Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 22nd Sep 2009 21:54 UTC
Intel The Intel Developer Forum is currently in full swing, but it kicked off with a speech by Intel CEO Paul Otellini. Well, there's bad news for those of us who long for a time where lots of different architectures compete with one another, ensuring that technology is moved forward. Otellini's plans for Intel basically come down to one thing: x86 everywhere.
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by Soulbender on Wed 23rd Sep 2009 07:13 UTC in reply to "..."
Soulbender
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2005-08-18

x86 everywhere makes the life of the programmers a lot easier.


How so? Unless you're writing assembly code the CPU architecture doesn't matter that much anymore.

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