Intel shilly shallies over CEO spot

Intel has decided that there is no hurry getting itself a nice shiny new CEO, according to the strokers of beards and people in the know at analyst outfit Piper Jaffray. Paul Otellini is being put out to pasture in mid-May and the debate has so far been about if he is to be replaced by an insider or an outsider.

Pat Gelsinger won't return to Intel - official

"Kicking" Pat Gelsinger has ruled out a return to his old haunts at Chipzilla as its new CEO. Now the top bod at VMWare, Gelsinger's name has been touted as a possible candidate to replace Paul Otellini, who retires in May.