Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Aug 2010 17:54 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Intel Chalk this one up on the 'uh, what?'-list of acquisitions. Intel announced today that it has acquired Mcafee, the security and antivirus company we all know and love. The press release is a bit vague on why, exactly, Intel made this rather odd acquisition.
Thread beginning with comment 437557
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: Along comes Skynet
by Zifre on Fri 20th Aug 2010 00:51 UTC in reply to "Along comes Skynet"
Zifre
Member since:
2009-10-04

I'm sorry, but does that have to do with this article? A great quote though...

Reply Parent Score: 2

RE[2]: Along comes Skynet
by Kroc on Fri 20th Aug 2010 08:01 in reply to "RE: Along comes Skynet"
Kroc Member since:
2005-11-10

As in Intel + McAfee = sentient anti-virus ;)

Reply Parent Score: 1

RE[2]: Along comes Skynet
by gireesh on Fri 20th Aug 2010 10:43 in reply to "RE: Along comes Skynet"
gireesh Member since:
2005-07-24

Agent Smith says this while interrogating Morpheus in The Matrix.

Reply Parent Score: 1

RE[2]: Along comes Skynet
by kill on Sat 21st Aug 2010 05:59 in reply to "RE: Along comes Skynet"
kill Member since:
2005-11-03

Nah... he got that from Agent Smith (Matrix)

Reply Parent Score: 1