Trying to seize a rare moment of vulnerability, IBM, AMD, and Cyrix are all racing to stay ahead of Intel in the low-cost chip market through partnerships and new technologies. And Wall Street seems to be cheering them on.
IBM investing big in AMD
Advanced Micro Devices is apparently receiving a major investment from IBM and may get a new CEO to replace Jerry Sanders, analysts say.
Cyrix chip aimed at PCs under $500
Intel rivals gain on Wall Street