Monday, July 30, 2007

Intel Licenses SiRF's Location Technology for Mobile Devices

SiRF Technology signed a license and joint development agreement with Intel on certain future product platforms to help location and wireless connectivity become more mainstream in next generation mobile devices. As part of this agreement, SiRF has licensed certain technologies to Intel and will help co-develop certain future products that will be available for incorporation into Intel mobile platforms. The two companies also agreed to cooperate in the marketing and selling of these future products to customers developing a wide range of mobile devices worldwide.

SiRF develops semiconductors and software for location-awareness utilizing GPS and other location technologies, enhanced by wireless connectivity capabilities such as Bluetooth, for high-volume mobile consumer devices and commercial applications.

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