The chip with a sting in its tale

Matthews, Robert
July 1991
New Scientist;7/13/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1777, p20
Provides insights regarding the bankruptcy of Worcester, England-based computer consultancy Charter Technologies after doing business with Ministry of Defense (MoD). Work made by the company with MoD on the commercial exploitation of a microprocessor; Disappearance of the support of the MoD when its transpired that the chip's capabilities did not live up to the original claims.


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