Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) Follows Apple's Beat, Pushing Atom Chip in Various Apps

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) is reportedly following the footsteps of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), by taking advantage of the popularity of downloadable applications in smart phones to push its Atom chip into new markets for netbooks, the Wall Street Journal reported.

In addition, Intel also expects the chip being used in smartphones, TVs and other devices with the chip being used in LG Electronics' smartphone starting this year.