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Originally Posted by Dr216 View Post
just a minor point, but i would take anything an ex employee says about a company with a big pinch of salt, no one leaves a company because they feel good about it. And anyone who has seen the inside of a company any company could write volumes on the things that company would not want the outside world to know about. its called business get used to it.

Yes BD is a dissapointment and yes AMD will advertise it using figures that support it and show it in the best possible light. Complaining about that is like buying axe deodorant and being surprised when it doesn't make you a chick magnet, Its called advertising if you want the truth its not like the facts and figures aren't out there to find.
I.. I think agree
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post #42 of 53
Does anyone remember the ORIGINAL article or thread?

All I keep getting is this
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-0...ud-scheme.html
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post #43 of 53
There's a computer engineer from AMD visiting my college on Friday... but hes in the graphics segment - chip design verification. Hopefully that part of AMD continues to thrive.
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post #44 of 53
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Originally Posted by Blameless View Post
The new most successful electronics company in the world?
It was more a joke about deceitful, overhyping marketing techniques.
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post #45 of 53
Not seen this article before, I understand that all of the marketing should be taken not on face value. Just using tools which create designs slower and less efficient than those done by hand and even worse, sticking with them makes me dislike the company, i'm better off going into the jungle and making a cpu out of sap and beetles.
    
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post #46 of 53
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The new most successful electronics company in the world?
No, the new most successful marketing company in the world. Minus the "most successful in the world" part
    
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I just had a bad feeling when their CEO resigns months before the release of this amazingly hyped up chip. It happened right after Sandy showed up. Just had a bad omen about it since then.

That really sucks for everyone, too. Brand loyalty is stupid here. We want these two companies to be able to compete with each other or everyone loses. Right now, Intel is superior in every way. That's not a good thing.
Sorry but you're very wrong. Amd destroys intel in terms of graphics.

amd = gpu, intel = cpu. Still good competition.

Llano proved that.
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post #48 of 53
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Sorry but you're very wrong. Amd destroys intel in terms of graphics.

amd = gpu, intel = cpu. Still good competition.

Llano proved that.
For enthusiasts, onboard graphics matters not.
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No, the new most successful marketing company in the world. Minus the "most successful in the world" part
lol I thought Bose was the most successful marketing company. They push through hundreds of millions(if not, billions) of dollars of crappy speakers that cost less than 1/10th of production+"r&d" - I put quotes on r&d because it's such poor research and design anyways

Is AMD the new Bose?
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More rumors and garbage.

We all know Bulldozer didn't live up to the hype. It's been apparent for awhile. But these posts are terrible.

It's not propaganda. They simply do what EVERY other company does in this day and age. Show their competing product against other products in a light that makes them shine. AMD simply showed their product vs Intel products at segments they win against. Hell, my Samsung refrigerator does the same thing on their website. Do you think I care? No I don't because I'm intelligent enough to know what I'm purchasing before the money leaves my hands.

Still, waste of a thread.
This.
Why is it always ex employees trying to bury their old company?
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