Transmeta confirms recall of Crusoe chips in this Yahoo article. The company said that the recalled Crusoe chips came from a limited manufacturing batch, and it said any remaining inventory of the defective chips had been returned to Transmeta. Intel’s advertising agency has hired the creator of Apple Computer Inc.’s “Think Different” spots, Ken Segall, to work on the Pentium 4 campaign, in this TechWeb article. The original “Think Different” campaign won an Emmy in 1998, and the campaign won the Effie award for marketing effectiveness. Robodex 2000 show update in this article from the EDTN Network.
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- How to read less news but be more inf... — Stop reading the latest news if you want to be better informed — Quartzhttps://qz.com/1222019/stop-reading-the-latest-news-if-you-want-to-be-better-informed/Instead of focusing on what everyone is already talking about, hunt down unusual knowledge. Writer and futurist Richard Watson may teach London business students and Silicon Valley tech companies how to think about crafting tools for tomorrow, but he’s not even on [...]
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