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Audi and Qualcomm will deploy C-V2X on Virginia roads in Q3 2020

Audi and Qualcomm will deploy C-V2X on Virginia roads in Q3 2020

Cellular chipmakers and carmakers plan to deploy advanced communications systems that will make roads safer for vehicles and pedestrians.

Accenture unveils XR Event Planner for booking hotel events

Accenture has unveiled its XR Event Planner, a mixed reality app that lets event planners view hotel spaces in VR or AR and then book the rooms.
New 4G Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets will make cheap phones the best they can be in 2020

New 4G Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets will make cheap phones the best they can be in 2020

Qualcomm might be leading the charge towards 5G with new chipsets for premium and "Premium B" phones this year. But in many parts of the world where the transition from 4G will be especially slow to
Qualcomm’s three new phone chips skip 5G for a good reason

Qualcomm’s three new phone chips skip 5G for a good reason

There may be a lot of hype trailing the roll out of 5G here in the US, but we’re going to be waiting a long time before it becomes the new global standard for mobile internet. With that in mind, today
Qualcomm’s three new phone chips skip 5G for a good reason

Qualcomm’s three new phone chips skip 5G for a good reason

There may be a lot of hype trailing the roll out of 5G here in the US, but we’re going to be waiting a long time before it becomes the new global standard for mobile internet. With that in mind, today

Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G, 662, and 460 chipsets

We haven’t heard anything from Qualcomm since over a month ago but we know the company has been working on new processors. New additions are ready and so we’ve just been introduced to the Snapdragon
The Snapdragon 460 could be a game-changer for budget phones

The Snapdragon 460 could be a game-changer for budget phones

It's the first time Qualcomm brings "performance" cores to processors made for the low end.
Looking for an affordable phone? Wait for Qualcomm’s new mid-range chipsets

Looking for an affordable phone? Wait for Qualcomm’s new mid-range chipsets

These are the mid-range chipsets you are looking for.

Qualcomm's new mobile chipsets pack more features for the non-5G crowd

2020 is the year 5G will start making a difference for people, but 4G LTE networks aren't going anywhere. If anything, they'll remain the de facto means of connection for much of the world for years,
Qualcomm’s self-driving car made me never want to touch a steering wheel again

Qualcomm’s self-driving car made me never want to touch a steering wheel again

At CES 2020, Qualcomm announced a new platform for self-driving cars, called Snapdragon Ride. Qualcomm gave me a ride in a Lincoln MKZ that had been tricked out with the new platform.

US patents hit record 333,530 granted in 2019; IBM, Samsung (not the FAANGs) lead the pack

We may have moved on from a nearly-daily cycle of news involving tech giants sparring in courts over intellectual property infringement, but patents continue to be a major cornerstone of how companies

Have we hit peak smartphone?

Last Halloween, we broke down some “good news” from a Canalys report: the smartphone industry saw one-percent year-over-year growth — not exactly the sort of thing that sparks strong consumer
The Suunto 7 has a trick to make battery life last so long: It’s all in the SoC

The Suunto 7 has a trick to make battery life last so long: It’s all in the SoC

The Suunto 7 is the only Wear OS watch to use the Snapdragon Wear 3100's power saving mode for sports.
Bluetooth Announces LE Audio to Fix Everything You Hate About Bluetooth

Bluetooth Announces LE Audio to Fix Everything You Hate About Bluetooth

Bluetooth LE Audio is intended to fix a number of issues that make the feature less capable and flexible than it ought to be while simultaneously improving audio quality. The post Bluetooth Announces

Chip Wars 2020: What AMD, Intel, Nvidia, and Qualcomm Announced at CES

But the chipmakers have fewer new consumer products than in past years.

Chip Wars 2020: What AMD, Intel, Nvidia, and Qualcomm Announced at CES

But the chipmakers have fewer new consumer products than in past years.
Vuzix announces M4000 enterprise AR glasses with optical waveguide

Vuzix announces M4000 enterprise AR glasses with optical waveguide

A Rochester, New York company is debuting a next-generation augmented reality display system for enterprise customers, featuring waveguide technology.

Qualcomm is going to make Bluetooth audio way better at CES 2020

Qualcomm is best known for their high-end mobile processors, typically in Android smartphones, but that’s not all they do. In fact, they play a pretty big role in Bluetooth connectivity for your
Qualcomm unveils its Snapdragon Ride platform for all levels of automated driving

Qualcomm unveils its Snapdragon Ride platform for all levels of automated driving

Qualcomm today unveiled a new automotive platform called Snapdragon Ride that’s designed to power all levels of automated driving, from today’s active safety systems in passenger cars to the robotaxis
Lenovo Yoga 5G: The World’s First 5G Computer

Lenovo Yoga 5G: The World’s First 5G Computer

At Computex last year, we first had our hands on a prototype laptop called “Project Limitless,” which was capable of connecting to all 5G protocols (sub-6, mmWave), an unprecedented feat in a world