Intel To Pay Up To $1 Million Bounty For Sexy, Small, Stylish PCs

Subject: General Tech | September 26, 2006 - 06:55 PM |

Francisco, Sept. 26, 2006 — Intel Corporation is challenging PC
designers and manufacturers to think sexy, stylish and small as they
design the next generation of home PCs
optimized for multimedia
entertainment and powered by Intel® Core™2 Duo processors.

Looking to evolve the 'big, beige box'
and help bring to market more stylish, small, quiet and cool-running PCs perfect
for any room in the home, Intel announced the Intel® Core™ Processor Challenge.
The contest will award up to $1 million in prizes to the PC designer and
manufacturer that designs and builds the smallest and most stylish home PCs
powered by Intel® Viiv™ technology, Intel's premium brand for in-home, media-optimized
PCs featuring an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. Systems will be evaluated on
attributes of style, acoustics, functionality and features.