BSN: "The IT industry is trying desperately to be politically correct. For instance, if you search the web for "sexa-core", the only proper (Latin) term for six core CPUs, you won't find a lot of sites, yet alone official company documents. Yet, you'll see quad-core and dual-core everywhere.
But the sexa-core affair isn't the first one. The players in the IT industry desperately tried to avoid "the number of the beast" from Christian mythodology."