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Our online glossary is here to help you make sense of the terminology used in the cell phone industry. It covers mobile technologies, such as 3G and 4G, and even includes a bit of information on smartphone operating systems and the companies that make the cell phones and other mobile technology devices we all use.

What is "Qualcomm"?

Qualcomm is a technology company based in San Diego, California. It is the developer and creator of CDMA technology, MediaFLO digital television, and BREW, an application platform supported by most CDMA handsets sold in North America. Qualcomm previously manufactured CDMA handsets, but sold that part of its business of to Kyocera, which then formed Kyocera Wireless.

See Also: CDMA, MediaFLO, Kyocera Wireless

Referred to by: CDMA, EV-DV, FRAND, Kyocera Wireless, MediaFLO, WCDMA

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