E1ven writes: ""We're at an inflection point," AMD Spoksman Mike Silvermantold Mobile Tech Today, "We will all need to let go of the old 'AMD versus Intel' mind-set, because it won't be about that anymore." This has begun speculation that x86's Days as a Consumer Microarchitecture are Numbered."
... though his invention worked superbly -- his theory was a crock of sewage
from beginning to end.
-- Vernor Vinge, "The Peace War"