chill writes: "Intel agreed to purchase software company Wind River Systems Inc. for about $884 million, part of an effort to move beyond personal computers. Wind River's primary product is VxWorks, the real-time operating system popular with mission-critical, embedded systems."
"An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a
cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup." - H.L. Mencken