Important Announcement from Sigma tomorrow morning (Tue Nov 11)
If you are part of the Sigma mailing list, check your emails! They have just sent a spartan email that simply says:
Important Announcement from Sigma Japan
Please be advised that Sigma Japan will be making an important announcement tomorrow, November 11, 2008.
Please be sure to check the Sigma Japan website tomorrow morning
The email directs us to check the english-speaking Sigma Japan website.
So what could this be? Is it perhaps what Image Sensors World mentioned as a rumor a couple of days ago, namely that Sigma has bought Foveon? The rumor is vigorously discussed in the dpreview Sigma forum.
Update: It's Official, Sigma buys Foveon: Read all about it at this breaking news update.