Wearable EV-DO Embedded to M2M and CE

image Novatel, the maker of Sprint/ Verizon mobile hotspot MiFi device is expanding its portfolio of  the  same technology embedded machine to machine (M2M) and consumer electronic (CE) devices.

In partnership with the mobile chip maker Qualcomm, Novatel broadband technology will be found in  two Qualcomm Wearable Mobile Device module designs.

“Qualcomm is pleased to share its innovative Wearable Mobile Device module technology with Novatel,” said Jack Steenstra, Vice President of Engineering at Qualcomm. “Qualcomm’s Wearable Mobile Device module designs enable the development of very small form factor devices. This technology transfer agreement will allow Novatel Wireless to commercialize the Wearable Mobile Device WMD-1X and EV-DO modules under its existing agreements with Qualcomm, making them readily available to device developers.”

We should expect the fruits of this partnership will emerge soon in automobile, mobile phones, home appliance, etc…

[Via SlashGear]

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