risc

Raspberry Pi

Why RISC-V isn’t killing Arm (yet)

This video is from Jeff Geerling. The Mars CM is neat. But is it an adequate replacement for the Raspberry Pi CM4? Links: Mars CM: https://milkv.io/mars-cm ARACE store: https://arace.tech/products/milk-v-mars-cm Mars CM test data: https://github.com/geerlingguy/sbc-reviews/issues/22 StarFive VisionFive 2 review: https://www.jeffgeerling.com/blog/2023/risc-v-business-testing-starfives-visionfive-2-sbc

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Windows

Microsoft’s “Pathetic” Operating Systems – Steve Ballmer and Breakfast at Denny’s with Dave Cutler

In this video from Dave’s Garage, Dave Cutler discusses how Steve Ballmer “fleeced” him at a Denny’s, plus how RISC architecture challenged the status quo in the late 1980s.

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Apple Hardware Mobile

RISC vs CISC

Around six months ago, I purchased a MacBook with an M2 chip on it. I was expecting somewhat better battery life, but not life changing more battery life. Allow me to explain. Outlet Hunting We’ve all been there: whether it’s at an airport or a tech conference, we all have become accustomed to hunting for […]

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