Qualcomm Partners With NTT DoCoMo

San Diego-based Qualcomm said today that it will work with NTT DoCoMo to promote the global development of the WCDMA standard. Qualcomm and DoCoMo have been doing interoperability testing since June 2004, the companies said, and will complete a series of field tests by the end of this year. Qualcomm said that serveral handset manufacturers are working with the company to develop handsets based on the standard.