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http://allthingsd.com/20121113/amd-exploring-options-including-breakup-sale/
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Shares of the chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices are up by more than 14 percent on a report by Reuters saying that the company has hired J.P. Morgan to “explore options” that could include a disposition of its patents or an outright sale.

Interesting discussion on Intel x86 patents and possible issue for someone who wanted AMD's CPU business.
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aww man. AMD cant give up. if they do, intel will become the next apple...
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Bet the ex ATi guys are kicking themselves now...
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I hope AMD's GPUs make it smile.gif
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Yep..I feared this..looks like it's coming to fruition.
 
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Good news!
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why?
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post #8 of 115

I don't like this news.

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Originally Posted by Capt View Post

Good news!

How is this good news? Now we won't have two companies (intel vs amd, nvidia vs amd) battling it out which is great for technology/customer.........
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post #10 of 115
Apple buys AMD. Hiring JP morgan to fix financial problems is like hiring a drunk to guard the alcohol.

I cry a lot.
Edited by Newbie2009 - 11/13/12 at 2:38pm
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