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Qualcomm's Jacobs: Samsung snub 'a good wake-up call'

Samsung opted against using Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips in its new flagship phone, but Qualcomm's executive chairman sees a silver lining.

By April 29, 2015

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Popular fitness app Runkeeper to be acquired by Asics

Runkeeper is the latest fitness app to be snapped up by a shoe company.

By February 12, 2016

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Dog owners less neurotic than cat owners, says study

Technically Incorrect: A new study suggests that those who own pets are a little more satisfied with life and dog owners are more conscientious, extroverted and agreeable than cat owners.

By January 31, 2016

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Twitter names its first-ever marketing chief

Leslie Berland, who had been at American Express, arrives amid upheaval in Twitter's executive offices.

By January 26, 2016

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Twitter shakeup sees departure of top execs

CEO Jack Dorsey takes to Twitter -- where else? -- to bid farewell to four department heads as he attempts to turn the company around.

By January 25, 2016

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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 March 26, 2014

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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 December 22, 2011

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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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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 January 8, 2013

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Qualcomm takes the spotlight at CES 2013

At CES in Las Vegas, Microsoft's Steve Ballmer surprises Qualcomm's CEO Paul Jacobs on-stage to discuss the company's new Windows Phones with Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor.

By January 8, 2013