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DARPA Selects Industry, Academic Research Teams for Potential $1.5B Electronics Resurgence Initiative

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has chosen multiple research teams from the commercial and academic sectors to address microelectronics innovation challenges as part of an initiative worth up to $1.5 billion over five years. DARPA said Tuesday the Electronics Resurgence Initiative covers six “Page 3” programs that seek to explore …

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Cristiano Amon Promoted to Qualcomm President

Cristiano Amon, executive vice president of Qualcomm’s (Nasdaq: QCOM) technologies business, has been named president of the San Diego, California-based telecommunications equipment provider in a move that takes effect Jan. 4. Amon will help develop growth strategies for the company’s core businesses in his new position, continue to serve as …

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Microsoft, Qualcomm Fund Israeli Cybersecurity Startup Creator Team8

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 11, 2017 — Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Qualcomm‘s venture businesses have invested in the Israel-based cybersecurity startup creator Team8, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. A article by Bloomberg’s Gwen Ackerman reported that Nagraj Kashyap, corporate vice president at Microsoft’s venture arm, said the company intends to collaborate with Team8 to study cybersecurity challenges. About Executive …

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IT Vet Mary Gendron Joins Qualcomm as SVP, CIO

Qualcomm (Nasdaq: QCOM) has appointed Mary Gendron to lead the company’s global information technology operations as its senior vice president and chief information officer. Gendron will report directly to George Davis, Qualcomm executive vice president and chief financial officer, the mobile technology services provider said Mar. 17. “Mary has a proven track record of …

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Qualcomm Buys Several Thousand Granted and Pending Patents from HP

Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) has purchased 1, 400 granted patents and pending patent applications in the U.S. from Hewlett-Packard for an undisclosed amount. The purchase also includes 1, 000 granted patents and pending patent applications from other countries and covers technologies such as the Palm, IPAQ and Bitfone mobile operating systems, Qualcomm said Thursday. Qualcomm …

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Larry Silver to Head DMI Federal Mobility Business Development; Jay Sunny Bajaj Comments

Larry Silver, formerly director of U.S. government sales at BlackBerry, has joined DMI as vice president of business development for federal mobility. Silver will work to oversee DMI’s mobile enterprise services for public sector clients, develop integration strategies and advise government partners on managing mobility infrastructures, the company said Thursday. Jay …

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