Tag: Qualcomm

Pixel smartwatch with Wear OS, new Qualcomm chip coming

Wear OS may be the rebranded Android Wear OS but Google wants to launch its own Wear OS-branded smartwatches. If they have the Nexus...

Qualcomm to release new smartwatch chipset this fall

Snapdragon 2100, the smartwatch chipset that the newer Android Wear OS devices carry now, was a big improvement from the 400 processor. But still...

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845, 660, and 636 ready for Android P

One of the biggest considerations for manufacturers upgrading to the next version of Android is if their device’s hardware is optimized for it. Anticipating...

Galaxy S9 graphics driver issue can be exploited to trigger reboot

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S9 will have to accept the fact that some people will get a variant powered by Samsung’s own Exynos...

3D facial recognition technology delayed until late 2018

The adoption and practical usage of facial recognition has been slow in growing, and this might be one of the big reasons why manufacturers...

Qualcomm cutting 1,500 jobs to reduce costs

In a bid to reduce costs by $1 billion, San Diego-based chipmakers Qualcomm is now starting to cut jobs mostly from California. The total...

Qualcomm unveils chipsets with vision intelligence, designed for IoT

Make no mistake about it, artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the hottest markets to be in right now. Huawei took advantage of it...

Samsung Galaxy S9+ gets practical speed test between Snapdragon, Exynos versions

There will always be a question if you’re getting the raw end of the deal when buying Samsung’s flagship phones. For the past couple...

Broadcom will officially stop plans to take over Qualcomm

It's final and official: Broadcom will no longer pursue its acquisition of Qualcomm. The US President Donald Trump has blocked the Qualcomm-Broadcom deal citing...

Trump blocks Qualcomm-Broadcom deal, cites national security

We’re not gonna go political but this is perhaps one of President Trump’s wisest decisions to date. The Qualcomm-Broadcom deal will never happen as...

Patent-royalty problem to be settled by Huawei and Qualcomm

Qualcomm and Huawei are trying to get into a settlement on a dispute concerning royalty payments. You see, the Chinese OEM is said to...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 700 mobile processor announced

The Snapdragon 845 is currently Qualcomm’s premium chipset but the company has recently introduced the Snapdragon 700 Mobile Platform Series. Some features of the...