Rare Apple-1 Computer Goes Up for Auction, Could Fetch Up to $650,000

The Apple-1 computer, the first Apple computer, cost approximately $666 when it was first released in 1976, but now one of the few surviving Apple-1s is expected to fetch up to GBP 300,000 – GBP 500,000 ($389,878 – $649,797) in auction. The auction house Christie’s is offering a rare example of the first personal computer sold with a […]

Dr Disrespect Calls TimTheTatman’s Computer Donation A Publicity Stunt

Well that didn’t last long. An amazingly kind gesture by Twitch stream Tim “TimTheTatman” Betar is being mocked by Dr Disrespect, calling into question the motive behind it. TimTheTatman seemingly made a young fan’s life when he offered to buy him a new computer. Dr Disrespect, however, implied on stream that that gift will never come. He even […]

Widespread computer outage hit American, JetBlue, leaving passengers grounded

Many travelers were left waiting around Tuesday after a computer glitch hit the reservation and booking system used by several US airlines. American Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines were among the companies affected by the outage. The airlines are now saying systems have been restored. “All functions have been restored following a temporary outage of Sabre’s systems that impacted […]

Computer science standards talks divide Wyoming

Action on Wyoming’s proposed computer science standards stalled during a State Board Of Education meeting last week over disagreements on how the standards should be implemented. State lawmakers created legislation last year tasking the Board with developing uniform K-12 student content and performance standards for computer science education by Jan 1, 2022. But two motions proposed during a meeting […]

Gaming Computer Black Friday Deals

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Apple Set to Counter Microsoft By Building ‘Star’ Hybrid Computer With ARM Processors: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is reportedly developing its hybrid computer Codenamed Star, the device will be powered by ARM processors It is also said to run a derivative of iOS Amid rumours of the Mac ecosystem coming a step closer to iOS, Apple is now reportedly building a hybrid computer that is said to use ARM processors. The new device, codenamed ‘Star’, […]

Setting up an iPad for coding is my greatest feat as a computer user

A few months ago, I detailed my process for setting up a Pixelbook to code on. It wasn’t easy or simple or straightforward, but it worked in the end: I had all the power and flexibility of Linux, access to my favorite code editor (VS Code), and, of course, the slick web browsing experience that Chromebooks […]

Royal Children’s Hospital staff ripped off in computer pay glitch

HUNDREDS of Royal Children’s Hospital staff have either not been paid or been underpaid due to a payroll glitch that has plagued the hospital for two months. The introduction of a new payroll system in May, which is overseen by Melbourne Health, has left many of the RCH’s 5000 medical and other workers with empty […]

More women and minorities than ever are taking college-level computer courses in high school

The share of women and underrepresented minorities taking computer science for college credit in high school spiked, thanks in part to a second Advanced Placement computer science course that launched this year. Part of the credit also belongs to Code.org, a nonprofit that teaches K-12 computer science curriculum and has been working to bring more women […]