Intel will be shipping the Katmai processor
in 1999, formerly known as the MMX 2. Continuing
the trend of more multimedia friendly processors, Katmai is expected to run
at about 500 mhz, and apparently will preced the Merced, Intel's 64 next-gen
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
saftey deserve neither liberty not saftey."
-- Benjamin Franklin, 1759