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CES 2013: Qualcomm keynote live blog

Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs will take the stage to talk up the mobile revolution.

  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:23:30 AM
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    Can see the drivers and their status at the bottom of the TV screen.
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:24:16 AM
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    Use AllJoyn. So multiple devices can connect seamlessly.
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:24:33 AM
    Have ability to take more control of what you see. In car video on the TV.
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:24:59 AM
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  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:26:05 AM
    Qualcomm booth this week will have the Nascar app on a Snapdragon TV
  • Marguerite Reardon 1/8/2013 3:26:06 AM
    I know this is some cool stuff. But I remember a few years ago --pre iPad days -- I got a briefing from Verizon Fios TV folks about using tablets as a TV remote. Who would have thought that Verizon saw the future?
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:26:21 AM
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    Will see Smart TVs and set top boxes using Qualcomm tech
  • Yves Lafleur 1/8/2013 3:26:53 AM
    avaible in Canada too?
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:27:01 AM
    Seeing some examples tonight of just how transformative mobile can be. Let's talk about how it's transforming us and the world around us.
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    Sensors on or even in bodies.
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:27:35 AM
    Soon we'll know so much more about what's around us.
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    Smartphone is going to take information from cyberspace and bring into the physical world.
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:27:51 AM
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    It's going to take a lot - augmented reality, sophisticated location systems.
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:28:25 AM
    We're working with partners like Cisco Systems to evolve location based apps (they announced this several weeks ago)
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    Vuforia - creating apps with information you can see
  • Marguerite Reardon 1/8/2013 3:28:53 AM
    Wouldn't be a keynote from Qualcomm's Jacobs without some mention of augmented reality.
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:29:01 AM
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    Opening up opportunities from cool games and toys ... to new shopping experiences. More than 40K developers have registered for Vuforia program
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    Working with Sesame Workshop. Scott Chambers from the company is here
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    We have a long history of using cutting edge tech to help address children's developmental needs.
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    Developed application to help children with early literacy skills
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:30:46 AM
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    App is first commercial endeavor Qualcomm and Sesame Workshop are collaborating on.
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    Woot! Big Bird's stopping by
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    Showing a new app called Big Bird's Words
  • Marguerite Reardon 1/8/2013 3:32:14 AM
    Big Bird! He has had a big year. A shout-out during presidential debates and now a spot in a CES keynote!
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:32:20 AM
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:32:28 AM
    With Vuforia, it gives kids' mobile devices the ability to read words out there in the world
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    "Wordoscope" hovers over a word, tells you what it is.
  • Marguerite Reardon 1/8/2013 3:34:26 AM
    This is kind of cool. But I am always skeptical about whether this type of thing actually helps kids learn to read.
  • James Martin 1/8/2013 3:34:26 AM
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:34:34 AM
    At Sesame Workshop, we know kids are entering kindergarten with a vocabulary gap. ... we have to help kids learn the words they see every day
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    Big Bird's Words will be available this summer
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:35:35 AM
    That is a terrific example of how mobile is transforming education.
  • Shara Tibken 1/8/2013 3:35:57 AM
    Why don't we come back to health care
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