[FoRK] almost

Stephen Williams sdw at lig.net
Fri Mar 2 01:03:39 PST 2012

Are you on the Raspberry Pi waiting list yet?
Not mobile, but amazing.  I've been playing with Plugcomputers for a while, which was the same thing in a better package but just a 
bit too much money.


On 3/1/12 9:56 PM, Tom Higgins wrote:
> I reckon I do not cotton to the mass lumpens dream of a killer app, I
> will say that if there is not something like AppInventor or SL4A then
> the platform is dead to me. I do not play it well or often, but if  I
> can not easily futz with code to do some odd bit of task or another
> then what really is the point of the damn thing? NPR streamer...any
> 20$ Deal Extreme special can do that....same for mp3 playing. Watching
> things? Sure I will sometimes watch the Yogs or some such on my
> phone...maybe even catch a half watch episode of top chef ...but it
> will take 10 inches or more to please me....for video.....erm...moving
> along....So this iWhatever thang....geeka please.....you really want
> that can of smacketh downing opening up on ya?
> -tom(being able to code up a Stephen Fry wake up alarm app for my own
> use...priceless)higgins

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