Last week at Computex, however, Intel allegedly began telling folks behind closed doors that AMD is planning to acquire ATI. This news came courtesy of Tweaktown, who cited a "trusted and reliable anonymous source" for the claim. It wasn't clear from Tweaktown's report if Intel itself had heard a rumor to this effect, or if the company was reading the same tea leaves as the RBC Capital Markets analysts in the Forbes article and coming to the same conclusion. Finally, last Friday brought the following short note from our old friend Kyle Bennett at HardOCP:Read it over here.
AMD + ATI - does it make sense?
Posted on Thursday, Jun 15 2006 @ 21:15 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck