Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 26th Feb 2003 08:05 UTC
SGI and IRIX "A long time ago, in an economy far, far away, computer manufacturer Silicon Graphics Inc. was a powerful force. Hollywood studios courted its executives. They spent hundreds of millions of dollars on the company's colorful and whimsically named machines - "Indigo," "Crimson" and "Onyx," among others. [...] Not anymore. Consumed by its own ambition and wounded by the surging popularity of the free Linux operating system, SGI has lost its star power in Hollywood." Read the article at NewsObserver by P.J. Huffstutter.
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64 bits now?
by Iggy Drougge on Wed 26th Feb 2003 11:29 UTC

Everyone's talking about 64-bit processors in every article nowadays. Yet SGI have had 64-bit MIPS processors since the mid-nineties. Why not put them to use instead?