The new state of the native ARM, RISC OS market with the demise of the Iyonix has been on the cards since the days when Acorn split from ARM. Due to Acorn barely making any profit. A big nail in the coffin went in when Acorn went. The real surprise in all this is how long a native RISC OS desktop machine has managed to hang on for. Now RISC OS fans can finally stop deluding themselves about the future, it will be interesting to see how many other hardware & software related companies go to the wall and how fast, especially with the current economic environment.