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microcomputer

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Raspberry Pi microcomputer reaches 1 million made in UK

Raspberry Pi, the super-cheap micro PC designed to get kids coding, has sold a staggering 1.75 million units, 1 million of them made here in the UK.

By October 8, 2013

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The computer that's being given away for free to 1 million UK schoolkids

Every UK child within a certain age bracket will be handed a BBC Micro Bit. The makers of the microcomputer hope it will inspire the next generation of programmers for the Internet of Things.

By July 7, 2015

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BBC Micro Bit heading to 1 million UK schoolkids

The BBC's new microcomputer is designed to get kids interested in programming, and is being offered for free to kids across the country. Hit play to see what it can do.

By July 7, 2015

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BBC Micro returns and 'Ant-Man' reviewed in CNET UK Podcast 440

The UK's best technology podcast talks about smartphone decline, microcomputers in the classroom and your favourite tech from childhood. Also ants.

By July 10, 2015

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Get a Raspberry Pi 2 and free router for $41.73

Tinkerers and DIY lovers, this micro-PC is for you. Plus: more free music from Google Play!

By May 19, 2015

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This $9 computer is taking Kickstarter by storm

What Raspberry Pi? The Chip makes big promises and brings in big crowdfunding cash. Meanwhile, Google suspends Map Maker and some self-driving cars are getting into accidents.

By May 11, 2015

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This working computer is smaller than a grain of rice

The University of Michigan's Micro Mote is a fully autonomous computer that's programmed and charged via light and could be used for a variety of medical and industrial purposes.

By April 6, 2015

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1 million UK children to be given a free computer for coding

Samsung, Microsoft, ARM and the people behind Raspberry Pi are collaborating with publicly funded UK broadcaster the BBC on the Micro Dot device.

By March 12, 2015

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Flash can cause camera-shy Raspberry Pi 2 to crash

The microcomputer designed to get kids interested in coding powers down when hit with high-intensity, long-wave flashes from cameras.

By February 9, 2015

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Raspberry Pi comes with free Windows 10 in CNET UK podcast 420

The microcomputer will get a special version of Microsoft software, Google and Uber hit the road and "Black Mirror" could be remade in the US.

By February 5, 2015