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Intel Acquires US-Based Movidius

Intel has acquired Movidius, a Californian provider of visual sensing solutions for the Internet of Things. The financial terms of the deal were not revealed. The acquisition will enable Intel to add Movidius’ technology for drones, robots, virtual...

Read More07 Sep 16
Intel Takes Over Deep Learning Firm Nervana Systems

Intel has taken over US-based deep learning startup Nervana Systems as it looks to broaden its role in data centres and the expanding Internet of things. The financial terms of the deal were not revealed, but the acquisition is said to be between USD350m...

Read More10 Aug 16
Intel Acquires Russia’s Itseez For IoT Market

Intel has acquired Russian computer vision startup Itseez as it moves further in the Internet of Things and automotive electronics markets. The financial terms of the deal were not revealed. 

Read More27 May 16
Viber Encrypts Chats & YouTube Takes 360 Live

Massive job cuts in the big tech companies, the importance of mind set for a startup and live streaming Coachella. These are some of the key stories to stay informed today.  1. 72,000 Tech Jobs Cut In Past Year Intel’s announcement that it will cut...

Read More20 Apr 16
Intel Acquires Italy’s Yogitech

Intel has acquired Italy-based Yogitech, a company that works on functional safety for semiconductors. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Yogitech will become a part of Intel’s IoT group. 

Read More06 Apr 16
Internet Of Weird - 5 Most-Intriguing Startups At CES

The much-awaited 2016 Consumer Electronics Show began this week and is proving characteristically vibrant. With products ranging from person-carrying drones to Segway robots to smart mugs here are five of the most-interesting startups demoed so...

Read More08 Jan 16
Intel Buys Drone Firm Ascending Technologies

Tech giant Intel has acquired German drone manufacturer Ascending Technologies for an undisclosed sum.

Read More06 Jan 16
November Deal Book - VC Investment Up More Than 70% As Mega Deals Surge

Investment rebounded in November, up 71% from October to reach USD5.8bn. A lot of this was down to a surge in huge funding rounds, headed up by the USD500m for India’s Ola. Overall, November had seven rounds bigger than the USD160m Rong360 deal that...

Read More15 Dec 15
3 Areas Where Intel Is Betting Big

Chipmaker Intel is one of the most active and experienced investors out there. At its 16th annual Intel Capital Global Summit taking place this week the company revealed its now invested in USD11.6bn across 1,400 companies since 1991. It’s an...

Read More04 Nov 15
Intel Buys Cognitive Computing Firm Saffron

Intel is buying North Carolina-based cognitive computing firm Saffron. Saffron will continue building its existing business as well as integrating its offerings into Intel products and services. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

Read More28 Oct 15