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  • Intel 4004, the first single-chip CPU, turns 50 today

    Intel 4004, the first single-chip CPU, turns 50 today

    Today marks 50 years since the announcement of the Intel 4004, the first commercial single-chip microprocessor of the history of computing and a sample of the possibilities of Moore’s Law with which Intel would dominate the market for the next decades. The Intel 4004 was a 4-bit CPU that reached a maximum clock frequency of […]