Tag Archives: Computer

Raspberry Pi pre-orders get snapped up

Raspberry Pi The Raspberry Pi has proved as tasty a computing morsel as it sounds, with the tiny, inexpensive machine going up for pre-order yesterday – and the website promptly falling over due.. more
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Raspberry Pi £15 computer out January

Raspberry Pi You may recall the Raspberry Pi from earlier this year. It’s the super-budget £15 credit card sized computer created by David Braben, the chap who famously programmed the classic eighties space.. more
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Government agrees computer classes need reform

mobile-industry The government has come out and said that today’s ICT classes need attention to make them more relevant to actual coding employment. This revelation comes in response to the ‘Next Gen’.. more
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First business computer LEO is 60 today

60 years ago today, the world’s very first business computer “LEO” was built by British food manufacturer J Lyons & Co. Following the war, executives at the company were intrigued to know whether the computers they had heard about during their service could help to.. more
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Stolen MacBook recovered using Hidden spying app

Joshua Kaufman, an “interaction designer” from San Francisco, had his MacBook interacted with in a most unwanted manner when it was pinched from his apartment in Oakland back in March. Unbeknownst to the thief, the MacBook had the Hidden application installed on it, which takes.. more
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Elite programmer creates £15 PC-on-a-stick

Remember David Braben? The man responsible for a good deal of our teenage weekends spent launching our vector graphic spaceship from Lave, exploring space, trading luxury goods one way, computers back the other, while dodging and blasting pirates. Yes, he was the programmer of the.. more
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Apple updates iMac with Thunderbolt and Intel Sandy Bridge chips

Apple has announced a refresh of its all-in-one iMac line, with the addition of Intel Sandy Bridge processors and speedy Thunderbolt I/O technology. The new iMac comes souped-up with quad-core Intel Core i5 processors, going up to a Core i7 running at 3.4GHz at the.. more
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Tablet market to sky-rocket to $49 billion by 2015

The tablet market is big business, that much is clear, and analysts are certain that in a few years time, the explosive growth we’re seeing now will have continued. Particularly when tablets really come down to a more mainstream price level – some new offerings.. more
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Mind reading computer technology being developed

It seems that scientists at the Washington University School of Medicine have developed technology which can enable a computer to read your mind. To a very limited extent, but still, this is highly ground breaking stuff. The system works by using a technique called electrocortiography,.. more
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Elite to relaunch ZX Spectrum in 2012

It’s the 30th anniversary of the ZX Spectrum next year, and apparently there are plans to relaunch the rubbery keyed home computer. According to a report in the Telegraph, Elite Systems is undertaking this project. Elite is a games developer which was founded in 1984,.. more
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