According to the US Census Bureau, there are over 1.8 billion children in the world under the age of 14.
Intel would like to sell them all a processor. And, ideally, a chipset with graphics, some flash memory, and networking.
If there are going to be 1.8 billion $100 laptops, Intel might be able to earn $25 each, or $45 billion for the chips inside them.
Of course, AMD would also like to earn that revenue. Before this week, it looked like AMD had the inside track. AMD was in the right place at the right time when … Read more