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£6.2m worth of Pentium III chips stolen

By conradguerrero
Jan 13, 2003
  1. £6.2m worth of Pentium IV chips stolen

    The news article is here.

    Anybody need an extra Pentium III?
    Edit:
    they wrote Pentium IIII, I was obviously delirious and saw only III. Someone at the bbc must have skipped their Roman Numerals classes.
     
  2. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 993



    Those are actually Pentium IVs not Pentium IIIs....

     
  3. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,994

    well whoever gets one can claim to have one of the "hottest" P4 Chips on earth in their machine.:haha:
     
  4. conradguerrero

    conradguerrero TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 310

    Re: Re: £6.2m worth of Pentium III chips stolen

    I know I'm not crazy~! they must have changed the article after I posted it; which was 15 minutes after it apeared on google news.
     
  5. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 993

    Hehe....i m not saying you are crazy, conradguerrero, one thing i hate about some press is that they sometimes tend to give wrong information without getting clarifications. They sometimes just want to draw more people to read their papers.
     
  6. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,994

    Having spent most of my adult life in a field that is widely reported on by the media I can assure you that the press seldom if ever gets it right.
     
  7. Nick

    Nick TS Rookie Posts: 185

    ILL TAKE TWO!!!
     
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