Call this following the wisdom of the crowd I guess. Intel is dropping Centrino from the name Centrino Atom and will just use Atom as the branding for that mobile chipset. According to Nick Jacobs, “Basically we are simplifying and coalescing our efforts around ‘Atom’ as the single brand for Internet devices.” I’m sure I’ve seen it referred to as Centrino Atom somewhere, but basically the shorter Atom has taken hold anyway.
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