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News Google extends lowRISC FOSSi partnership

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 17 May 2019.

  1. bit-tech

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  2. Chicken76

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    Would that be Zurich in Switzerland?
     
  3. MLyons

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    I originally wasn't too bothered by RISC-V but after doing some research it actually seems like a really promising and important project.
     
  4. Gareth Halfacree

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    It would indeed! (Well, technically, Zürich, but what's a little diæresis between friends?)
    I'd have to look up the precise quote, but I recall someone saying they'd set up an entire fabless semi company based on the RISC-V ISA for less cash than it would have cost to even begin the process of getting an Arm licence...
     
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