• Tech Solution

    Nvidia acquires Arm from SoftBank for $40 billion

    Nvidia confirmed that it is acquiring processor architecture firm Arm from Softbank for $40 billion. The deal confirms after weeks of speculation as well as a report yesterday by the Wall Street Journal. Santa Clara, California-based Nvidia, a maker of graphics and AI chips, said the deal consolidates its expertise in artificial intelligence with Arm’s vast computing ecosystem. Cambridge, England-based Arm has more than 6,000 employees, while Nvidia has more than 13,000. SoftBank took Arm private in 2016 for $32 billion. At the time, SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son said he was preparing for the Singularity, the predicted … Read More

    Comments Off on Nvidia acquires Arm from SoftBank for $40 billion
  • News

    Human Capital announces the winners of its Delta fellowship program – TechCrunch

    Today, in the first interview of Disrupt 2020, Human Capital’s Baris Akis and investor Michael Ovitz announced the winners of its Delta Fellowship program. Human Capital launched in 2016 with a mission to become a talent agency for engineers in the same way that CAA, founded by Michael Ovitz, was a talent agency for entertainers. Human Capital helps engineers find great positions at great companies, and fosters their careers well beyond that, including helping them switch jobs, ask for raises and promotions, and more. Human Capital also has an investment arm that seeds these same entrepreneurs with funding when … Read More

    Comments Off on Human Capital announces the winners of its Delta fellowship program – TechCrunch