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Now Microsoft ports Windows 10, Linux to homegrown CPU design

Paul Crawford Silver badge

It is probably much much simpler and its why x86 persists, why Windows RT was doomed, and why practically all phones use ARM chips: Software.

No one really wants to recompile, test (yes, I know its a novel concept), debug and support existing software for a new product hardly anyone uses. And so the new product remains hardly used.

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