Second Annual 3G cdmA-List Awards to Recognize Groundbreaking CDMA2000 1xEV-DO ImplementationsSAN FRANCISCO
Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), pioneer and world leader of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) digital wireless technology, today announced it will demonstrate a host of innovative 3G CDMA wireless products and solutions for consumers and the enterprise at CTIA Wireless I.T. & Entertainment 2004, Oct. 25-27 in booth 638 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Qualcomm’s 3G CDMA-based technology solutions enable wireless operators and device manufacturers to meet the increasing demand for advanced multimedia applications and services, including camera phones, MP3 players and video camcorders capabilities on phones, position location and mobile gaming.
Qualcomm will host the second annual 3G cdmA-List™ Awards today. This invitation-only event will honor those companies implementing real-world enterprise solutions based on 3G CDMA technology. This year, the program added a new award category to recognize a groundbreaking implementation of CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, which was launched in October 2003 and is now available in 14 major metropolitan areas in the U.S. For more information on Qualcomm’s 3G cdmA-List Awards, please visit www.3gcdmalist.com. Questions about the awards can be answered by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or by calling 510-271-0002.
“With multimedia driving the development of advanced wireless capabilities and more than 100 operators in 47 countries offering 3G wireless services, consumers and businesses now have a wide variety of advanced wireless services available to them at appealing price points,” said Jeffrey K. Belk, senior vice president of marketing for Qualcomm. “The growth of 3G has helped fuel success for all members of the wireless value chain – operators, manufacturers, developers, content providers and end users.”
Qualcomm’s BREW® solution provides products and services that connect the mobile marketplace value chain, which includes publishers, developers, content providers, device manufacturers, operators and consumers. At Qualcomm’s booth #638, BREW publishers and developers will demonstrate numerous BREW-based business and entertainment applications for wireless devices, enabled by Qualcomm’s BREW solution. AG Interactive, Airborne Entertainment, Bitfone, Insignia Solutions, JAMDAT Mobile, Mobliss, Superscape, Trigenix and Wirejack are among the companies exhibiting or participating in live demonstrations in the BREW Partner Pavilion.
Qualcomm executives will share their industry expertise at the following events:
- On Tuesday, Oct. 26, Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, executive vice president and president, Qualcomm Wireless and Internet Group, will deliver a keynote presentation on Mobile Entertainment at 9:30 a.m. in the third floor ballroom.
- On Monday, Oct. 25, Mike Yuen, director of BREW developer relations for Qualcomm Internet Services, will join other panelists in the “Platforms for Mobile Entertainment” session at 1 p.m. in Room 3005, followed by a 3 p.m. session at the SmartPhone Summit addressing “Smartphone Entertainment and Interactivity” in Room 3014.
- Clint McClellan, senior director of marketing for Qualcomm, will participate in the “Emerging Technologies in Wireless” panel on Monday, Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. in Room 3001.
- Norm Fjeldheim, CIO for Qualcomm, will participate in the “Emerging Opportunities in Wireless” panel on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 1 p.m. in Room 3002/3004.
Qualcomm Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company’s CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2003 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the Company’s ability to successfully design and have manufactured significant quantities of CDMA components on a timely and profitable basis, the extent and speed to which CDMA is deployed, change in economic conditions of the various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 28, 2003, and most recent Form 10-Q.
Qualcomm and BREW are registered trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated. 3G cdmA-List Awards is a trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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