Linux-Watch: What AMD's ATI Acquisition Means for Linux
Jul 25, 2006, 22:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) is acquiring ATI Technologies, one
of the top two graphics processor makers, for around $5.4 billion.
AMD's aim is to grow its market share in the mobility and
commercial markets, according to AMD CEO Hector Ruiz. What does
this mean for Linux users?
"The combined company will still make discrete ATI graphics