SoftBank to Buy ARM Holdings for $32 Billion



ARM traditionally has charged low royalties—one reason its technology is widely used—and that SoftBank could boost profit by raising these fees

Read the full article at: www.wsj.com

Quietly known to few consumers, ARM has a monopoly on the low cost designs for computing in “things” and cars. Thus they seem to be worth around 36x their revenues.

 

 

By eliminating their investment in mobile, how can companies like Intel succeed in IoT which is the same thing at an even lower price point? 

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