If you are reading this article, the most probably you are doing it from sitting in front a computer or a laptop. At the same time, I guess there is a very high probability that your computer has inside a processor built by Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC). We are just assuming that because Intel has the largest share on the PC microprocessor market. The company is also the world leader and highest valued semiconductor chip maker in terms of revenue.
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)'s history goes as far back as 1968 when Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore founded the company, which is headquarted in Santa Clara, California, and three years later introduced to the world the first microprocessor. In 1989 the microprocessor was awarded as one of the ten outstanding achievements for the advancement of human welfare by the National Academy of Engineering. Visit Insider Monkey for more info about Intel Corporation.