Is there room for yet another smartwatch? The Qualcomm Toq tries to demonstrate how new screen technology could help extend battery life.
The Toq looks to get battery life right with a smartwatch, the new Nexus 10 is rumored for a release this month and Samsung gets even more flexible.
An up-close look at Qualcomm's entry to the smartwatch wars.
The deal, which will be available this week only, pushes the device's price down to $300.
Longer battery life and a sunlight-friendly reflective color screen: can these make Qualcomm's limited-run Toq watch a reference model for future wearables? We take a look at one of the first units.
commentary It's a bold leap from mobile chips to product chops for Nvidia, with its game device, and Qualcomm, with its smartwatch. Now the question is whether they'll stick the landing.
The San Diego wireless chipmaker will sell the device for about $300, but what Qualcomm really wants is for partners to use its mirasol screen technology.
Black versions of the Android-compatible smartwatch can now be purchased on the company's Web site.
The launch date for the $350 device just happens to be Cyber Monday, the popular online-shopping day following Black Friday.
Scratch one off the list of rumored successors to Steve Ballmer at Microsoft. Mollenkopf will take the reins at Qualcomm in March.