Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 15th May 2012 14:05 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems "As the Raspberry Pi started to ship the Sinclair ZX Spectrum turned 30 years old, and comparisons were being made between the two and their role in providing access to affordable computer hardware. Given the phenomenal advances in computing since the birth of the ZX Spectrum, I thought it might be fun to compare the Raspberry Pi with a computer that was closer to the state of the art at around that time, and to see if the Raspberry Pi could fill its shoes..."
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Yeah,
by kokara4a on Tue 15th May 2012 14:18 UTC
kokara4a
Member since:
2005-09-16

Computing has come a long way for 30 years. If only it was possible to actually buy a RaspberryPi right now... ;)

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RE: Yeah,
by Thom_Holwerda on Tue 15th May 2012 14:19 in reply to "Yeah,"
Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

Mine's supposed to come any day now ;) .

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RE[2]: Yeah,
by MOS6510 on Tue 15th May 2012 15:28 in reply to "RE: Yeah,"
MOS6510 Member since:
2011-05-12

Then I hope you don't have a wife/girlfriend like me who hours after I've come home mentions a packaged had arrived.

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RE[2]: Yeah,
by Morgan on Tue 15th May 2012 16:39 in reply to "RE: Yeah,"
Morgan Member since:
2005-06-29

Mine is supposed to be delivered in the week of May 28th, according to the email from Farnell. It's just a couple of weeks after my birthday so it's going to be a great present to myself. ;)

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RE[2]: Yeah,
by robojerk on Tue 15th May 2012 20:37 in reply to "RE: Yeah,"
robojerk Member since:
2006-01-10

Mine is supposed to come sometime in August. ;)

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RE[2]: Yeah,
by manjabes on Tue 15th May 2012 21:01 in reply to "RE: Yeah,"
manjabes Member since:
2005-08-27

I hate to brag, but...nah, who am I kidding, I LOVE to brag so...I already have mine ;)

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