Internet of Things

Qualcomm Developer Network is fuelling innovation across the Internet of Things (IoT), giving developers access to the tools they need to create connected applications, experiences, and devices. When ten billion more things are connected to the cloud and to each other, the IoT will unlock greater efficiencies, personalized services, and new experiences. Intelligent connectivity is the cornerstone of this vision, whether it’s Wi-Fi or cellular, and our goal is to provide the ideal platforms to take developers from prototyping, to building and launching machine-to-machine and IoT devices and applications. From smart appliances and wearables, to home automation and security systems, Qualcomm Developer Network hosts a suite of hardware and software solutions that can help create amazing new experiences, including development devices, platforms for connectivity and mobile vision, plus a wide range of SDKs to support innovative technologies like digital eyewear and augmented reality.

Smart Home

From whole-home audio and video, to intelligent lighting and security, the home of the future will be built with the help of Qualcomm Technologies. Developers can use turnkey platforms and tools to design products that make homes smarter, more efficient, and more connected. With Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. low-power Wi-Fi chips, devices can connect directly to one another or to a home Wi-Fi network, while Qualcomm modems provide M2M connections for security and smart energy services.

Smart City

Cities around the globe are upgrading their infrastructure to use improve safety, efficiency, and communications. Qualcomm Technologies is providing tools that help make the most of existing infrastructure by adding connectivity and intelligence. This includes innovations for smart lighting, smart water, smart meters, smart infrastructure, smart transportation … smart everything! Our portfolio of hardware and software tools – including industry-leading cellular, Wi-Fi, and computing platforms – help power communications across wide-ranging urban infrastructure, making cities smarter and more efficient.


There's no better time than the present to start developing for the exciting new world of wearable technology. Qualcomm Snapdragon™ processors power some of the world’s most ground-breaking wearable products, supporting innovative features and superior performance. From energy-efficient processing power, to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and cellular connectivity, Qualcomm technologies provide a foundation to build nearly whatever wearable device you can imagine, whether it's digital eyewear, smartwatches, wearable cameras, or something else entirely.