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 Great Moments in Microprocessor History

The evolution of the modern microprocessor is one of many surprising twists and turns. Who invented the first micro? Who had the first 32-bit single-chip design? From the vacuum tube to today's dual-core multithreaded madness, this article shows the defining decisions that brought the contemporary microprocessor to its present-day configuration.

 (Submitted by Anonymous Tue Jul 5, 2005 )

  


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