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Heath McKnight December 19th, 2005 09:35 PM

History of the PowerPC
 
http://www-128.ibm.com/developerwork...x.html?ca=drs-

heath

Konrad Haskins December 20th, 2005 12:48 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Heath McKnight

What's missing is IBM lost Apple because they did not make a mobile G5.

Heath McKnight December 20th, 2005 12:52 AM

Actually, no, the truth is this...Apple can't sell enough G5 chips to justify the Fishkill, NY plant. But, as it turns out, IBM is making tons of money from the video gaming consoles (Xbox 360, new Nintendo, Playstation 3, etc.). So, Apple left to Intel (wish it was AMD).

Read this: http://www.dvinfo.net/conf/showthread.php?t=55691

heath

Boyd Ostroff December 20th, 2005 05:52 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Heath McKnight
as it turns out, IBM is making tons of money from the video gaming consoles

Heh, I like Apple's way of making "tons of money" better than IBM's ;-)

http://finance.yahoo.com/q/bc?s=AAPL...&z=m&q=l&c=ibm

Heath McKnight December 20th, 2005 10:29 AM

Heh heh, I agree!

heath


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