News for Sep. 23, 2003

Dell silences AMD and IBM

9/23/03, 11:14 am EST - Xoanon

Lord of the Rings special effects company Weta Digital is refusing to say anything about buying a powerful new AMD-based computer because Dell Computer is trying to tie up marketing rights. A Dell spokeswoman confirmed there were talks between Dell and the owner of The Lord of the Rings movies, New Line Cinema, about promotional opportunities. [More]