24 August 2021PatentsAlex Baldwin

CMA raises concerns over Nvidia’s ARM takeover

Nvidia’s planned $40 billion acquisition of British chip IP vendor ARM could “stifle innovation” and “substantially lessen competition” across the global processor market, according to an assessment by the UK Government.

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