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Imagination and Apple, sitting in a tree, l-i-c-e-n-s-i-n-g GPU tech semi-secretly: Brit chip designer strikes iGiant deal

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Re: Two and a half years ago I wrote

"Imagination is really the only major GPU player that doesn't also do CPUs, and thus the only one who could hold Apple's feet to the fire with a patent lawsuit."

They used to have MIPS but had to sell them off seperately as selling MIPS would be subject to US oversight and could cause problems due to the Chinese buyer of IMG (though, paradoxically, MIPS actually already had a design centre in China!)

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