But where did they come from? And how are they related to other legacy technologies?
Download that poster-sized infographic to know more about the microprocessor history
In these days of trouble, it is reassuring to read the European Commission will continue today to protect Net Neutrality in Europe as it was defined in the 2015 agreement for an open Internet:
users will be free to access the content of their choice, they will not be unfairly blocked or slowed down anymore, and paid prioritisation will not be allowed.""
One after the other, Linux distributions are dropping support for the Intel x86 32-bit architecture. And this is a concern when running legacy hardware, as well as for embedded systems still based on the Intel 32-bits architecture.
So here is an overview of the OSes that will hopefully support the IA-32 architecture for a couple more years.