Founded:
1985
Headquarters:
San Diego, CA
Description:
Qualcomm Incorporated is a semiconductor company that manufactures and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services.
Categories:
Semiconductors
Website:
http://www.qualcomm.com

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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.

Current Team (22)

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Past Team (86)

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Investments (42)

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Products (5)

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    Qilroy

    Qilroy allows you to join a conversation anywhere in the world using your phone or computer.
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    Neer

    Neer is an app, currently in beta for android, that lets users automatically and selectively...
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    Snapdragon

    Snapdragon is a name of an architecture of a family of chipsets with an ARM-based CPU. The...
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    AllJoyn

    Developed by Qualcomm, AllJoyn is an open source peer-to-peer software designed to give...
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    Qualcomm Toq

    The Qualcomm Toq smartwatch for Android smartphones with a revolutionary color touch screen that...

Acquisitions (21)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    5775 Morehouse Drive

    San Diego, CA 92121

    USA

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