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Old 11-18-2006, 01:47 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by eboloid
Just about every CPU has had a name since somebody realized 10 years ago that they couldn't register trademarks for strings of digits. So now we've got Pentiums, Opterons, Cells, PowerPCs, and so on. It's too trivial a point to ever make when trying to evaluate the merits of a piece of kit.

It's that simple.
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