Intel Realizes the Only Way to Save x86 is to Democratize it, Reopens x86 IP Licensing

01.04.2024 в 10:03,
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Back in the glory days of x86 in the 1990s, you could buy an IBM PC-compatible x86 processor from not just Intel and AMD, but also the likes of Cyrix, IDT, Transmeta, and NEC. Competition among the va

rious x86 licensees propelled innovation through the first half of the 32-bit era, but toward the end of the century, and with the Y2K frenzy looming, the PC processor market saw a slew of consolidati ...

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