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Apple reportedly acquires PrimeSense for $345M

The Israel-based 3D-sensing company provides the technology that powers Microsoft's Kinect sensor.

By Nov. 17, 2013


Apple's PrimeSense buy: It's all about the maps

Apple reportedly is keen on improving its mapping technology with PrimeSense, rather than going after motion technology.

By Nov. 27, 2013


Apple confirms deal for 3D sensing company PrimeSense

The company behind the Kinect motion sensor now belongs to Apple in a deal reportedly valued in the vicinity of $345 million.

By Nov. 24, 2013


Apple buys Kinect company for £222m

Apple has bought the company behind Kinect, the sensor technology in the motion-detecting add-on for the Microsoft Xbox.

By Nov. 25, 2013


Apple in talks to acquire company behind Microsoft's Kinect

The iPhone maker has reportedly offered $280 million to acquire Israel-based 3D-sensor company Primesense.

By Jul. 16, 2013


Apple set to buy Kinect technology for £185m

Apple is set to drop £185m on Kinect-style technology by buying the company behind Microsoft's arm-waving gaming.

By Jul. 16, 2013


Apple in talks to buy Japanese chipmaker, report says

Apple may be looking to acquire a unit of Renesas Electronics that makes LCD chips for mobile devices, according to a Nikkei report. The deal could be worth close to half a billion dollars.

By Apr. 1, 2014


Apple, Microsoft may merge one day, says analyst. Wait. What?

How could these rivals ever become one? Analyst Keith Fitz-Gerald envisions the two companies coming together in the next 5 to 10 years.

By Dec. 10, 2013


The 3D sensor that could change our mobile lives

At CES 2013, PrimeSense showed off its tiny 3D sensor, Capri, which should soon come embedded in mobile devices.

By Jan. 10, 2013


Samsung must innovate 'non-stop,' chairman urges

The company has to ditch age-old business plans and ideas to remain competitive, Chairman Lee Kun-hee says.

By Jan. 3, 2014