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When less is more: Intel, Microsoft boost breed of `dumber' computers

...computing costs. Intel, the biggest maker of microprocessor chips, and Microsoft, the No. 1 PC software maker...that run on Microsoft operating systems and Intel microprocessor chips. "Microsoft and Intel have spent 20 years building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/13/tec_205273.shtml
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How much should a PC cost?

...three-dimensional images, should consider spending much more. Most PCs come equipped with 300-megahertz or faster microprocessor chips, sufficient to run today's popular software. More important, look for computers sporting at least 64 megabytes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/01/tec_260413.shtml
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Suits focus on Intel, Microsoft business relationships

...Digital updates on future chip technology. July 1997: Intel says it will buy Chips & Technology Inc., a maker of microprocessor chips, for $425 million. October 1997: Digital suit is settled when Intel agrees to buy intellectual property rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/11/tec_230695.shtml
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FTC moves against Intel

...with Microsoft using Intel's popular Pentium series of chips to run most of its Windows computer programs. Microprocessor chips are the heart of the physical circuits and wires that enable software programs to work. "We believe the FTC is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/09/tec_230537.shtml
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Microsoft boldly steps into high-tech's Wild West

...systems. "We don't look at Dreamcast as an operating system," Caraher said, noting it also contains new microprocessor chips. "We feel very confident Dreamcast has the staying power." An official at Microsoft did not return a phone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/28/tec_229704.shtml
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Apple still must walk tough road; operating software slated for overhaul

...executives said compatibility will improve over time. It's unclear whether Apple plans to make machines based on microprocessor chips from industry leader Intel Corp. Macintosh machines now use Power PC chips from an alliance of Motorola Inc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/27/tec_201768.shtml
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Intel licenses video technology to RealNetworks

...Internet. Intel's deal with RealNetworks is part of its strategy to indirectly generate demand for its computer microprocessor chips. In this case, RealNetworks' sophisticated software runs best on computers equipped with the latest Intel chip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/17/tec_239260.shtml
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Are You Susceptible to the Y2K Bug?

...rather than later. When internal calendars roll over at year's end, many older computers and calendar-driven microprocessor chips that haven't been modified or replaced in other products will read only the last two "00" digits of the new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/27/met_271455.shtml
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Sun champions Web-based applications

...threats from sellers of less expensive business computers that use Microsoft Windows operating software and Intel microprocessor chips. Investors appeared to agree. Sun's stock price soared 5 percent Tuesday, rising $3.87 1/2 at $79...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/01/bus_269148.shtml
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Business briefs

...strong demand from PC makers in the United States and Europe. Intel, the world's largest maker of computer microprocessor chips, reported Tuesday that it earned $1.56 billion, or 89 cents per diluted share, compared to $1.57 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/14/bus_241810.shtml
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