The Never-Ending Story of x86 Architecture

April 8th, 2007

IntelThe linked article is an interesting non-technical read on the history of Intel’s x86 architecture. Turns out that a significant percentage of the transistors on a modern-day chip exist solely to provide legacy support.

Link: http://news.com.com/…

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