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If you throw enough crap at a wall, some of it's gonna stick
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Why would any company buy amd? amd is only good at delaying and taking other corporations down with them. Case in point ATI.

If amd had been smart? They would've continued working with ibm, but instead? They got what they got.

amd is back to where it was, their 15 min of fame are over. shame ATI went down as well.
Unfortunately, this is starting to look like the cold sick and twisted truth.
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Originally Posted by Nasgul View Post
Why would any company buy amd? amd is only good at delaying and taking other corporations down with them. Case in point ATI.

If amd had been smart? They would've continued working with ibm, but instead? They got what they got.

amd is back to where it was, their 15 min of fame are over. shame ATI went down as well.
tisk tisk tisk

SO I gather.
Seeing that Intel made ONE chip (line of chips..) that had bugs.
Intel is only good at making buggy chips correct?
Consistent logic..
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I will sell Samsung holdings in a minute if they did.
Just wading through some threads when I came across this one. Not completely ignorant on this particular subject as I've been known to make a trade or two here and about (this is as far as I've read so if already adressed, my appologies) but two questions:

1) What exchange do you trade on to have holdings in Samsung?

2) Why wouldn't you buy more since you are talking about taking action once information of this nature is released. Even if you trade in the after hours (that's my favorite time - the crazies really come out about then and volatility is...anyway), you would be dumping shares at their lowest (usually initial trading after news like this is very emotion-driven which equals bad decisions in the market). Even if the said position is set to go lower, there will be some sort of climb or at least an attempt to close the gap on the charts (another emotion-driven situation). In a nutshell (by the way, I'm not responsible if you make a buy/sell, etc. decision based on what I say), you would want to buy more as panic sets in, sell when price gets close to where it was to begin with and probably break even on the whole nine yards.

3) This one isn't a question but a statement. Initially, imho, the market would react with a dump but in the long-run this would add great value to shareholders. Samsung would be going into a sector they had no presence in before and they wouldn't be starting from scratch. And speaking of scratch, the tremendous amount of money amd has been dumping would be figured into the purchase agreement (considering this, Samsung would now have a firm foundation to build on - big companies just hate starting at the bottom, that's part of the reason they just buy out the little guy that's doing well). Sorry, I think I'm ranting now but have already spent the enrgy typing all of this. Good luck.
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SO I gather.
Seeing that Intel made ONE chip (line of chips..) that had bugs.
Intel is only good at making buggy chips correct?
Consistent logic..
Intel is far superior, yet there has never been a delayed product. Except for one and for one good reason and it was never released.

Bug? What's that? That they're faster, that's one heck of a bug if you ask me. Even their Core Logics are still 2nd to none and they "did not stop" producing Core Logics, unlike amd.

No company is going to invest in a company that can't even help themselves.
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Theres some tension starting in this thread hehe
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yeah plus how are they gonna come up with $600m to cover amd's losses for the last 1/4 and still invest to catch up
Blahhh.. I have to edit this.

Samsung is pretty damn big, that's all I'll tell you.
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Originally Posted by Nasgul View Post
Intel is far superior, yet there has never been a delayed product. Except for one and for one good reason and it was never released.

Bug? What's that? That they're faster, that's one heck of a bug if you ask me. Even their Core Logics are still 2nd to none and they "did not stop" producing Core Logics, unlike amd.

No company is going to invest in a company that can't even help themselves.
Quick! INTEL fanboi's vs AMD fanboi's GOGO!
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we have the same monitor mine has no dead pixels


agreed
Same no defects of ANY kind.

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Quick! INTEL fanboi's vs AMD fanboi's GOGO!
Just ignore him and report, best tactic.
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I would love it if this rumour is true. It would do wonders for my AMD stock, methinks. Maybe Samsung/interested companies will wait and see how Barcelone fares in the CPU market before investing to make sure AMD still has some life in it.
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It's from the inq, ignore it.
    
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