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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 Oct. 8, 2013

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Inside the world's long-lost first microcomputer

This story mistakenly referred to the Sacramento State 8008 system as having a 9,600-baud modem.

By Jan. 8, 2010

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Inside the world's long-lost first microcomputer

Vintage computer historians have long revered the Altair 8800. But an unknown computer project at Sacramento State beat the Altair by three years. CNET got a look at it.

By Jan. 8, 2010

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Cool! Real train arrives, woman's hair blows onscreen

A smart ad on a Stockholm subway platform use the Raspberry Pi microcomputer to combine tech and creativity for an astounding effect.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Raspberry Pi is as 'simple as Lego' with Kano kit

Raspberry Pi gets easier to use with Kano, a crowdfunded, kid-friendly way to start your own games and coding projects. With stickers!

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Early days of the PC with Radio Shack's TRS-80

Introducing affordable electronics to America, including computers, stereo receivers, and cellular phones, Radio Shack arguably did more for the culture of digital consumerism in the United States than any other company.

By Aug. 18, 2013

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The 404 1,447: Where we put on our party hats (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404: the seven people that hold the keys that control the Internet, a portable printer that turns your Instagram photos into Polaroids, a open source laser tag system gets funded on Kickstarter, and more!

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Raspberry Pi sells a staggering 2 million mini computers

The Raspberry Pi super-cheap mini computer has sold an amazing 2 million units, the charity behind it has announced.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Minecraft for Raspberry Pi coming 'soon'

Minecraft developer Mojang promises the building game will be free, and will let you tinker with code to change gameplay.

By Nov. 26, 2012

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First boot with the Raspberry Pi

This inexpensive microcomputer can be used for a variety of DIY projects. Here's what you need to know before you get started.

By Feb. 13, 2014