At the beginning of 2013, I posted "Going in the wrong direction". I figured it would be a good time to revisit the theme. From 2012 to 2015, what does $35 buy you, and did we ever reach the predicted $20 / sub $20 computing units?
Sure, microcontrollers have come down in price. For example, an ARM based unit:
Teensy LC: ARM based 32 bit cortex M0+, similar to the Teensy V3.1, but Low Cost ($11.65) http://t.co/Sv9puRDABlBut what about computers with an OS?
— Francois Dion (@f_dion) February 3, 2015
The follow upIt's on my new blog, talking a bit about the progression of inexpensive tech, thanks to Moore's law:
3D Future Tech - Moores law in action
Check it out!