quote: Not if its recompiled, which if you avoid lacing too many X86 instructions in your code, isn't that hard to do.
quote: Having Win8 run natively on ARM will help with this transition. The lack of an x86 emulator will slow it down in the beginning, but after a couple of years there will be 'legacy' ARM programs & a growing number of ARM ports & clones of the popular x86 software.
quote: Apple used this transition model as the Mac went from Motorola 68k to PPC to x86.
quote: I use Macs, and I don't mind if everything I own is Mac OS and ARM, one day