Look at the proposal for Palladium though...it isn't just in the software this would manifest. OK, if PR people want to get picky then...then I'll put it this way. I have NO interest in buying any hardware which contains any TCPA "features"
. Similarly I would have been against buying hard drives containing CPRM and for similar reasons... And as to Hollywood's pet Senator Hollings, he can go shove it with his attempts to mussle the SSSCA renamed through Congress...
Yeah Via did buy Cyrix...and they didn't make the CPUs any better. Then again they also bought S3, and S3 graphics cards have still remained a joke, even since 3dfx came out with the Voodoo Graphics that is. Via chipsets I've used, but as to their branding of Cyrix CPUs and S3 graphics cards