Intel Capital, the chip company's venture-capital arm, has invested in software maker BlueStacks.
The companies announced the deal yesterday but didn't say how much Intel Capital invested.
BlueStacks offers software, called App Player, that lets users run their mobile applications on a Mac or Windows PC. According to BlueStacks, the company's platform has been downloaded more than 5 million times and supports the most-popular titles, including Angry Birds Space and Instagram.
BlueStacks' technology has excited more than a few mobile-software lovers. Since applications are designed for mobile platforms running on ARM architecture, getting them to run on … Read more