Intel (INTC) kills plans to sell a consumer version of its much-touted, much-delayed multi-core...

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Intel (INTC) kills plans to sell a consumer version of its much-touted, much-delayed multi-core graphics chip - Larrabee - which was supposed to to open a new front of competition with Nvidia (NVDA) and AMD (AMD), and says it will provide an update about future versions some time next year. Nvidia: "The fact that a company with Intel's technical prowess and financial resources has struggled so hard to succeed with parallel computing shows just how exceptionally difficult a challenge this is."