Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 16th May 2006 22:43 UTC
AMD AMD confirmed details of its "Next Generation Processor Technology" today, but it's really business as usual for the company. As AMD heads to four-core country, the company will continue to improve the bandwidth of its processor package, tweak memory and rely on help from partners to compete with an upcoming line of revamped chips from Intel.
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RE[2]: Why multicore
by evert on Wed 17th May 2006 05:53 UTC in reply to "RE: Why multicore"
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> By JacobMunoz (1.69) on 2006-05-17 04:46:30 UTC in reply to ""
> I know BeOS/Zeta is supposedly 'dead', but that desktop OS supports up to 16 CPUs

Yes, it was wonderful technology. If Haiku can reproduce that, it would be great.

One of the advantages of BeOS was that the API agressively promoted multitreading - all apps written using the BeOS API were automagically multitreaded.

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