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July 18, 1968: Tech Giant Intel Is Founded

Today in 1968, N M Electronics was founded by Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore. Less than a month later, the name was changed to Intel (short for INTegrated ELectronics). These days, it's almost impossible to buy a computer without an Intel chip unless you are specifically looking for that. Intel was the world's largest manufacturer of semiconductor chips in the world for years until it was recently overtaken by Samsung.   Image Credit: Fortune

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