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4/13/2012 10:03 AM EDT
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agk
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agk   4/14/2012 8:48:57 AM
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Even though most of the features are same in all the architectures the success lies in the best marketing efforts with the best customer service in time.

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John.Donovan   4/13/2012 8:34:08 PM
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Sad, but long overdue. Too many missed opportunities.

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US Made   4/13/2012 5:59:59 PM
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Nice Architecture Does not mean a Thing. It is all about execution, execution, and execution. we have seen this from x86 to 68K. x86 vs. DEC, x86 vs. SUN, and saga continues.

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Robotics Developer   4/13/2012 5:02:36 PM
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I must confess to never having used a MIPS processor, instead I had leaned towards the ARM family early on. I am wondering what the IP portfolio is that would be of value to other companies. I would like to know what the analysis think was the limiting factor in the MIPS line? Was it the overall speed, performance, or cost that was the limiting factor in the "ARMs" race?

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