It's really interesting that some of the biggest customers also may be funding ARM competitors. It's also interesting on the effect this customization will have on the shape of Intel going forward, assuming those large customers stay with it -- I'm guessing: smaller margins, perhaps tied to more competitive (read: lower) pricing.
Is that what others see in the crystal ball for Intel?
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