After decades of dominance by Intel and AMD, the mainstream CPU market is heating up. From servers to embedded, new architectures are emerging to challenge the old guard.
Get Ready for the Most Interesting CPU Market We’ve Seen in Decades
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.