43 Results for

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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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 January 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 January 8, 2010

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The first microcomputers (images)

During a visit to the DigiBarn Computer Museum in Boulder Creek, Calif., CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman gets a look at what may be the world's first complete microcomputer system, as well as the oldest assembled mint-condition Altair 8080.

16 Images By January 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 February 28, 2014

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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 February 13, 2014

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Raspberry Pi Model B doubles its RAM, out today

The Raspberry Pi microcomputer is getting beefier, at no extra cost.

By October 15, 2012

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Energy monitor sees $7.5 million in funding round

Sentilla has secured Series B funding for its wireless microcomputer energy monitoring system for industrial and commercial facilities.

By January 7, 2009

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Attack of the giant Chumby

CNET's Donald Bell reviews the Insignia Infocast, an Internet-connected touch-screen microcomputer running a scaled-up version of the Chumby apps platform. The screen measures 8 inches diagonally and the price is hard to beat at $169.

By August 21, 2010

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Enphase Energy to bring 'microinverters' to solar panels

Like the microcomputer--also known as the PC--shook up computing, microinverters will make solar more widespread, says start-up.

By January 29, 2008