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Well, the cat's out of the bag - Jobs has confirmed in his WWDC keynote speech that the first Intel-based Mac will be shipping next June, with the lineup transitioned by June 2007. The demos on stage have been on OS X running on a 3.6GHz P4.

And 10.5 will be known as "Leopard".
 
 
 
 
 
 
SPARC and MIPS are as dead as...well, PA-RISC. I was thinking perhaps if a few years down the road the whole x86 thing is tapped out just as a POWER8 or whatever were to come along and wow us all...Transitive would offer options there, since it sounds like they have pretty good emulation in every direction...or if they had occasion to use POWER and x86 on different product lines simultaneously later on, not just during the transition period. If it’s their own homebrew, don’t know if they’ll have that flexibility.

The only other possibly-reasonable architecture I could think of was XScale, if they were to do some sort of handheld or tablet device. And I don’t think that one’s listed among the current Transitive options (though presumably could be added if demand and performance allow).