back to article Atmel buys more IoT capability

Atmel, best known as a maker of microcontrollers and capacitive touchscreens, is expanding its Internet of Things footprint with the acquisition of low-power wireless chip designer Newport Media. Newport Media started out life shipping TV system-on-a-chip (SOC) devices, and during 2012 and 2013 branched out into 802.11n, 802. …

  1. Charles Manning

    Cornering the unicorn feed market

    profit?

    1. BillG
      Holmes

      Re: Cornering the unicorn feed market

      Atmel is a smart company, should be interesting to see what they do with this acquisition.

  2. Mark 85 Silver badge

    Which is it?

    Since the "corrections" button doesn't open a web-based email.... the headline says US $140 for Newport Media and the article says US $140 Million...

    Yeah, I know but the headline needs correcting.

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