ARM buys two IoT outfits
Published in Wearables


Because you can never have too many

British chip designer ARM has been writing cheques to buy two outfits to give it an edge on the Internet of Things market.

Under Armour buys fitness apps for $0.56 billion
Published in Wearables


Snapped MyFitnessPal for $475m and Endomondo $85m 

The Internet of Things, or IoT in geek parlance, is a big deal. Intel hopes to buy and craft its way into this niche, as it missed the smartphone trend. 

MediaTek Labs announces new IoT dev platform
Published in Processors


LinkIt Connect MT7681 sports low cost WiFi SoC

MediaTek had announced a new development platform, as part of its MediaTek Labs initiative.

Raspberry Pi 2 will run Windows 10
Published in Mobiles


Quad-core microcomputer costs $35

A new Raspberry Pi 2 is coming that is based on a 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex A7 processor with 1GB of RAM and it will run Windows 10, all for $35.

SWYP aims to replace credit cards
Published in Wearables


One card to replace them all

The western hemisphere faces with a constant first-world problem of having too many plastic cards. 

Intel powered IoT SMS Audio headphones shipping
Published in Wearables



€169.90 in EU, $149.95 in USA

Cisco adds up the numbers



Testing in its own factories



By the end of the decade



$100 million to be spent in China