Macro-economic consequences of Moore's law?

By: David Hess (davidwhess.delete@this.gmail.com), April 21, 2017 7:40 am
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Ireland (boh.delete@this.outlook.ie) on April 20, 2017 9:55 am wrote:
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> Where I've found this experiment to work successfully (i.e. converting a laptop, into a device
> such as this, which one could use a laptop as a low power media playing instrument), is where the CPU
> was a low-power Atom, a tablet CPU effectively, rather than a laptop cpu. I just speculate, that more
> laptops ought to get 'built' around good, tablet type of chips. Give the laptop a decent sized battery,
> to give it portability. Just throw a little more memory maybe at it, and a PCIe solid state drive, to
> compensate for the 'weak' CPU, and you'd be good. You'd actually have a 'laptop' system then, that was
> actually useful for something. Or at least, it would be for quite a lot of people.

This would have been nice but Intel and Microsoft restricted the use of lower performance and lower cost processors like Atom to laptops with smaller screens, less memory, and generally inferior specifications.
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