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): May 4, 2006

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

  Pennsylvania                     1-11152                    23-1882087
 (State or other            (Commission File Number)         (IRS Employer
 jurisdiction of                                           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

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Item 2.02.        Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

(a) On May 4, 2006, InterDigital Communications Corporation issued a press
release announcing its results of operations and financial condition for the
quarter ended March 31, 2006. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as
Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01.        Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c)      Exhibits

         99.1     Press release dated May 4, 2006.


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
                                 Chief Financial Officer

Dated:  May 4, 2006

                                  EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit  No.                                         Description
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     99.1                                    Press release dated May 4, 2006