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Bloomberg:
Sources: Magic Leap seeks $500M+ at ~$6B valuation with Singapore-based Temasek mulling investment; company hopes to ship headset within 6 months for $1.5K-$2K   —  Wearable computing startup closes in on $6 billion valuation  —  Device set to ship in six months, be priced more than $1,500
Sep 13, 2017, 11:35 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Microsoft designs new AI chip for next version of HoloLens, which will let mixed reality goggles recognize speech and images on device instead of the cloud   —  New HoloLens processor will let mixed reality goggles recognize speech and images  —  Tech companies are keen …
Jul 24, 2017, 8:45 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Graphcore raises $30M led by Atomico for its Intelligence Processing Units designed to improve machine-learning processing speeds; first IPUs ship late 2017   —  Venture capital firm Atomico leads investment with AI experts  —  Graphcore's chips specifically targeted for neural networks
Jul 20, 2017, 9:18 PMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Samsung Electronics to separate semiconductor foundry business into a new unit and lays out foundry process roadmap, revealing 4nm process generation   —  Company to have new plant fully online by fourth quarter  —  South Korean chipmaker claims manufacturing leadership edge
May 28, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Sources: SoftBank has taken a $4B stake in Nvidia, representing an equity holding of 4.9%, which is just under the amount requiring a regulatory disclosure   —  Stake represents 4.9 percent of total outstanding shares  —  Holding seen moving into SoftBank's $93 Billion Vision Fund
May 24, 2017, 7:00 AMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Desmos' graphing calculator app for mobile and PC looks to upend TI's dominance in the market, integrates with standardized testing software   —  Desmos says online graphing calculator better for today's students  —  Silicon Valley startup Desmos Inc. is going after one of the oldest names in technology …
May 15, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
Ian King / Bloomberg:
Samsung and Intel file amicus briefs against Qualcomm, supporting FTC's antitrust action   —  Samsung says Qualcomm stops it from selling modems to others  —  South Korean firm is one of biggest users of Qualcomm chips  —  Samsung Electronics Co. and Intel Corp. weighed in with their own gripes …
May 13, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Source: Qualcomm plans to ask the International Trade Commission to halt iPhone imports from Asia into the US as part of ongoing patent dispute   —  Appeal to trade agency could pressure Apple in legal fight  —  ITC has authority to halt product shipments into U.S. market
May 3, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Microsoft partners with Qualcomm and Cavium to develop Windows for servers using ARM processors, has been testing it in Azure for search, storage, more   —  The software maker seeks to cut costs in its Azure cloud business by developing new hardware  —  Microsoft Corp. is committing …
Mar 8, 2017, 10:35 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Apple began developing a new low-power ARM-based chip last year for Macs, which will work alongside Intel's chipset and handle “Power Nap” duties, more   —  A part built with ARM Holdings is used in keyboard's Touch Bar  —  New design could help improve battery life in MacBook laptops
Feb 1, 2017, 4:18 PMIn context

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