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Let’s Build Something Useful: The Next Gen of Wireless Health Apps

Before the introduction of Qualcomm’s 2net™ Platform, medical devices were siloed and biometric data was locked within proprietary systems and uniquely configured devices. The launch of Qualcomm Life’s cloud-based service liberated this data, creating new possibilities for end-to-end device connectivity.

Jun 29, 2012 by Kabir Kasargod

Stream content from your phone to TV – for free

Want to stream videos, photos, or music from your smartphone to your TV? There are plenty of products that can help, including Google TV, Apple TV, and Roku. But you also have a new option that requires no additional hardware: Qualcomm’s Skifta app.
Nov 3, 2011 by Gary Brotman

A New Era for Wireless Health Apps

Every smartphone has the potential to be a personal health monitor. With intelligent sensors, powerful processors and longer battery lives, smartphones have quickly become fertile ground for innovative developers to create fresh new applications that showcase these device capabilities. While the total number of apps across the most popular app stores continues to balloon to the point of over saturation, the health and wellness category in most app stores is relatively unexploited.

May 27, 2011 by Kabir Kasargod

Show Me The (Web App Store) Money

By now, most of us are used to the idea of an application store, providing applications that make our mobile devices more useful. Typically, entire ecosystems spring up around a platform, and there are multiple examples : Apple’s App Store, the Android Market, the Palm® App Catalog for webOS, RIM’s BlackBerry App World™, and Brew™ storefronts.

Apr 19, 2011 by Mike Milikich

Vision-based Augmented Reality

Since releasing a beta of Qualcomm’s vision-based mobile augmented reality (AR) tools and software development kit (SDK) last year, we have seen high levels of interest from a variety of industries. A free SDK and extension for Unity enables developers to easily create apps using AR on current Android smartphones with suitable cameras and processors.

Feb 7, 2011 by Peter Marx

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