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QUALCOMM to support Google Chrome OS

Posted by dillesh on January 10, 2010

CEO of Qualcomm, Paul Jacobs announces at the CES 2010 that they have added Google Chrome OS which is in development phase to their list of supported platforms and aims to run it in cheap computers and netbooks. Also confirms that, there is no truth in the spread rumors that they would release a Snapdragon-based Chrome OS smartbook.

But, Qualcomm is in its way to release two new Snapdragon chipsets in this year, which include a 1.3 GHz Snapdragon 8X50A and the dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon 8X72. Additionally he adds that there are almost 15 companies developing over 40 products which are based on Snapdragon processor. Qualcomm is aiming to deploy in mobile and low cost computing devices.

[via slashgear]

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Google loses domain name dispute with Groovle.com

Posted by dillesh on January 2, 2010

Isn’t it right if one fights for their presence and those who would like to divert user’s attention by choosing domain names closer to them as a business strategy? If you agree, there is nothing wrong if company like Google appeals for it and approaches the law for judgment. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mobile Device Shipments will nearly Double by 2014, according to ABI Research

Posted by dillesh on December 24, 2009

Mobile devices are playing a major role in communication and have become a part of everyone’s life. One would never imagine a day without a mobile device as most of the business deals and the valuable information are dealt through these devices. ABI Research has announced a report and predicts a future business that the usage of mobile devices will nearly double by 2014. In the current year 2009, the total number of devices sold is estimated to be 1.2 billion and the report says that there will be 2.25 billion devices shipped by 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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