Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 24th Nov 2006 23:02 UTC
Intel CPU maker Intel is pressuring smaller rival Via Technologies to exit the CPU market, industry sources in Taiwan claim. In exchange, Intel will allow Via to continue making PC chipsets which use Intel's patented technology, say the sources at PC mainboard manufacturers, who do not wish to be named.
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RE[4]: Nonsense!
by jebb on Sat 25th Nov 2006 09:24 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Nonsense!"
jebb
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2006-07-06

I'm afraid x86 is here to stay. Intel did try to come up with a replacement for it, and look at what good it did to them...

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RE[5]: Nonsense!
by Fransexy on Sat 25th Nov 2006 10:00 in reply to "RE[4]: Nonsense!"
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2005-07-29

I'm afraid x86 is here to stay. Intel did try to come up with a replacement for it, and look at what good it did to them...

Like any other technology it will die and will be replaced one day

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