Intellectual company acquitions

Samsung Electronics Buys UK Firm’s Mobile Technology OperationsSamsung Electronics Buys UK Firm’s Mobile Technology Operations  April 11, 2012 – 02:03 pm

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co. (005390.SE) has acquired the mobile-technology business of U.K.-based Cambridge Silicon Radio PLC (CSR.LN) for $310 million, as the smartphone huge seeks technology and patents to make sure its mobile chip and handset businesses stay spirited.
during the move, Samsung, which newly overtook Nokia Corp. (NOK) as the world’s main vendor of mobile handsets, obtains CSR’s handset connectivity and handset position technology, as well as 21 U.S. patents connected to wireless technologies. The acquisition of the assets will help Samsung’s handset and mobile chip businesses distinguish, and defend their place amid fierce competition in the fast-growing markets for smartphones and tablet computers.

Samsung said in a declaration the acquisition will help make stronger its mobile chip business, as it will get rights to CSR’s intellectual property linked to wireless technologies such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Global Positioning System. Samsung, which makes customer electronics as well as chips and extra components, is also buying $34.4 million worth of CSR shares to strengthen its ties with the U.K. firm.

Source: 101 Daily News

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