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osOpinion: The ViTransMetavegemin

Jan 28, 2000, 06:58 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Transmeta, the company formerly known as super-secretive, has finally taken the wraps off its Crusoe processor. Stung by the underwhelmed reaction of press and industry analysts to the Crusoe and its revolutionary "code-morphing" technology, Transmeta has granted me an exclusive interview with Mr. X. Mr. X is a public relations specialist working with Transmeta's Research & Development group...."

"dinotrac: We all love her, Mr. X. Now tell me about this ViTransMetavegemin of yours."

"X: Well, this one's just a prototype, but it demonstrates the next logical step in our code-morphing technology. To be hones, we weren't going to show it to the press, but the Crusoe announcement didn't generate nearly the excitement that it should have. It seems that relatively few people could see the real implications of our technology. Once we realized that you can't expect an analyst to put two and two together without a spreadsheet, we decided to make our future direction public."

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