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Inside the Altair 8800 vintage computer

Inside the Altair 8800 vintage computer

If not the first home computer, Ed Roberts' Altair 8800 was definitely the first successful one. Erik Klein, vintage computer collector and Webmaster of Vintage-computer.com, takes you inside the Altair 8800 as he restores one of these classic machines.

December 20, 2019 by

Best Raspberry Pi alternatives (Best of 2019)

Best Raspberry Pi alternatives (Best of 2019)

Looking for single board computers? Here is a fantastic selection of single board computers suitable for a variety of projects, from basic homebrew builds all the way to advanced applications such as automation, and even AI and ML, with prices ranging from around $10 to over $250.

December 13, 2019 by

Volta XL magnetic USB-C breakaway cable

Volta XL magnetic USB-C breakaway cable

Do you worry that one day you'll pull on your charging cable and drag your expensive laptop to the floor, causing hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars worth of damage? The Volta XL USB-C cable could be the cheap insurance you are looking for.

November 9, 2019 by

The Zendure SuperTank

The Zendure SuperTank

The Zendure SuperTank is an absolute beast. It can fully charge a MacBook Pro in 90 minutes, and can double your battery life. If you have a smartphone such as the iPhone XS, then you can recharge that from the SuperTank a whopping seven times.

November 4, 2019 by

A brief history of Microsoft's Surface: Missteps and successes

A brief history of Microsoft's Surface: Missteps and successes

Microsoft started working on the hybrid devices that now make up the Surface family back in 2009. The group has made some missteps along the way, but today its lineup of Windows 10 devices is genuinely impressive and widely imitated. Here's how the brand has evolved.

September 26, 2019 by

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