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How Smart is Your Computer? Four Interesting Updates in Computer News

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Did you know that about 80 percent of the US population owns a computer? Computer news is relevant to most people, not just tech heads. Here are the four biggest updates from computer articles this week.

1. The Cheapest Computer in the World

The most inexpensive computer, known as the raspberry Pi, is just 25 dollars. It has sold about 1.5 million units over the past year and a half. Tech review sites say that the device is a simple one that has a credit card sized circuit board and no keyboard or screen, and it was designed to be a tool for children to learn computer coding. Most of the sales, however, have gone to tech enthusiasts who, as PC mag reviews point out, can use it in way unique ways, like to run a robot that can tell you the weather and make coffee.

2. How Smart is Your Computer?

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