- Corporate News
Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012
Microsoft makes its move to acquire Yammer, a cloud-based enterprise social networking service, for US$1.2 billion in cash. Yammer will continue to be headed by current CEO David Sacks although the company will be integrated with Microsoft's Office Division after the acquisition.
Seagate has announced a partnership with DensBits, an Israeli company whose memory controller (Memory Modem) technology will be used in its low-cost, high-performance upcoming SSDs. Seagate also made an undisclosed investment in DensBits as a development of their new strategic relationship.
Friday, 15 Jun 2012
The companies plan to initiate full-scale deployment of products and technologies to target the global market, such as utilizing digital LED printheads made by OKI Data for Toshiba Tec products.
Thursday, 24 May 2012
Seagate and LaCie has announced an exclusive agreement with the intent for Seagate to acquire a controlling interest in LaCie.
Monday, 21 May 2012
Following the launch of the Police@SG iPhone app last October, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) released an Android version to reach out to more people on mobile devices. In addition, the PoliceLife@SG app is now available on the iPhone too.
Wednesday, 16 May 2012
At GTC 2012, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang introduced two enterprise GPUs, the Telsa K10 and K20. The Telsa K10 is based on the GK104 core. The more powerful Tesla K20 features the GK110 core and according to CEO Huang, it is currently the most complex IC packed with 7.1 billion transistors.
During his keynote address at GTC 2012, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang highlighted a new technology called GeForce GRID that enables the graphical prowess of the Kepler GPU to be harnessed as a cloud service.
Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012
NXP and HID Global have collaborated to announce a global, generic Mobile Access solution for NFC-enabled mobile phones.
Thursday, 29 Mar 2012
Qualcomm today announced its plans to establish an integrated circuit (IC) design and engineering R&D Center in Singapore. In addition, it is working with a local school and Microsoft on the WE Learn mobile education project, which uses 3G smartphones to build a 21st century classroom experience.
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012
A staggering $30 million in total will be awarded to the first few privately funded teams that successfully land a rover on the surface of the moon, drive it 500m over the lunar surface, and transmit detailed video, images, and information back to Earth.