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PublicNASDAQ:QCOM
Date12/1991
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitequalcomm.com
Blogqualcomm.com/medi...
Twitter@Qualcomm
CategorySemiconductor
Phone(858) 587-1121
Employees
Founded1985
DescriptionTelecommunications Company

Offices

San Diego, USA
5775 Morehouse Drive
San Diego, CA, 92121
USA

People

CEO
Founder , Executive Vice President and Chief Scientist
CTO
SVP, President of Qualcomm India and South Asia
SVP, Business Development
SVP Business Development
President - Europe
Vice President of Product Management
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Acquisitions

Total$3.78B
DesignArt Networks, 8/2012 $144M
Pixtronix, 12/2011 $175M
HaloIPT, 11/2011
Rapid Bridge, 6/2011
Qualcomm Atheros, 5/2011 $3.1B
Digital Fountain, 3/2009
AMD Handheld Graphics, 1/2009 $65M
Xiam, 3/2008 $32M
SoftMax, 12/2007
Firethorn, 11/2007 $210M
TeleCIS Wireless, 4/2007
Berkäna Wireless, 1/2006 $56M
ELATA, 8/2005
Trigenix, 10/2004
Within Technology, 3/2000
SnapTrack, 3/2000
Now Software, 11/1997

Investments

M87 4/2014
Appsdaily Solutions 4/2014
Huodongxing 3/2014
Broadlink 12/2013
Panoramic Power 10/2013
Sharp Corporation 6/2013
Alo7 6/2013
Cubic Telecom 5/2013
Rockpack 9/2012
MightyText 8/2012
Telcare 8/2012
Visage Mobile 5/2012
Airstrip Technologies 2/2012
Sharp Corporation 2012
ip.access 12/2011
Siklu 10/2011
Cavendish Kinetics 6/2011
Rock Health 1/2011
Huodongxing 2011
NQ Mobile Inc. 11/2010
Viewdle 10/2010
TweetPhoto 4/2010
Plixi 3/2010
Visage Mobile 2/2010
Arteris 12/2009
modu 1/2009
Siimpel Corporation 11/2008
Streamezzo 12/2007
Siimpel Corporation 10/2007
A123 Systems 10/2007
obopay 7/2007
PixSense 6/2007
GoTV Networks 3/2007
Juice Wireless 3/2007
obopay 9/2006

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Qualcomm

Qualcomm is an American global fabless semiconductor company that designs, manufactures and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services.

Qualcomm was established in 1985 by MIT alumnus and UC San Diego professor Irwin M. Jacobs, USC and MIT alumnus Andrew Viterbi, Harvey White, Adelia Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen, and Franklin Antonio. Currently, Paul E. Jacobs serves as its chairman and CEO.

SnapTrack, Trigenix Ltd, Elata, Berkana Wireless, Qualphone and Airgo Networks are some of the companies that Qualcomm has so far acquired.

Qualcomm’s offices are located in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, United Kingdom, United States and Vietnam.

Qualcomm has been dedicated to exploration. They have been improving airlink technology, the foundation of wireless networks. Qualcomm manufactures OmniTRACS, a tracking device; satellite phones; MediaFLO system; Qchat, a cellular/data 2-way, push-to-talk voice communications program; Qualcomm Gobi, a mobile broadband chipset, and several other products.

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  1. Qualcomm Acquires Small Cell Pioneer DesignArt Networks (freshnews.com) [edit]
  2. Pixtronix acquired by Qualcomm (venturefizz.com) [edit]
  3. Qualcomm Acquires Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging Tech From HaloIPT (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Qualcomm to Acquire the Assets of Semiconductor Design Innovator Rapid Bridge (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  5. Qualcomm Brings Atheros Into the Fold (sdbj.com) [edit]
  6. Qualcomm Acquires Mobile Video Firm Digital Fountain (dmwmedia.com) [edit]
  7. Qualcomm Acquires Handheld Graphics and Multimedia Assets from AMD (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  8. Qualcomm Acquires Xiam Technologies Limited (xiam.com) [edit]
  9. Alarm:Clock (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
  10. Qualcomm buys Firethorn for $210M (fiercewireless.com) [edit]
  11. Qualcomm acquires mobile WiMAX assets of TeleCIS (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  12. Qualcomm Acquires Berkana Wireless Inc., Strategic Developer of RF CMOS Solutions (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  13. Qualcomm Acquires U.K.-based Mobile Content Delivery Leader ELATA (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  14. Qualcomm Acquires UK-Based, Mobile User Interface Leader Trigenix (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  15. Qualcomm Acquires Within Technology, Inc. (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  16. Qualcomm Completes Acquisition of Wireless Location Leader SnapTrack (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  17. Qualcomm Incorporated Announces Acquisition of Now Software (qualcomm.com) [edit]
  18. M87 announces Series A funding (m-87.com) [edit]
  19. Apps Daily raises Series B funding from ru-Net, IndoUS Venture Partners & Qualcomm (mumbaiangels.blogspot.in) [edit]
  20. SAIF Leads Series A Round For Social Ticketing Platform Huodongxing (chinamoneynetwork.com) [edit]
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  22. Panoramic Power Closes $8M Series B Financing Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  23. Qualcomm invests second $60 million in Sharp for next-gen displays (pcworld.com) [edit]
  24. Qualcomm Leads Series C Funding into a Chinese Online English Education Startup (ph.news.yahoo.com) [edit]
  25. Cubic Telecom Secures $5.2M To Create Devices That Roam Mobile Networks Cheaply (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  26. Citation Needed [add]
  27. Qualcomm Awards $100,000 in Venture Financing to MightyText, Winner of the QPrize 2012 North American Regional Semi-Final Competition (prnewswire.com) [edit]
  28. Telcare Raises $25.5M in Series B Equity Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  29. Visage Mobile Raises $8M From Motorola Solutions, Qualcomm To Help Companies Manage Employee Wireless Devices (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  30. AirStrip Technologies Announces Investment from Qualcomm (freshnews.com) [edit]
  31. Qualcomm finally completes $120 investment in Sharp (news.cnet.com) [edit]
  32. ‘Small Cell’ Maker ip.access Raises $15M From Intel, Qualcomm And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  33. Siklu Closes $19M Series B Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  34. Cavendish Kinetics Closes $10M Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  35. RockHealth Opens Incubator to Get the Web 2.0 Generation into Healthcare (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  36. SAIF Leads Series A Round For Social Ticketing Platform Huodongxing (chinamoneynetwork.com) [edit]
  37. Citation Needed [add]
  38. Facial Recognition Tech Startup Viewdle Raises $10 Million From Best Buy, Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  39. Realtime Media Sharing Service TweetPhoto Raises $2.6 Million Series A (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  40. Realtime Media Sharing Service TweetPhoto Raises $2.6 Million Series A (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  41. Visage Mobile Gets A $4.5 Million Infusion From Qualcomm And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  42. SEC D/A (sec.gov) [edit]
  43. Calcalist (calcalist.co.il) [edit]
  44. Siimpel Corp. Secures $8,700,000 New Funding (xconomy.com) [edit]
  45. Streamezzo Secures Over US$22 Million In Round C Financing From New And Existing Investors Bringing Total Investment To US$48 Million (webitpr.com) [edit]
  46. Siimpel raises $21.5M for imaging technology for cellphones (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  47. mitsloanblog.typepad.com [edit]
  48. venturebeat.com [edit]
  49. venturebeat.com [edit]
  50. Venturebeat (venturebeat.com) [edit]
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  52. venturebeat.com [edit]
  53. Qualcomm Sells FLO TV Wireless Spectrum to AT&T For Nearly $2 Billion (paidcontent.org) [edit]
    Qualcomm Is Said to Be Set to Buy Atheros for $3.5 Billion (dealbook.nytimes.com) [edit]
    Qualcomm Buys Assets From GestureTek To Add Gesture Recognition Technology To Snapdragon (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Qualcomm to Buys Back $5 Billion of Own Shares (cellular-news.com) [edit]
    Qualcom secures €500,000 managed services contract with Pepper Asset Servicing (businessandfinance.com) [edit]
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