Imagination Technologies Newswire

Imagination Technologies Newswire

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  1. The Morning After: Weekend EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    Apple launched its first iPhone containing a custom-designed GPU this week, and at the same time, its former graphics chip partner agrees to a sale. Imagination Technologies saw its value dive after losing Apple as a customer for its PowerVR graphics hardware, so now a Chinese fund is buying the company for $743 million.

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  2. Apple's former GPU maker Imagination agrees to A 550 million saleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Engadget

    Losing Apple as a customer can be rough for a supplier, as Imagination Technologies found out. In April, the UK chipmaker announced that the folks in Cupertino planned to develop their own mobile GPUs and would no longer rely on its PowerVR tech for iPhones and iPads.

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  3. Imagination Technologies agrees to sell to China-backed private...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Techmeme

    Imagination Technologies agrees to sell to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge for 550M; its US-based MIPS unit sold to Tallwood VC for $65M - Imagination Technologies has agreed a sale to China-backed private equity firm Canyon Bridge in a deal valuing the British chipmaker at about 550m.

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  4. Imagination Technologies to Be Acquired by Canyon Bridge for 550M; MIPS Sold to Tallwood VCRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AnandTech

    Late this evening Imagination Technologies has announced that they have finally agreed to a buy-out offer. After making noise last month as a potential suitor, Canyon Bridge has announced that they're buying the struggling GPU firm for 550 million GBP.

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  5. CBFI to buy Imagination Technologies for 550 mln stgRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    In June, Imagination Technologies put itself up for sale after it lost 70 percent of its value after being ditched by its biggest customer Apple Inc (

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  6. Former Apple Supplier Imagination Technologies Reportedly Sold to Chinese FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Former Apple Inc. supplier Imagination Technologies plc reportedly will be acquired by the same Chinese firm whose acquisition of an American semiconductor company was blocked on national security grounds. According to reports late on Friday, Sept.

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  7. Exciting Changes in Apple's iPhone XRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... making their own GPU, which we basically saw coming because they told their previous GPU supplier, Imagination Technologies , earlier this year that they would be ditching them. They had this little public spat, and Apple actually said that they ...

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  8. Imagination wants to add intelligence to smartphone chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ITworld

    Specialized hardware needed to accelerate machine learning algorithms is moving out of the data center and into high-end mobile phones. Soon it could be in everyone's pocket, if chip designer Imagination Technologies has its way.

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  9. Imagination reveals PowerVR Neural Network Accelerator (NNA) with 2x...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Design And Reuse

    LONDON, UK – 21st September, 2017 – Imagination Technologies reveals its complete, standalone hardware IP neural network accelerator, with industry-leading area efficiency delivered by a specialized PowerVR architecture implementation for neural networks . Companies building SoCs for mobile, surveillance, automotive and consumer systems can integrate the new PowerVR Series2NX Neural Network Accelerator for high-performance computation of neural networks at very low power consumption in minimal silicon area.

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  10. Sondrel Expands into IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Design And Reuse

    ... centres to nine in total. The twenty-five strong engineering team in Hyderabad formerly worked for Imagination Technologies, and specialise in graphics and image processing technologies. The Sondrel office is in the Madhapur district, in Hitech ...

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  11. Imagination's new PowerVR GPUs enable chip companies and OEMs to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Design And Reuse

    LONDON, UK – 21st September, 2017 – Imagination Technologies announces a new generation of PowerVR GPUs that raises the bar on graphics and compute in cost-sensitive devices, letting SoC vendors achieve a significant boost in performance with no impact on silicon area versus previous generation GPUs. With the new PowerVR Series9XE and Series9XM GPUs , SoC vendors and OEMs can minimize costs and power consumption while ensuring the best possible user experience for gaming and GUI in devices such as smartphones, automotive infotainment, set-top boxes and TVs.

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  12. Webinar Preview: Alexa, can you help me build a better SoC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Design And Reuse

    ... that are not prone to human error. Don't miss this upcoming webinar hosted by NetSpeed Systems and Imagination Technologies where they will identify the system level challenges facing the autonomous vehicle SoC market and explore architectures and ...

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  13. Cadence Full-Flow Digital and Signoff Tools and Custom/Analog Tools...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | PressReleasePoint

    Cadence Design Systems, Inc. today announced that its full-flow digital and signoff tools and its custom/analog tools have been certified/enabled for the IntelA 22FFL process, which provides up to 100X lower leakage and a 2.5X active power reduction compared with its previous 22GP offering. Intel Custom Foundry utilized a PowerVR GT7200 graphics processing unit from Imagination Technologies as part of the certification process.

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  14. Intel Custom Foundry Certifies Synopsys Design Platform for Intel's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Design And Reuse

    ... and benefits. Synopsys and Intel Custom Foundry employed a PowerVR® GT7200 GPU design from Imagination Technologies™ to complete the certification. Mark Dickinson, executive vice president, PowerVR, Imagination Technologies, says: "The ...

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  15. New Look Into Global Semiconductor Intellectual Property Market by Type and Application 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | SBWire

    ... Corporation), Arm Limited, Cadence Design Systems, Inc., Cast In., Ceva Inc., eSilicon Corporation, Imagination Technologies Limited, Kilopass Technology Inc., Mentor, a Siemens Business, Open-Silicon, Inc., Perceptia Devices Inc., Rambus Inc., ...

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  16. Chinese state secretly targets UK chip firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Daily Mail

    The Chinese company launching a swoop for embattled British chip maker Imagination has sparked security concerns after Donald Trump thwarted its takeover of a US business. Canyon Bridge Capital Fund is rumoured to be in discussions about buying Hertfordshire-based Imagination Technologies, the supplier of iPhone chips.

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  17. Imagination at war with Apple over iPhone chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Daily Mail

    The row between British tech star Imagination Technologies and Apple is set to intensify after the Silicon Valley titan unveiled the new iPhone model to millions of fans. Revealing the iPhone X on Tuesday, bosses at Apple boasted their 'most-powerful' new A11 Bionic chip - which acts as the phone's brain - was their first-ever such chip designed in-house.

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  18. iPhone 8 release date, price and specs: Some models promptly sell out as pre-orders beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | The Inquirer

    ... paired with the first Apple designed GPU, which explains why Apple dumped Brit graphics outfit Imagination Technologies . This GPU offers a 30 per cent performance boost compared to the A10, according to Apple. There's a Retina HD (1334x750) screen ...

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  19. Alex Brummer: Markets convinced that rate rise is on wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | This Is Money

    ... tes, has important ramifications for Britain. Canyon is thought to have been lining up an offer for Imagination Technologies (which I hold), a British software developer brought low

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  20. Trump Blocks China-Backed Lattice Bid as Beijing Urges FairnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | News Max

    ... said. If Canyon Bridge clinches that deal, it would also be subject to CFIUS review since Imagination Technologies acquired U.S. chip designer MIPS in 2013. While Canyon Bridge could choose to divest MIPS, which accounts for a small fraction of ...

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