ANOTHER SILICON VALLEY RECESSION?

If Andy Grove is so smart and technology companies so hot, why are Intel and just about every other tech stock falling off a cliff? Wasn't it only four months ago that our Man of the Year's company proudly sported a $100 stock? Now it's at about $70. Click on that, new-era geeks. The stock market may be chaotic and irrational from day to day, but over longer periods it's a pretty fair measuring stick for what's coming. The message here is that no boom lasts forever, and the one that Grove and tech-dom have been riding this decade is ripe...

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