- By ExtremeTech
By the end of the ‘90s, AMD stood alone against chip titan Intel. IBM threw in the towel on G5 by the mid-2000s and Intel, it seemed, had won. But not so fast! Intel’s near-total victory by the mid-2000s doesn’t seem to have been a permanent win. The CPU market is now heating up in ways we haven’t seen in decades — here's all the news that should be on your radar.