More and more people bring more and more “smart” devices into their home to make their lives easier and more convenient. But many find there’s one little problem with all these smart gadgets. After finally getting everything set up, most of these devices depend on an app even to do something as simple as turning a light on or off. What happens when your smartphone is charging? Or you’ve handed it to your kids to play a game? Or you have a guest visiting who doesn’t have the app?
Qualcomm continues to focus on big, industry-sized challenges — infrastructure-level opportunities that often involve the very personal devices we use every day. They look at our phones, tablets, and wearables and imagine what else they can do with them. At the same time, they look at global data networks and wonder what more they can do with them. They think, they innovate, and they come up with solutions that drive mobile industries forward.