What is Moore's law?

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Moore's law is the observation that the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit doubles about every two years.

In simple terms, it states that computing would dramatically increase in power, and decrease in relative cost, at an exponential rate.

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Interesting reading: Over fifty years of Moore law by Intel

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