NVIDIA completed its purchase of Icera, a wireless modem company. With this technology under its belt, NVIDIA can build a mobile processor with a cellular radio and a baseband applications processor. Icera already develops a product that combines NVIDIA’s Tegra processor with an HSPA+ radio and support for Android.
The perfect combination for the next generation Android tablet and the main reason NVIDIA shelled out $US367 million for this UK-based company. [Betanews]