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Xerox PARC founder Jacob Goldman dies at 90

Founder of the lab that created the modern PC, the graphic user interface, and other innovations, Goldman passed away Tuesday from congestive heart failure, says The New York Times.

By Dec. 22, 2011

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Qualcomm's chairman on digital rat brains, Oculus, and future of health

Paul Jacobs says healthcare will be a big story in tech over the next 10 to 15 years.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Qualcomm's AllPlay platform opens up wireless streaming

The chipmaker looks to help developers build wireless streaming capabilities into their iOS and Android applications.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Qualcomm promotes Steve Mollenkopf to CEO

Scratch one off the list of rumored successors to Steve Ballmer at Microsoft. Mollenkopf will take the reins at Qualcomm in March.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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Qualcomm CEO discusses Sharp ties, doesn't reveal much

In a CES Q&A session with reporters, Paul Jacobs doesn't say a whole lot about the company's new partnership, but does touch on some technologies it's interested in.

By Jan. 8, 2013

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Whistle, the Fitbit for dogs, makes push into mainstream

Aimed at gathering data to help track and improve a dog's health, the wireless tracking device lands in PetSmart stores next week. And there's now an Android version of the app.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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The pill-less placebo that just might make you happy

A team of researchers wants you to participate in The Placebo Happiness Study, which seeks to make everyone happy using the video equivalent of a sugar pill.

By May. 20, 2014

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Qualcomm CEO details a 'born mobile' world at 2013 CES

Paul Jacobs gave a pre-show CES keynote that featured everyone from Microsoft's Steve Ballmer to Desmond Tutu. He detailed a world where everything is connected and showed how Qualcomm fits in.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Qualcomm walks fine line between privacy, connected devices

CEO Paul Jacobs says privacy will be an issue for the "Internet of Things," but Qualcomm is working with companies to make some of the technology less intrusive.

By May. 7, 2013

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NFL players scared of fantasy fans' Twitter threats

Some fantasy fans lob threats at football players in real life and even demand money for bets they've lost in their fantasy league.

By Dec. 20, 2013