Business & MBA

Leap Motion acquired by Ultrahaptics

The 2010 founded AR and VR company, that was leading in hand tracking devices for VR usage had a few moments that made the tech-headlines. According to many sources, Apple tried to acquire the company twice, with the second attempt as recently as 2018. Past week, the company sold for $30 million.

Today, we’re announcing a strategic deal with Ultrahaptics that combines the two companies and solidifies our collective role as the world’s leading spatial interaction company.

Source: Leap Motion and Ultrahaptics Join Forces – Leap Motion Blog

Internet & Cloud

Sicherheit für die (Amazon) Cloud

Nachdem Cloud ja das Buzzword für das neue Jahr sein wird, werden auch zunehmenden mehr Sicherheitshersteller entsprechende Angebote auf den Markt bringen. Checkpoint fängt schonmal an: Mehr Sicherheit in der Wolke: Check Point bringt fortschrittliche Security-Lösung für Amazon Web Services

Update (9.Jan 2012): Auch berichtet über Check Point’s “Amazon Machine Images”