from the it-was-only-a-matter-of-time dept.
CuriousGeorge113 writes "As a result of Compaq's recent acquisition of
Digital Equipment, they plan on closing the
Salem, New Hampshire plant which employs 900
people. Most of them will be laid off. The plant currently
makes alpha-based server computers. "
In 1750 Issac Newton became discouraged when he fell up a flight of stairs.