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Microsoft has designed an Arm Linux IoT cloud chip. Repeat, an Arm Linux IoT cloud chip

Christian Berger Silver badge

Apparently the real news is that Microsoft freely licenses the chip designs

So the good that could come out of this is that manufacturers could use this as a single hardware platform. That's something that's desperately needed in the ARM world, as currently everybody needs to do their own Linux kernel if they want it to run on ARM.

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