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DailyTech – Belkin Completes Linksys Purchase

Linksys name will live on Back in late January of 2013, Belkin announced that it intended the purchase Linksys from Cisco. Cisco had originally purchased Linksys for $500 million in 2003 in an effort to gain access to the consumer networking market. That investment didn’t work out so well for Cisco and the company began searching for […]

DailyTech – Intel Acquires Infineon Wireless, Promises Not to Kill ARM Support

  DailyTech – Intel Acquires Infineon Wireless, Promises Not to Kill ARM Support. Move may mark the start of the x86 smart phone invasion, though As previously reported, Intel has been pursuing an acquisition of Infineon Technologies AG’s wireless unit.  Infineon AG, spun-off in 1999 from Siemens AG, has seen lots of recent business making broadband […]