Audience to acquire sensor platforms
Audience has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sensor Platforms for $41 million.
Sensor Platforms develops software and algorithms that interpret sensor data to enable broad context awareness on smartphones, wearables and other consumer devices.
Peter Santos, president and CEO of Audience stated: “Audience is a user experience company, and we believe that multisensory user interface and context awareness will bring fresh differentiation and end-user value to the market for smartphones, wearables and other mobile devices. Sensor Platforms has developed key technologies and software infrastructure in this space, and the combination of our engineering teams will enable us to rapidly scale our capabilities in context awareness-based user interface. I am delighted to welcome the Sensor Platforms team to Audience.”