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 A Farewell to Transmeta?

"The actual unveiling of the product was inevitably anticlimactic. The company's Crusoe family of microprocessors promised lower power consumption and heat generation, enabling the creation of laptops with longer battery life. Critics bashed the chips for being underpowered compared with Intel's latest and greatest. Transmeta struggled to find a market, and recently it sold off most of its chipmaking business for $15 million to Culturecom Holdings, a Hong Kong company better known for publishing comic books."
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 (Submitted by Noel Wed Jun 8, 2005 )

  


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