Wintel Squirms, trying to cut costs without drying up the cash cows

Wintel suppliers are going to meet in July to figure out how to cut costs. While Intel and M$ may wish to keep their cash cows flowing freely, I would bet the makers of hardware will want the high costs of monopoly-priced CPUs and licences for operating systems to share the pain…

It appears Wintel cannot even compete with Apple let alone */Linux on ARM in price. I wonder when the government departments in charge of price-fixing will notice…

see Intel to hold ultrabook cost-reduction meeting with Taiwan supply chain makers in July.

About Robert Pogson

I am a retired teacher in Canada. I taught in the subject areas where I have worked for almost forty years: maths, physics, chemistry and computers. I love hunting, fishing, picking berries and mushrooms, too.
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