July 24, 2001
Penny-pinching PC makers stash chips
Author: JT Smith
If the PC industry is in one of its worst slumps ever, how did chipmaking giants Intel and AMD manage to pull off increases for their most recently concluded quarters? Analysts say the contradication can be explained by a cutthroat price war between the two companies, and the fact that cost-conscious PC builders are stocking up on parts now in antcipation of stronger sakes for this quarter. Full story at ZDNet.
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