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Comment Re:Geez, read a book (Score 1) 54

And aren't these the same?

Firstly, within the CPU, there were multiple functional units ... which could operate in parallel; so it could begin the next instruction while still computing the current one ....

Secondly, the CPU itself contained 10 parallel functional units ... so it could operate on ten different instructions simultaneously.

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