GloFo, oh no!

AMD -- which just spun off GlobalFoundries, the company that will run the Luther Forest chip fab -- announced today that Intel is threatening to cancel a key technology sharing agreement that allows AMD to produce chips for PCs. The rub: the deal was supposed to keep the tech between AMD and Intel, and now there's a question about whether GloFo counts as a new, unlicensed partner. Some are saying the dispute will drag out. The stock market doesn't seem concerned -- AMD shares are up more than 5 percent today.

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