Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT

                        PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15 (d)
                     OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

        DATE OF REPORT (Date of earliest event reported): August 13, 2003

                     InterDigital Communications Corporation
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

       Pennsylvania                   1-11152                 23-1882087
(State or other jurisdiction    (Commission File Number)    (IRS Employer
     of incorporation)                                     Identification No.)

     781 Third Avenue, King of Prussia, PA                     19406-1409
     (Address of Principal Executive Offices)                  (Zip Code)

        Registrant's telephone number, including area code: 610-878-7800


Item 7.      Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits.

(c)      Exhibits

         99.1   Press release dated August 13, 2003.

Item 12.     Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On August 13, 2003, InterDigital Communications Corporation issued a press
release announcing its results of operations and financial condition for the
quarter ended June 30, 2003. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as
Exhibit 99.1.

The information in this Form 8-K and the Exhibit attached hereto shall not be
deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Act of 1934, nor
shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities
Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in
such filing.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
Registrant has duly caused this Current Report on Form 8-K to be signed on its
behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


                     By: /s/ R. J. Fagan
                         Richard J. Fagan
                         Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Dated:  August 13, 2003

                                  EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit  No.                 Description
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   99.1                      Press release dated August 13, 2003.