provider iSkoot Technologies, a deal giving the wireless chipset and software technology firm a push data services platform, a social network

Qualcomm confirms FLO TV to shut down in spring 2011

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) confirmed reports it will shutter its struggling FLO TV mobile broadcast effort, halting direct-to-consumer sales of new devices but committing to delivering programming to

Qualcomm pulls the plug on FLO TV

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) reportedly will shut down its struggling FLO TV mobile broadcast effort after attempts to find a buyer came up empty. Citing sources familiar with the situation, PaidContent

Japan regulators favor ISDB-Tmm, not MediaFLO, for mobile TV

A Japanese government advisory panel said it favors operator giant NTT DoCoMo's proposal to run a next-generation mobile broadcasting service based on ISDB-Tmm technology, shooting down carrier

Qualcomm looking to hire 'iPhone developer guru'

A job posting on the Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) website seeking an "iPhone developer guru" is fueling new speculation the company is at work on a CDMA chipset designed for a Verizon Wireless (