Wireless could come to more Arduino boards with Atmel buy – PCWorld

In a move that could bring faster wireless capabilities to gadgets and Arduino boards, chip maker Atmel is buying wireless chip maker Newport Media for US$140 million. Atmel’s chips are widely used in small electronics, do-it-yourself kits and Arduino boards.
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