Qualcomm spoke at Gigaom Structure Connect Conference (we wish we had been there!) and talked about all the kinds of connections that will need to bring the promise of the connected life, to...uh...life.
Murthy Renduchintala, EVP, Qualcomm Technologies and Co-President, Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT) said in an interview:
“We’ll need a different, broad architecture for this. Some radios will need devices with five-year batteries compared to daily use batteries. And we’ll need to tie together radios for slow networks with chips that work on gigabit networks.”