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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
They're still there, but there are just better replacements for both of them. The only situation where this might be true is if bit 29 of CPUID 0x80000001 is not set, in which case you can't use MMX in long mode.
x87 is always there.
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