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Alibaba, the Golden Child of China's Globalization Strategy

Roselyn Hsueh | Posted 10.15.2014 | World
Roselyn Hsueh

With the world increasingly and economically beholden to China and Chinese business, China's globalization strategy has won dividends at home and abroad.

$10m Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE: 10 Finalist Teams Selected

XPRIZE | Posted 08.28.2014 | Technology
XPRIZE

By Jon Sung It all began with over 300 pre-registered teams, which led to over 20 competing teams. And then there were 10. That's right. After consid...

Is the Wearable Market About to Explode?

XPRIZE | Posted 08.09.2014 | Technology
XPRIZE

By Rick Valencia Rick Valencia (@bootstrapped) is the founder and General Manager of Qualcomm's newly launched wireless health business, Qualcomm Life...

WeTech launches in India With Technovation Challenge and Virtual Mentoring

Madhavi Bhasin | Posted 06.02.2014 | Impact
Madhavi Bhasin

With the goal of inspiring action and change, Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech) program was inaugurated in India on February 8, 2014. WeTech is a program helping more women and girls enter into, and succeed in careers and education in tech.

How Your Next Speakers Could Show 'Now-Playing' Songs and Change the World

Eliot Van Buskirk | Posted 02.19.2014 | Technology
Eliot Van Buskirk

The personal tech revolution that encouraged many of us to look at screens for the past 15 years or so is shifting. As we enter the internet of things...

The One Hidden iPhone Feature That's Freaking Out The Competition

Dan Lyons | Posted 02.17.2014 | Technology
Dan Lyons

In public, Apple's rivals in the smartphone market have tried to downplay the technological advances Apple introduced in the iPhone 5s. But it turns out that one breakthrough -- Apple's speedy, 64-bit A7 microprocessor -- has set off a panic inside its competitors.

7 Trends in Global Internet Growth You Can't Afford to Ignore

Nataly Kelly | Posted 08.06.2013 | Technology
Nataly Kelly

Eighty percent of the Top 10 global Internet properties -- including Facebook, Google, and Twitter -- are from companies headquartered in the United States. However, 81 percent of their combined web visitors hail from elsewhere

The Business Role in Education: Examples, Expectations and Support

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 08.04.2013 | Business
Tom Vander Ark

This month, I talked to three extraordinary corporate CEOs about talent development and the role of business in education. All three were trained as engineers and support the Common Core State Standards and expanded STEM education.

Qualcomm Lawsuit Dropped

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 04.24.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's comptroller has dropped his lawsuit against Qualcomm Inc. after the wireless technology company agreed to disclose mor...

The Bus Stop Of Your Dreams

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.21.2013 | Technology

We can think of nothing better than riding to work in a puppy-filled bus. Mobile innovators Qualcomm gave some lucky Los Angeles transit riders jus...

Telecom Carriers See 4G Growth, Opportunity, Future in mHealth [VIDEO]

Eduardo Garcia | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology
Eduardo Garcia

As U.S. telecoms continue to expand and mature their implementation of 4G wireless technologies, more action is seen in the mobile health care space -...

NY Comptroller Sues Qualcomm Over Political Spending

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 03.05.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's comptroller has sued Qualcomm Inc. in an attempt to compel the wireless technology company to disclose its political s...

Nokia Sensing X CHALLENGE

XPRIZE | Posted 09.18.2012 | Technology
XPRIZE

What can the health care industry learn from Hollywood? Can we use the power of technology and persuasion to empower consumers to take more responsibility for their own health?

Science Fiction Reality in the Palm of Your Hand

XPRIZE | Posted 09.15.2012 | Technology
XPRIZE

Devices offered as a service will be key in the next generation of healthcare solutions. By mashing up data from multiple sensors that span therapies and disease states, services can be created based on personal feedback, dashboards and incentives that are both relevant and unique to individual consumers.

Collaboration is the Key to Addressing Tomorrow's Grandest Challenges

Dr. William R. LaFontaine | Posted 08.26.2012 | Technology
Dr. William R. LaFontaine

Coming from IBM Research, I think of innovation in two dimensions. First, there is the continuous innovation that goes into IBM's products and services. But we also look for more exploratory challenges that help us advance science by leaps and bounds. We call them grand challenges.

Holy Grails! The 20 Best Internships (And The Dollars They Pay)

Posted 05.04.2012 | College

Who says internships are nothing more than unpaid slave labor? A new report from Glassdoor details 20 of their highest rated companies which not on...

Women in Technology: Let’s Close the Gap

Peggy Johnson | Posted 06.10.2012 | Technology
Peggy Johnson

As a woman in what has been perceived to be a "man's profession," I've learned some lessons along the way which may be helpful to young women considering a technical career.

Why CEOs Love This Stock Market Rally

Reuters | Posted 06.02.2012 | Business

* Gains in stock options, restricted shares offset modest bonuses * Stock grants made during 2009 market lows now look good ...

LOOK: What's Inside The New iPad?

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.15.2012 | Technology

What would you do if you were one of the very first people in the world to buy the new iPad? If you're Luke Soules, the co-founder and CXO of iFixi...

New Smartphone Platform Could Put Pressure On Apple, Android

Reuters | Tarmo Virki, European Technology Correspondent | Posted 04.28.2012 | Technology

By Tarmo Virki, European Technology Correspondent BARCELONA (Reuters) - An industry alliance including the top wireless chipset provide...

AT&T Gets FCC Blessing On Big Purchase (No, Not T-Mobile)

AP | Posted 12.23.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Federal Communications Commission approved wireless carrier AT&T Inc.'s $1.93 billion purchase of unused wireless spectrum from Q...

Nexus S Debuts but Being Sold Exclusively at Best Buy

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Yesterday Google announced the newest handset in the Android portfolio -- the Nexus S which will be running Gingerbread (Android 2.3). It was not mo...

OK Labs Forging the Mobile Virtualization Movement

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

This is the latest post in our series, Technical MashUps, which focuses on the various technologies that are being leveraged to improve and redefine o...

Goldman Basher Poizner Dumped Tech on You at the Market Top

Chip Hanlon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chip Hanlon

What if I told you a candidate in the California GOP gubernatorial primary received a $500,000 loan interest-free from Goldman Sachs? It's none other than Goldman-basher, Steve Poizner!

Who Says the Bad News Is Over?

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

Sometimes, it takes a swift kick in the can to wake us up to reality. That may have occurred last Friday when the Dow got hammered for close to a 101-point loss.