[rescue] Apple WWDC Summary, Cube Computers

Scott Newell newell at cei.net
Tue Jun 24 16:47:11 CDT 2003

>I know that at one time Intel intended to replace all of x86 with a
>hardware chip for running object oriented code.  It sounded interesting,
>but not surprisingly, it just didn't work well.

That would be the iAPX 432.  Multichip, object oriented, lots of microcode,
(possibly designed for Ada?).  Ended up being really slow.


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