$35 Raspberry Pi computer launches

Updated 12:42 PM ET, Wed February 29, 2012
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The $35 credit card-sized Raspberry Pi computer sold out within hours of its debut Wednesday. RASPBERRY PI FOUNDATION
The miniature circuit board has 256MB of RAM, one audio and two USB ports, an Ethernet port, external SD memory and can be powered by a standard USB mobile phone charger. ELEMENT14
The Raspberry Pi can plug into any television and can power 3D graphics and Blu-ray video playback. ELEMENT14
Designers hope the pocket-sized PC will inspire children to learn about computer programming. ELEMENT14