Apple Goes Intel...

Patrick Finnegan pat at computer-refuge.org
Tue Jun 7 09:39:39 CDT 2005


On Tuesday 07 June 2005 09:03, Paul Koning wrote:
> >>>>> "Patrick" == Patrick Finnegan <pat at computer-refuge.org> writes:
>
>  Patrick> IBM seems to be the one remaining major vendor of
>  Patrick> "worthwhile" RISC-powered machines now, since Alpha has
> been Patrick> getting squashed by HPaq for a while now.
>
> There are others.  If you want ready-built workstations, perhaps not,
> but in the embedded world, MIPS and ARM are both alive and well, with
> substantial advantages.

I said major vendor, and meant general purpose computer, not embedded 
stuff.  Apple doesn't make PPC embedded stuff last I checked..

Pat
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