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Assemble the $99 Kano DIY computer in minutes

Can computers, and even coding, be as simple and fun as Lego?<p>Yes, says the London-based group behind Kano, a $99 DIY computer that's designed to provide a sense of play and exploration for what can sometimes seem like just a black box.<p>Since its debut on Kickstarter earlier this week, the concept …

'Kano' Raspberry Pi toolkit hits $100k Kickstarter target

Crowdfunding project for lego-style Raspberry Pi toolkit reaches target in just 18 hours<p>A crowdfunding project that aims to make the Raspberry Pi available to children as young as six has reached its $100,000 (£62,000) goal on <b>Kickstarter</b> in just 18 hours.<p>While the idea of the credit-card-sized …

Kano launches Kickstarter for a PC kit that anyone can assemble into a computer

Kano is launching a Kickstarter campaign today to create a small computer kit that anyone can use to make their very own computer.<p>The London-based company’s mission is to give young people, or the young at heart, a simple and fun way to create something with technology and take control of the world …

Kano Raspberry Pi kit doubles Kickstarter target in two days

<b>A COMPUTER KIT</b> aimed at computing kids has quickly doubled its $100,000 target on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter.<p>The Kano kit for the Raspberry …

Kano simplifies Raspberry Pi, smashes Kickstarter target

Kano has developed a kit comprised of a<p>Raspberry Pi and various other components to allow anyone to build a computer in around an hour.<p>The Kano kit …

Citizen Kano pitches easy-build Raspberry Pi for code-hungry kids

Anyone can toss together a Raspberry Pi and a bunch of accessories and call it a computer learning kit, but Kano has a more joined-up approach which …

Kano, the modular Raspberry Pi powered DIY computer that 'anyone can make'

Kano, the modular Raspberry Pi powered DIY computer that ‘anyone can make’<p>We’re loving this. Kickstarter-backed Raspberry Pi-project Kano is the …

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Kano - Kickstart a Pi kit for beginners

We first met Alex Klein shortly after we’d launched the Raspberry Pi, when he was working for Newsweek and came to visit to write a story about us. …

Crowdfund this: the Kano computer you can build in 107 seconds

The Raspberry Pi is a fantastic little machine, but not that simple to get up and running if the user has never built a PC or used Linux before.<p>Kano is trying to change that for adults and children alike.<p>At its heart, Kano is essentially a Raspberry Pi kit but it goes further by providing a …

Kano is a $99 DIY, Raspberry Pi-Powered PC Building Kit

I have a confession to make: I’ve never built my own computer. This comes from someone whose father was a programmer at IBM, and worked in the days when a single machine was big enough to fill an entire building.<p>For me, the thought of building a PC from scratch is overwhelming. Yet I’ve always …

$99 Kano kit aims to make Raspberry Pi as simple and fun as Lego

At $35, the Raspberry Pi is still one of the best DIY computing bargains around. Now, a Kickstarter project called Kano is making the Pi even more …

Kano-Baukasten: In nur 107 Sekunden ins Raspberry-Pi-Universum

Ein Computer- und Programmierbaukasten für Kids und Erwachsene, das ist Kano. Einfach wie Lego soll er sein und mit einem Raspberry-Pi noch cool …

99ドルで“自分で作って学べる”コンピューター「kano」

Financie isso: kit Kano transforma o Raspberry Pi em um PC para crianças (e adultos) - Tecnoblog

Já conhece a nova extensão do <b>Tecnoblog</b>?<p>O Kano é mais um daqueles projetos que nos fazem querer pagar uma cerveja para o inventor do crowdfunding. A …

Construire un ordi devient un jeu d'enfant

Kano est aussi simple à assembler qu’une boîte de Lego, assurent les concepteurs londoniens de ce mini-ordinateur vendu en kit. Ceux-ci ont réussi …

Raspberry Pi is as 'simple as Lego' with Kano kit

Who doesn't love Raspberry Pi? The simple and cheap million-selling computer gets easier to use with Kano, a crowdfunded, kid-friendly way for …

Making a friendlier Raspberry Pi

<b>In an office deep in London's trendy Shoreditch, Alex Klein is engaged on a mission. He's assembled a small team - an Israeli, an Italian and a smattering of recent Cambridge maths graduates - to address an important task. They are trying to make the Raspberry Pi more user-friendly.</b><p>Mr Klein, a …

Gadget start-ups are a neat fit for investors | Financial Times

New electronics start-ups that aim to demystify how computers and gadgets are created are beginning to emerge from the “maker” movement of tech …

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Former Journalist Creates A Homebrew Computer Buildable In 107 Seconds

These days, electronics are becoming increasingly like modern automobiles–fully sealed and most definitely not user serviceable. But when …

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Kano Kickstarts A Pi-Based, DIY Kit Computer Designed To Make Learning To Code Child’s Play

In the late 1980s a select group of British teens were given (or saved up their pocket money to buy) a small, rubber-keyed home PC called the Sinclair ZX Spectrum. My brother was one of them. And that little box, with its blank canvas start screen that prompted you to try out a few lines of code …

Kano: a Raspberry Pi computer that snaps together like Lego in 107 seconds

A new development kit for the famed Raspberry Pi offers users the chance to build their own computer in just a couple of minutes.<p>The credit-card …

The Kano Kit—Building a Raspberry Pi Computer

The Raspberry Pi has found a place in the maker community, but the original idea behind the Pi was to build a tiny and cheap computer for kids, and to reinvent computing education in schools. The Raspberry Pi Foundation has made a lot of progress toward that goal—assisted by companies like …