Dothan piles the heat on Prescott @ The Inquirer

@ 2004/06/02
Trouble is ‘cool stuff’ really only means a new, cumbersome and highly inefficient operating system. Playing MP3s, spinning DVDs or controlling the washing machine from your sofa are hardly tasks that swallow up a surfeit of MIPS. Indeed, back in the mists of time, a young Craig Barrett told a London audience that the then brand new Pentium 3 was so smart, thanks to its multimedia extensions, that it could do 3D modelling in real time. And he demo’d it.

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