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[anandtech] AMD Continues Assembling Dream Team: Sean Pelletier from NVIDIA Tech Marketing to Join

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Last year AMD was hemorrhaging talent. While we don't have a good indication of the extent of the talent exodus, Qualcomm seemed to benefit quite a bit from the tough times that had fallen on AMD.

http://www.anandtech.com/show/6967/amd-continues-assembling-dream-team-sean-pelletier-from-nvidia-tech-marketing-to-join
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Guess this will help AMD, hopefully they dont try to use NV methods and overprice their cards
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So now will see overpriced products and scientific methods that prove their frame rating implementation is superior to NVidia's thing
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inc bandwagoneers!!!!!
    
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i hope they can fix their driver issues with stuttering and such.
and for their CPU, i hope their IPC and power consumption can improve and put them on par with Intel.
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I think I recall the last big rally AMD was supposed to have...
 
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Oh goody, they got a marketing guy, now they're back in business!!!!

Didn't an engineer who left after Bulldozer put out an email about how AMDs problem was that they put more effort into marketing their cpus instead of actually building them?
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Recent history of crappy CEO's does not help things. Hopefully they don't overpay a bunch of fancy pants industry players who run the company into the ground.
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Originally Posted by Peanuts4 View Post

Recent history of crappy CEO's does not help things. Hopefully they don't overpay a bunch of fancy pants industry players who run the company into the ground.

Yup, cause they were already doing that before.
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I hope this works out for them. a) we need more competition across the market and b) I imagine significant investment has gone into poaching these guys.

I'm calling it that they're going to design and release some form of mobile chip to combat the NVIDIA Tegra and Apple's SoCs
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