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Apple to create new Macs...using AMD chips

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intel must be doing something wrong to be losing all its exclusivity deals but im guessing its down to years of abusing its position as the no.1 cpu brand and charging ridiculose prices
 
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Its funny how it works... AMD sits there with the best processors availiable with no contacts and intel having worse CPU's has all the contacts. Now intel has the better chips and amd is getting all the contacts :p
 

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I say good, I am tired of Intel being the top dog. Not that I want to see AMD as the top dog in the market either, I don't like any company being dominent over its competitors. I would like each to get pretty close to each other in market share so we can see some real competition, it always leads to good things for the consumer(me).
 

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i just hope that AMD gives good use to the money (research)
 
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intel must be doing something wrong to be losing all its exclusivity deals but im guessing its down to years of abusing its position as the no.1 cpu brand and charging ridiculose prices
AMD's hardware is up to snuff these days... and their opterons are dangerously powerful server chips ;) *cough*xserve*cough* plus they're cheap. Apple realizes people want cheaper macs.
 

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the thing is when amd gets all these new deals will they put more into research or will the CEO get greedy? thats my biggest issue as to these deals but i want to see apple run some opty servers cause they would be nice i might even stoop as low as to get a mac lol
 
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the thing is when amd gets all these new deals will they put more into research or will the CEO get greedy? thats my biggest issue as to these deals but i want to see apple run some opty servers cause they would be nice i might even stoop as low as to get a mac lol
You mean take a nice step up? :slap: learn to run a server ;)

I think Ruiz is a pretty good CEO. I think he'd be fine..
 

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You mean take a nice step up? :slap: learn to run a server ;)

I think Ruiz is a pretty good CEO. I think he'd be fine..
hey resent that i have a server running now so :nutkick: lol i love these smilies good old s370 intel p3 still runs
 
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hey resent that i have a server running now so :nutkick: lol i love these smilies good old s370 intel p3 still runs
A real server.... ;) Not just a homebrew one.. I'm talkin full rackmount Netfinity, or poweredge ;) theres a HUGE difference :)
 

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A real server.... ;) Not just a homebrew one.. I'm talkin full rackmount Netfinity, or poweredge ;) theres a HUGE difference :)
lol see this is why im taking CISCO senior yesr hehe free cisco certificate straight outta highschool:D
 
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lol see this is why im taking CISCO senior yesr hehe free cisco certificate straight outta highschool:D
I got my A+ and a ton of experience.. May just land a 12 month server admin contract at a local company :)
 

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