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The Story of the Apollo Guidance Computer, Part 2

In the late 1950’s, before NASA had any intentions of going to the Moon – or needing a computer to get there — the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory had designed and built a small prototype probe they hoped would one day fly to Mars (read the background in part 1 of this story here).  This little probe used a small,… Read More »

ECS LIVA Q Mini PC With Windows 10, Intel Apollo Lake Processors Launched in India: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS LIVA Q comes in 4G RAM/ 32GB storage variant in India LIVA Q with Windows 10 is priced at Rs. 15,500 The mini PC weighs just 260 grams Elitegroup Computer System (ECS) has expanded its family of ultra-compact LIVA-branded PCs for consumers with a new model called the LIVA Q. It is a pocket-sized mini-pc that features… Read More »