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The Inquirer: Intel to Cut Linux Out of the Content Market

Jul 18, 2005, 13:45 (27 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Charlie Demerjian)

"Intel is about to cut Linux out of the legitimate content market, and hand the keys to the future of digital media to Microsoft at your expense. Don't like it? Tough, you are screwed. The vehicle to do this is called East Fork, the upcoming and regrettable Intel digital media 'platform.' The funny part is that the scheme is already a failure, but it will hurt you as it thrashes before it dies. Be afraid, be very afraid.

"First, let's explore what East Fork (EF) is. It is basically a media server PC on steroids with a lot of interesting software. The downside is that it is aiming for you, not aimed at you..."

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