We're sorry to learn that our new friend Intel chairman Craig Barrett plans to retire this summer after 35 years revolutionizing the microchip and PC industries. He could not be leaving at a worse time.
At first, Intel chairman Craig Barrett struck me as a testy old dude.
Nicholas Negroponte has started a bitch-fight against Intel because, according to him, they are trying to drive him out of business by underpricing their OLPC rival, the Classmate. He says that Intel "should be ashamed of itself" arguing that by bringing a low-cost laptop to developing countries, they hurt "his…