Semi-OT:A Nice Trend returning to upgradeable RAM

A new type of memory, “Compression-mounted:”, apparently offers the advantages of soldered memory but can be removed with a few screws.

Of course, the other trend in memory+CPU at the moment, exemplified by the Apple Silicon CPUs and the on-package memory of Meteor Lake, is to just fuse the memory and CPU for increased bandwidth, so let’s see which way the future goes.