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VMWare's hypervisor patch for Spectre/Meltdown will update CPU microcode without a BIOS update. https://t.co/o4xBmG5Oi5 but Windows Server patches do not - unless you use VMWare's unsupported Fling for Windows. Shame, as many server models do not have BIOS updates available.
Windows Mixed Reality: Acer headset review and Microsoft’s (lack of) content problem; also, how much VR do we want or need? https://t.co/o2dIT8Ntpe
RT @BruceDawson0xB: Meltdown reminded me of a speculative execution bug I wrestled with in 2005, so I wrote about it:  https://randomascii.wordpress.com/2018/01/07/finding-a-cpu-design-bug-in-the-xbox-360/ 
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