Intel sparing no expense to get its set top box up and running

By Dave LeClair
Jun 10, 2013
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  1. Intel's plan of launching its own Internet TV service is moving forward, as Reuters reports that the company is locking down deals with CBS, News Corp., and Viacom. The agreements cover how content will be distributed on the platform, but it is not...

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,230   +958

    Overpaying for strides to get into a business that may or may not be successful. Some gamble.
  3. mosu

    mosu TS Enthusiast Posts: 336   +17

    Why not love Intel? Compare AMD with Intel: 1 AMD focused on video quality, Intel focused on encryption.2 Pay more for content-Intel, pay less for hardware-AMD 3 AMD out because people buy hardware for bragging rights, not per se(Apple effect, valid for NVidia too) 4 People pay more for hardware and content. End of story.It's just a very short story, you people could elaborate more.
  4. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 4,499   +1,150

    I wasn't even aware that Apple even went in for this kind of thing. What's it called... iSpy? or would that be a better name for Google's service if & when they ever followed suit.

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