BRIEF-ARM joins consortium to buy MIPS rights

LONDON Tue Nov 6, 2012 2:27am EST

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LONDON Nov 6 (Reuters) - ARM Holdings : * Participation in consortium to acquire rights * Participation in a consortium to acquire rights to mips technologies' (mips)

portfolio of patents * Consortium will pay $350 million to acquire rights to the portfolio, ARM will

contribute $167.5 million

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