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Emulating x86: Microsoft builds granny flat into Windows 10

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Cart before the horse

Apple's library was noticeably smaller than Microsoft's, thus making it easier to convert. Also, Apple controlled the hardware chain so there were very predictable hardware specs for the devs to work with. Even with the brief stint into third-party PPC Macs, the specs were still pretty strict.

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