Tag: SoftBank

Hardware & Software, Tech

A.I. start-up Petuum is the latest company to get a big check from SoftBank

October 10, 2017

Via: CNBC – Top News

Enterprise tech start-up Petuum is on a quest to help businesses of any kind use artificial intelligence just like Google, Amazon, Facebook or Tesla. According to Petuum co-founder, CEO and chief scientist Eric Xing (a computer science professor now on […]


ARM now arm-in-arm with SoftBank as Japan’s Brexit demands loom

September 6, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

Japan’s government began the week nosily making big demands about trade and investment deals with the UK and European Union in light of Brexit, SoftBank was quietly tying the knot with British smartphone chip designer ARM. On Monday, the two […]


SoftBank will acquire ARM for $32 billion

July 18, 2016

Via: CIO

Japan’s SoftBank will acquire UK chip design company, ARM Holdings, to cash in on growing demand for processors and other technologies for the internet of things and mobile markets. SoftBank is paying £24.3 billion (US$32 billion) in cash for the […]