Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Oct 2006 21:09 UTC
Microsoft For more than two decades, Microsoft's software and Intel's processors were so wedded that the pairing came to be known as Wintel. But as that computing era wanes, Microsoft is turning to a new source of chip design: its own labs.
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RE: Okay.... why?
by Mellin on Fri 20th Oct 2006 00:10 UTC in reply to "Okay.... why?"
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Microsoft could sell it to them and make a windows only platform to lock users from installing linux/bsd

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RE[2]: Okay.... why?
by rhyder on Fri 20th Oct 2006 09:54 in reply to "RE: Okay.... why?"
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I doubt that Bill would deliberately fix things in that way. It's just that he has nothing but bad luck with issues of this sort. Even if he were contemplating such a thing, he knows that the US authorities such as the DOJ will politely ask him not to do it any more and he hardly wants that.

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