Having already jammed its foot in the door of M2M communication through the 'white space' championing Weightless movement, ARM has now taken a major step into the consumer-centric Internet of Things (IoT) by partnering with LogMeIn to provide a basic product building kit for IoT innovators and entrepreneurs.
Amantys announced a major commercial breakthrough today, a collaborative deal with Hitachi to push IGBT Module Gate Drivers housing Amantys power drives throughout the European wind turbine and locomotive traction industries.
Warren East, the man that led ARM to a position where its IP sits in the processors that drive almost every smartphone and computer tablet in the world, has announced his decision to step down as CEO after almost 12 years in the post. Simon Segars, currently president of ARM, will become the company's new CEO.
A fruitless search for potential buyers for HiWave Technologies has forced the flat panel speakers and touch screen specialist to suspend trading of its shares and seek administrators in an effort to return some value to shareholders.
A 15 per cent increase in full year dividends, another $50m share buy-back, a $152m turnaround in pretax profits, its highest share price in two years and revenues surpassing $1 billion for the first time – things have gone very well for CSR in 2012.