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Today: July 28, 2014

July 5, 1994

Intel Announces Price Cuts to Thwart Competitors

Intel Corp. announced the first of two price cuts on its microprocessors in a move designed to keep rival companies from taking a larger share of its market. Long dominant in the microprocessor industry, Intel tried a number of tactics to make its Pentium chips standard for IBM-compatible personal computers.