, is no corporate-mandated, decidedly commercialist holiday sacred to you? While we were all snuggling with our snookums and/or cooing to our cohorts the marketing team at Advanced Micro Devices was shipping out something a little bit nasty -- and not in the "go get the fuzzy handcuffs" kind of nasty. The company sent out a mug of chocolates that, on the front, says "I ♥ APU," referencing the Fusion
platform that's recently powered the HP Pavilion dm1z
and Lenovo Thinkpad x120e
to solid reviews. Sadly, that wasn't enough, as the note started like this:
I heard that Sandy B. broke your heart and wanted to let you know that I'm here for you. Oh, and I have a cousin from Llano, Texas I'd like to introduce you to soon--I think you two will really hit it off!
AMD Fusion APU
Cute, AMD. And here we thought maybe you and Intel had finally made up