Yearly Archives: 2015


BLOCKS news and updates

BLOCKS versions

BLOCKS versions

BLOCKS will be available in 3 colour options, which you will be able to select after launch, and will be made from a high quality, durable plastic. Casings in other materials and colours will be made available next year onwards.
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Acer Revo Build, a tiny modular mini PC

acer-revo-buildAt the IFA 2015 in Berlin, Acer announced a mini desktop PC with modular components.

In this way users can add and take away modules as they want.

The Revo Build M1-601 is packaged in a tiny 1 liter chassis with a 125 x 125 mm footprint that takes up minimal space and can be placed almost anywhere.
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Project Ara news

EPM

EPM

During the last days, the official Twitter Project Ara account continues to be very active.

The team has shown the new logo and announced several bits of news. Project Ara will no longer use electropermanent magnets (EPM) to keep the modules attached to the endoskeleton.

An electropermanent magnet can be switched on and off electrically and it doesn’t require power to remain magnetized.
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