It's been a tough time for many tech stocks. Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ:JAVA) and Texas Instruments (NYSE:TXN) reported weaker-than-expected results, and Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) announced that it was laying off 10% of its workforce. So what does the future hold for technology bellwether Intel (NYSE:INTC)? Will Intel's Atom processor produce smashing returns for Dell (NASDAQ:DELL)? The Motley Fool recently had an opportunity to get a firsthand look at all things Intel; in this installment of "Fool Video," Motley Fool contributors Tim Beyers and Karl Thiel discuss Intel's future.

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