Baidu & Intel Partner On Search Apps

Last month, Google was reported as switching from Intel to AMD chips for its servers. Today, Intel China and Google's big China rival Baidu have announced their own partnership, one to cooperate on search applications for PCs and phones. Intel, Baidu to jointly develop search apps from IDG has more details. Baidu will also be using Intel processors. Let the processor wars begin! Well, hold on there. Google did cut a deal earlier this year with Intel to help promote Google Video to those with the Intel Viiv platform. Then again, who didn't partner with Intel on that?

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